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Milda Zizyte Joins Brown CS As Lecturer

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Milda Zizyte has just joined Brown CS as our newest lecturer. She’s the latest hire in the multi-year CS With Impact campaign, the most significant expansion in Brown CS history.

Asked about her heroes in life, she says, “It ...

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Eli Upfal And Collaborators Win A Prestigious Award Named For His Late Predecessor

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by Kevin Stacey (Senior Writer, Physical Sciences)

The Paris Kanellakis Theory and Practice Award given by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is one of the most prestigious awards in theoretical computing — and it’s named for ...

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George Konidaris Wins Brown's Romer Prize For Undergraduate Advising And Mentoring

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Professor George Konidaris of Brown CS has just been awarded the Karen T. Romer Prize for Undergraduate Advising and Mentoring. This award, selected by a committee of ...

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Students From HUGs Present Socially-Responsible AI Research At The exploreCSR Poster Session

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Thanks to an exploreCSR award from Google, Professors Amy GreenwaldJeff HuangDaniel Ritchie (lead organizer of ...

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Eli Upfal And Collaborators Receive ACM's Paris Kanellakis Theory And Practice Award

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This week, Professor Eli Upfal of Brown CS and his collaborators received one of theoretical computer science's highest honors, an award that also pays tribute to Eli's predecessor at Brown University. Together with Yossi Azar ...

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Look Where Our 2021 Graduates Are Headed!

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At this spring's Commencement ceremony, held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Brown CS presented undergraduate diplomas to 295 students. 18.9% of all Brown graduates earned CS degrees this year, up from 17.0% last year. Here are ...

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Scientific Computing Technology Should Help All, Kamara Tells Congress

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by Kevin Stacey (Senior Writer, Physical Sciences)

Later this year, the U.S. is expected to switch on the nation’s first exascale supercomputers, which will be capable of performing one quintillion ...

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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 ...

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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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