McCarthy - Machine Learning Pathway

Name: McCarthy Nolan

Team: Machine Learning Team 8 (Bertinator)

Technical Area: I’ve learned about the inner workings of a web crawler and how to build one. I also learned more specifically about our implementation of BERT.

Tools: Python, Pandas, Scrapy, Git

Soft skills: I learned about how to work with a team across the world, and how to coordinate work remotely.


  1. Learning about web scraping and building a crawler
  2. Got up to speed with the workflow and how to integrate into it
  3. Understanding the steady pace of progress, and how to meet deadlines

Meetings attended:
I attended one initial meeting and have watched all the recordings.

Goals for upcoming week:
Attend all future meetings with my cleared schedule and build a basic model.