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Shriram Krishnamurthi Gives A Keynote At École Polytechnique Fédérale De Lausanne

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École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) has recently made "computational thinking" part of its curriculum for all students, and last month, they held the Teaching Computational Thinking Workshop to begin addressing questions about how the subject can and should be integrated into scientific ...

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Vint Cerf Sees Bootstrap As Part Of

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"People learn at different speeds and use different methods to reinforce what they are learning," writes Vinton G. Cerf in the latest issue of Communications of the ACM. Looking for pedagogy that breaks with tradition, the Internet ...

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Shriram Krishnamurthi Will Give A Keynote Lecture At Programming 2018

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This week, Professor Shriram Krishnamurthi of Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS) continues a busy season of domestic and international lectures by delivering a keynote address ("The Recurring Rainfall Problem") at the International Conference on the Art ...

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Brown CS Welcomes A Record Number Of Undergraduate Summer Researchers

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For decades, we've heard from our undergrads that the chance to perform cutting-edge research is one of the primary reasons why they chose Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS). Far from the clerical duties or errand-running that some ...

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Theophilus Benson And George Konidaris Earn Salomon Awards

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Less than a year after Professor Theophilus (Theo) Benson's arrival at Brown University’s Computer Science Department (Brown CS), and less than two after Professor George Konidaris joined the Brown CS faculty, they've ...

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Theophilus Benson's Work Wins An Applied Networking Research Prize

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Research by Professor Theophilus Benson of Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS) and his collaborators has just won one of the Internet Research Task Force (IRTF)'s six Applied Networking Research Prizes for 2018. It's also one of only ...

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Lack Of Diverse Speakers At RSA 2018 Provokes The Creation Of A New Conference

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In the ongoing effort to bring diversity and inclusion to the field of computer science, it was one step backward and then at least two in a profoundly positive direction. When the world's largest gathering ...

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Lauren Ho And Nina Polshakova Earn KPCB Fellowships

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The Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers (KPCB) Engineering Fellows Program is one of technology’s most prestigious fellowships, with only 51 students chosen in 2018 from a pool of almost 3,000. This year, undergraduate students Lauren Ho and ...

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Amy Greenwald And Seny Kamara Receive Promotions

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Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS) is happy to announce that pending the anticipated approval of the Corporation of Brown, Amy Greenwald will be promoted to the rank of Full Professor and Seny Kamara will ...

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Krishnamurthi's Article On Programming Languages Is The Communications Of The ACM Cover Story

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"Though my head is often in security, networking, formal methods, and HCI," says Professor Shriram Krishnamurthi of Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS), "my heart is in programming languages." He now gets to share his latest thoughts on the subject ...

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