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Twenty-Two Students Win Brown CS Senior Prizes

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Brown CS has just announced that it has recognized 22 graduating seniors for their academic accomplishments as well as their service to the department this year.  Shira Abramovich, Stephanie Alvarado, Griffin Beels, Matthew ...

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Cousins, Lim, Martinez, Wrenn, And Zamanian Win University And ACM Distinctions

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The close of the Spring, 2021 semester has brought a number of new honors for Brown CS. Five students earned distinctions for their academic achievement, their dissertations, and their professional and teaching excellence from the Association for Computing Machinery ...

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Brown University Launches A Fully Online Master Of Science In Cybersecurity

Brown University has just announced a new degree program that provides graduates with a sophisticated technical understanding of cybersecurity and the ability to communicate topics in the field to both technical and non-technical audiences. Offered entirely online, the Master of Science in Cybersecurity allows students worldwide to study at Brown without leaving home, taking the ...

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Alum Dr. Barbara Gershon Ryder (Brown 1969) Wins NCWIT's Harrold And Notkin Research And Graduate Mentoring Award

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"Dr. Ryder is a high achiever in her research, mentoring and diversity service," notes Professor and Department Head Calvin J. Ribbens of Virginia Tech in his recommendation letter for Brown CS alum Barbara Ryder. "As the first woman ...

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Ross Briden And Zachary Espiritu Win The Randy F. Pausch Computer Science Undergraduate Summer Research Award

Click the links that follow for more news items about Stephen Bach, Zachary EspirituPeter NorvigRoberto Tamassia, and the Randy F. Pausch '82 Computer Science Undergraduate Summer Research Award.

The Randy F. Pausch '82 Computer Science Undergraduate Summer Research Award, given this year to Ross Briden and Zachary Espiritu to support their work with ...

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A Close Look At Embedding Socially Responsible Computing Content: CS 19

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For decades, Brown CS has been examining the computer scientist’s impact in a world of constant technological acceleration. The Socially Responsible Computing program, which puts societal and ethical issues at the heart of the department’s undergraduate ...

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Kamara, Moataz, Park, And Qin Explore Possibilities For An Ultra-Secure Gun Registry

Click the link that follows for more news about Seny Kamara, Tarik MoatazLucy Qin, and other recent accomplishments by our faculty and students.

by Kevin Stacey (Senior Writer, Physical Sciences)

Proposals to create a national gun registry have long been met with fierce opposition from gun rights advocates. While proponents say a registry would ...

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DARPA Names Theophilus A. Benson To Its Information Science And Technology (ISAT) Study Group

Click the links that follow for more news items about Theophilus "Theo" A. Benson and other recent accomplishments by Brown CS faculty.

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), a research and development agency of the U.S. Department of Defense responsible for the development of emerging technologies for use by the military, has just ...

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Anna Lysyanskaya And Ritambhara Singh Win Salomon Awards

Click the links that follow for more news about Anna Lysyanskaya, Ritambhara SinghRichard B. Salomon Faculty Awards, and other recent accomplishments by our faculty.

Professor Anna Lysyanskaya of Brown CS and Professor Ritambhara Singh of Brown CS and Brown University's Center for Computational Molecular Biology have each just received a Richard B. Salomon ...

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Sorin Istrail Has Been Named An International Society For Computational Biology Fellow

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Professor Sorin Istrail of Brown CS has just received the high honor of being named a Fellow of the International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB). "We were pleased to receive many excellent nominations this year," writes Bonnie ...

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