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Professor Hay earns $500,000 data security grant (posted Jan 15, 2016)
Four students attend 2015 Grace Hopper conference (posted Dec 11, 2015)
Women in Computer Science Club does outreach program to Hamilton Central School for CS ed week (posted Dec 11, 2015)
Work co-produced by Professor Sommers featured in Technology Review (posted Dec 11, 2015)
Lillie Pentecost '16 presents her research at HPC workshop (posted Nov 20, 2015)
Snapshots from COSC 201 lab (posted Sep 30, 2015)
Professor Mulry honored at department tea (posted Sep 01, 2015)


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Colgate University
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Professor Hay earns $500,000 data security grant
  • Assistant Professor Michael Hay (photo by Susan Kahn)

DARPA awarded Prof. Hay nearly $500,000 to participate in Project Brandeis, a new program that challenges researchers from across the country to develop systems that facilitate data analysis while preserving privacy. Read more...

Full posting and slideshow (Updated Jan. 15, 2016, midnight)
Four students attend 2015 Grace Hopper conference

Four of our students attended the recent Grace Hopper Conference.
Sam Spano, Bria Vicenti, and Courtney McGill were selected as Grace Hopper scholars, winning support to attend the Grace Hopper celebration of women in computing conference in October. Samantha Braver was selected as a Hopper, a conference volunteer. Prof. Fourquet attended as well.

Thanks to the scholar and volunteer program sponsors. Also, thanks to the Division of Natural Sciences and ...

Full posting and slideshow (Updated Dec. 11, 2015, 3:55 p.m.)
Women in Computer Science Club does outreach program to Hamilton Central School for CS ed week

The Women in CS club ran an outreach program for grades 3-5 at Hamilton Central School for CS education week (first week of December, every year).

Full posting and slideshow (Updated Dec. 11, 2015, 9:13 a.m.)
Work co-produced by Professor Sommers featured in Technology Review
  • A map of the U.S. Long-haul Fiber-optic Infrastructure

Working with a team of researchers, Prof. Sommers created a map of the cables that power the Internet by putting together ISP maps and cross referencing against a massive set of public records. Read more...

Full posting and slideshow (Updated Dec. 11, 2015, midnight)
Lillie Pentecost '16 presents her research at HPC workshop

Lillie Pentecost '16 presented the research paper that she co-authored with visiting Prof. John Stratton at the Second International Workshop on Hardware-Software Co-Design for High Performance Computing (Co-HPC 2015) (http://codaash.org/co-hpc). Lillie did the research under Prof. Stratton's supervision this past summer.

Full posting and slideshow (Updated Nov. 20, 2015, noon)
Snapshots from COSC 201 lab

During the week of Sept. 28, 2015, students in COSC 201, "Computer Organization," got to use digital logic gates and switches to build the arithmetic units used in electronic computers. This course is taught by Profs. Nevison and Stratton. Many thanks to the Physics department for lending us the equipment!

Full posting and slideshow (Updated Sept. 30, 2015, 3:43 p.m.)
Professor Mulry honored at department tea

Prof. Philip Mulry was presented with a gift at the first department tea for the Fall 2015 semester to thank him for his dedicated service to the department as chair for the past several years. Prof. Vijay Ramachandran, the current department chair, presented him with the gift and thanked him for the many things that he has done for the department. Under Mulry's leadership, the department has seen huge ...

Full posting and slideshow (Updated Sept. 1, 2015, 11:30 a.m.)