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

Click the links that follow for more news about diversity and inclusion at Brown CS, exploreCSRour Socially Responsible Computing programAmy GreenwaldJeff HuangDaniel RitchieJames Tompkin, or other recent accomplishments by our students and faculty.

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

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Scientific Computing Technology Should Help All, Kamara Tells Congress

Click the link that follows for more news about Seny Kamara, our Socially Responsible Computing program, and other recent accomplishments by our faculty.

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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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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Malte Schwarzkopf Wins An NSF CAREER Award For Privacy-Compliant Web Services By Construction

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"Today's web services" says Professor Malte Schwarzkopf of Brown CS, "often store and process sensitive personal data without sufficient attention to data privacy. Privacy laws like the European Union ...

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An Alum-Led Nonprofit Donates Monitors To Providence Teachers And Honors Andy van Dam

by Kevin Stacey (Senior Writer, Physical Sciences)

Thanks to a nonprofit founded by a Brown graduate and alums affiliated with the University’s computer science department, more than 400 public school teachers in Providence will soon get a second computer monitor to help with remote instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The donation comes from Two ...

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Putting Socially Responsible Computing At The Heart Of Our Undergraduate Experience

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A little over a year ago, Brown CS launched the pilot version of the Socially Responsible Computing program, which puts societal and ethical issues at the heart of our undergraduate experience. For decades, we’ve been examining the computer scientist’s ...

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Brown CS Alum Mneera Abdullah Saud Is A 2021 Rhodes Scholar

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“I owe this opportunity to my professors, friends, and mentors: I’m incredibly grateful that I’ve had the privilege of learning from them while at Brown, and I know this would not have ...

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A New Brown CS Program: Researching Socially-Responsible AI With Students From HUGs

Click the links that follow for more news about diversity and inclusion at Brown CS, our Socially Responsible Computing program, Amy Greenwald, Jeff Huang, Daniel Ritchie, or James Tompkin.

At Brown CS and around the globe, interest in AI and related topics is soaring. CSCI 1470 Deep Learning, only a few years old, today has ...

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Brown CS Alum's Charity Gives K-12 Teachers A Second Monitor To Help During COVID

Click the links that follow for more news about COVID-19our pioneering alums, outreach to schools in the Providence area, and socially responsible computing.

In the middle of a pandemic, some Brown CS alums found a new opportunity to give back. 

Inspired by a neighbor who bought a second monitor to help his mother teach ...