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Seventeen Students Win Brown CS Senior Prizes

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Brown CS has just announced that it will recognize 17 graduating seniors for their achievements this year. Evan Cater, Min Jean Cho, Tyler DeFroscia, Megan Gessner, Brad Guesman, Samuel Hinthorn, Shawna Huang, Brendan ...

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Eleanor Avril Wins The Norman K. Meyrowitz '81 Award

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Brown University's Department of Computer Science has just announced that Eleanor Avril, a Brown CS student and one of the four Meta-TAs who coordinate the Undergraduate Teaching Assistant program, has just won the Norman ...

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Lorenzo De Stefani Returns To Brown CS As Lecturer

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Lorenzo De Stefani is the most recent hire in the multi-year CS With Impact campaign, the largest expansion in Brown CS history. One of the most fortunate things in his early life, he tells us, was ...

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Brown Visual Computing Launches A New Website

Click the links that follow for more news items about Jeff Huang, John "Spike" Hughes, David Laidlaw, Barbara Meier, Daniel RitchieJames Tompkin, and Andries "Andy" van Dam.

The longest continuously running graphics group in the known universe, Brown Visual Computing, has just released a new website, https://visual.cs.brown.edu/. Dating back to ...

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Malte Schwarzkopf Wins A Salomon Award For GDPR-Compliant System Design

Click the links that follow for more news items about Malte SchwarzkopfRichard B. Salomon Faculty Awards, and other recent accomplishments by our faculty.

Less than a year after his arrival at Brown, Professor Malte Schwarzkopf of Brown CS has received a Richard B. Salomon Faculty Research Award. The award, given annually by Brown’s ...

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PhD Student Lucy Qin Receives An NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

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Brown CS PhD student Lucy Qin (advised by Brown CS Professor Seny Kamara) has just received an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship for her work in applied ...

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Don Stanford Wins Brown's Hazeltine Mentoring In Entrepreneurship Award

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Professor Donald Stanford '72 ScM '77 of Brown CS has just been recognized for his dedication to student mentoring, particularly with aspiring entrepreneurs, with the Hazeltine Mentoring in Entrepreneurship Award. Founded by a group of alums, it ...

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Anna Lysyanskaya Helps Preserve Privacy During Contact Tracing

by Kevin Stacey (Science News Writer, Physical Sciences)

One of the keys to safely ending COVID-19 lockdowns across the country is contact tracing — identifying people who have been exposed to the virus to prevent them from spreading it. A Brown University computer scientist is part of an international research team trying to enable contact tracking ...

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Brown CS Alum Thomas Dickerson Helps Replicate Brown In Minecraft For Virtual Visitors

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A recent Brown Daily Herald article provides the story behind a new online replica of the Brown University campus. A joint effort between Brown Esports and Geopipe, it's already providing a valuable service to prospective ...

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Nishanth Kumar Has Been Named A 2020 Barry M. Goldwater Scholar

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Brown University undergraduate Nishanth Kumar, a Computer Engineering concentrator and Brown CS researcher, has recently received the Barry Goldwater Scholarship for his research into Learning from Demonstration (LfD). The scholarship was established by Congress ...

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