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Lara Kattan

Data scientist at Metis. Previously a risk consultant at McKinsey & Co. I have a master's in public policy and econometrics from the University of Chicago and a B.A. in economics and political science from Northwestern University. I'm currently working towards a master's in computer science from DePaul University in Chicago.

How to overflow a stack

Let’s get the obvious out of the way: You don’t actually want to overflow a stack. But if, like me, you get most of your knowledge these days from stackoverflow.com, you may have wondered about the provenance of that website’s name. While I can’t tell you why they called it […]