Category Archives: Computer Science

Jonathan Carlson & How CS And Biology Can Beat HIV [Interview Pt1]

Every now and then we like to talk to someone who grew up in Oregon, to hear about their engineering or CS story. We do this to make it easier to see just how many people go into either field, … Continue reading

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Girls: Your place in CS and Engineering is… wherever you want.

  The NCWIT national award for Aspirations In Computing was given out recently. Out of the 35 awards given throughout the US, Oregon had 2 national winners and 9 runners-up. (6 of those girls have participated in Oregon’s LEGO Robotics … Continue reading

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If you’re reading this, you’ve got a leg up on one of the best computer scientists.

Edsger Wybe Dijkstra (try saying that if you’re not Dutch) is known for a lot of important advancements in computer science, won the 1972 Turing Award, was so cool that the ACM PODC Influential Paper Award was renamed to the … Continue reading

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