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Julianna Roen, Computer Science Senior


Computer Science Senior Wins ACM-W scholarship

UVM Computer Science senior Julianna Roen was awarded a scholarship to attend the 2015 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference in Barcelona, Spain. ACM-W provides support for women undergraduate and graduate students in Computer Science and related programs to attend research conferences. This exposure to the CS research ...

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CEMS Student Profile: Caitlyn Bishop

Caitlyn Bishop was on track for pre-med when she enrolled in an introductory programming class as, she notes, a “fluke.”

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Hackathon Brings Software Engineers, Students Together

With “Eye of the Tiger” blaring, their fists pumping and cheers erupting, a team of students jogs into the final round of the competition. No, this isn’t a basketball game, and we’re not at Patrick Gym. It’s a Saturday night at Votey Hall, and 70 students have gathered for a hackathon.

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Josh Bongard


What Do You Think About Machines That Think?

John Brockman's Edge Question is a major event in the intellectual calendar each year — its roots go back to talks he had with Isaac Asimov and others in 1980. This year's question, "What do you think about machines that think?" drew essays from Daniel C. Dennett, Nicholas Carr, Steven Pinker, Freeman Dyson, George Church and ...

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