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BAM Asks Two Alums About A Startup Dedicated To Ethical CS

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"Our hope," says Brown CS alum Adi Melamed, "is to spark a national conversation and create a national community dedicated to thinking critically about technology’s impact on society and inspiring students to ...

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Brown CS Alum danah boyd Wins An Electronic Frontier Foundation Pioneer Award

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Founded almost thirty years ago, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is one of the leading nonprofit organizations defending civil liberties in the digital world. In 1992, they established their Pioneer Award to recognize leaders on the electronic ...

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Brown CS Receives Two Awards At SIGMOD 2019

Click the links that follow for more news about Nathaniel Weir, Stan Zdonik, and other recent accomplishments by our facultystudents, and alums.

This year's ACM SIGMOD (Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Management of Data) conference was held in Amsterdam, and members of the Brown CS community returned from the ...

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Undergrad Nishanth Kumar Wins Best Plenary Presentation At ILURS

Click the links that follow for more news about George Konidaris, Eric RosenStefanie Tellex, Daniel Ullman, David Whitney and other recent accomplishments by our students

Nishanth Kumar is an Undergraduate Research Assistant in Brown CS Professor Stefanie Tellex's Humans 2 Robots Lab whose interests include robotics, artificial intelligence, and using hardware and software ...

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Kamara And Moataz Work With MongoDB To Analyze Its End-To-End Encryption

Click the links that follow for more news about Seny Kamara, Tarik MoatazPixek, and other recent accomplishments by Brown CS faculty.

"In today's security environment," says Professor Seny Kamara of Brown University's Department of Computer Science (Brown CS), "we believe it's necessary to have systems that fully encrypt the user's ...

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Look Where Our 2019 Graduates Are Headed!

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At this spring's Commencement ceremony in the Olney-Margolies Athletic Center, Brown CS presented undergraduate diplomas to 259 students. It was another historic number, beating previous records of 249 last year, 205 the year before, and 168 in 2016. Here ...

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The Brown CS Digital Archive Grows To More Than 100 Items

by Rujul Singh

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From the IBM punch cards of the 1960’s to the machine learning labs of today, Brown University's Department of Computer Science has undergone decades of transformational change since its founding. The Brown CS Digital Archive (BCSDA ...

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Krishnamurthi And van Dam Win SIGSOFT And SIGGRAPH Educator Awards

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Within the span of a single year, Brown CS faculty members have won two of the field's highest distinctions for teaching: Professor Shriram Krishnamurthi received the SIGSOFT Influential Educator Award and Professor Andy ...

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Robert Sedgewick, Brown Alum And Former Faculty Member, Wins ACM's Outstanding Educator Award

Click the links that follow for more news about other Brown CS winners of ACM's Karl V. Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award and other recent accomplishments by our alums.

In a ceremony on June 15, 2019, the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the world’s largest educational and professional computing society, presented Robert Sedgewick (William O ...

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Tech For Social Good Spotlight: Priya Patel '16

by Adi Melamed

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The Tech For Social Good Spotlight is a series focused on recent Brown Computer Science graduates working at the intersection of computer science and social good ...