Topic: Computer Science

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.

Enrollment for non-concentrator CS courses soars

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Enrollment for non-concentrator CS courses soars

April 12, 2016 0 comments

One in five current undergraduate students will have taken a computer science course before graduation.

Emmanuel Schanzer, founder of the Bootstrap program, leads a workshop with young students hoping to learn more about computer science. The Bootstrap program is part of a state initiative to bring opportunities in computer science to all students attending public schools in Rhode Island.

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Bootstrap curricula to be part of CS4RI initiative

March 18, 2016 0 comments

Earlier this month, Gov. Gina Raimondo unveiled the Computer Science for Rhode Island Initiative.