Topic: Computer Science

Computer science surpasses economics as most popular concentration

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Computer science surpasses economics as most popular concentration

September 14, 2017 0 comments

As shopping period continues and students decide what they want to concentrate in, many are turning to the computer science department.

Faculty member disproves established math conjecture

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Faculty member disproves established math conjecture

April 3, 2017 0 comments

Caroline Klivans, senior lecturer in applied mathematics and computer science, achieved every student’s dream and proved her former advisor wrong.

Humans To Robots Lab advances robot’s fetching ability

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Humans To Robots Lab advances robot’s fetching ability

April 2, 2017 0 comments

University students and computer scientists have been working to reduce errors in human-robot interactions for the past several months.

Computer science professor selected as Sloan Fellow

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Computer science professor selected as Sloan Fellow

March 22, 2017 0 comments

For the fourth year in a row, a faculty member in the computer science department has been awarded the Sloan Research Fellowship.

Co-founder of CS department reflects on 50-year career

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Co-founder of CS department reflects on 50-year career

February 27, 2017 0 comments

John Savage has advised the Obama administration on cybersecurity and co-founded the computer science department at Brown.

Supportive, intimate community fosters success for CS department

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Supportive, intimate community fosters success for CS department

February 1, 2017 0 comments

The computer science department has recently demonstrated its ability to attract high-achieving students.

Mosaic+ supports minority CS concentrators

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Mosaic+ supports minority CS concentrators

January 31, 2017 0 comments

Students of color studying computer science often feel underrepresented in their field, according to data from the National Science Foundation.

Columns

Papendorp ’17: TAs are underpaid

December 8, 2016 0 comments

When I accepted a position as an undergraduate teaching assistant this fall, I assumed that I would be paid in accordance with the hours I worked.

Computer science professor advises Vietnamese government

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Computer science professor advises Vietnamese government

November 29, 2016 0 comments

Cybersecurity expert and Professor of Computer Science John Savage recently traveled to Vietnam where he conversed with business and political leaders

Letters to the Editor

Letter: CS works to serve low-income students

September 20, 2016 0 comments

The financial pressures faced by low-income undergraduate researchers are real, and the Department of Computer Science is working to mitigate them.