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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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Andy van Dam Has Been Named A Computer History Museum Fellow

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2021 brings a new honor for Brown CS Professor Andries "Andy" van Dam, who has just been named a Fellow of the Computer History Museum (CHM) for a lifetime of contributions to computer graphics, hypertext ...

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Bach, Çetintemel, Tellex, And Collaborators Win OVPR Seed Awards

Click the links that follow for more news about OVPR Seed Awards, Stephen Bach, Ugur ÇetintemelStefanie Tellex, and other recent accomplishments by our faculty.

Professors Stephen Bach, Stefanie Tellex, and Ugur Çetintemel of Brown CS, along with their Brown University collaborators below, have just received Seed Awards from Brown's Office of the Vice ...

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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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Tim Nelson Has Been Appointed As Lecturer Of Computer Science

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Brown CS is happy to announce that Tim Nelson has been appointed as Lecturer of Computer Science, effective as of July 1, 2021. Tim came to Brown for postdoctoral work in 2013 after earning his Bachelor's ...

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Diverse Career Paths: Brown CS Alum Sky Adams Aims To Increase Diversity In K-12 CS

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Last spring, Brown CS alum Sky Adams was chosen as the first female director of the award-winning Computer Science Academy at Santa Barbara High School. She’s not one to mince words, either about the ...

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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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Bawabe, Kumar, Sam, And Walke Receive CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Honors

Click the links that follow for more news about Nishanth Kumar, Dylan Samprevious recipients of honors for this award, and other recent accomplishments by our students.

The Computing Research Association (CRA) is a coalition of more than 200 organizations with the mission of enhancing innovation by joining with industry, government, and academia to strengthen ...

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Presented annually, the IJCAI-JAIR Best Paper Award is given to an outstanding paper published in The Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research in the preceding five calendar years. Today, Professor George Konidaris of Brown CS and his collaborators ...

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Diverse Career Paths: Brown CS Alum Sharon Lo Ponders How Products Can Harm Society

We're reposting this article with the kind permission of Brown Alumni Magazine, where it first appeared.  You can read their full November-December 2020 issue here.

Click the links that follow for more news about Sharon LoSocially Responsible Computingrecent accomplishments by our alums, and their diverse career paths.

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