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More Raves For Providence As A

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Post the question to any local, and most will have the same answer: we never left! Go Local Prov asks if Providence is back as a "foodie mecca" and offers plenty of positive evidence: glowing reviews from Forbes, CNN ...

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Tech For Social Good Spotlight: Ben Spector '17

by Adi Melamed

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The Tech For Social Good Spotlight is a series focused on recent Brown Computer Science graduates working at the intersection of computer science and social good ...

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CNN Names Providence

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"Brilliant professors" is at the top of CNN's new rave review of Providence that calls it America's "most arty" city. And if that's not enough? Following shortly after in the list of favorites are freshly-made baklava ...

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Brown CS Staff Continue To Innovate And Excel

Much like their colleagues on the Brown CS faculty and our pioneering students, Brown CS staff have been repeatedly honored for their dedication and the quality of their work. Click any of these links to learn more:

Benjamin Nacar Of TStaff Takes Audiences To The Moon And Beyond

Jesse Polhemus Wins A Brown University Excellence ...

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The Story Behind Computer Graphics: Principles and Practice And Its Influence In The Field

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Originally published in 1982, Fundamentals of Interactive Computer Graphics quickly became a bestseller in its field. Widely recognized as one of the most comprehensive works to ever cover this subject, this book has been read by ...

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At the Intersection: Diversity And Inclusion Student Advocates: Insight from Students

Written By: Ajula Van Ness-Otunnu, MET H.S. Intern

At the Intersection is a three-part series of articles focused on how the intersection between social change and computer science through Brown’s curriculum, community engagement and career tracks, and student advocacy gives students the opportunities to understand and practice humanitarian work in their CS education ...

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At the Intersection: Community Engagement & Careers in CS Social Impact

Written By: Ajula Van Ness-Otunnu, MET H.S. Intern

At the Intersection is a three-part series of articles focused on how the intersection between social change and computer science through Brown’s curriculum, community engagement and career tracks, and student advocacy gives students the opportunities to understand and practice humanitarian work in their CS education ...

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At the Intersection: Curriculum: Thinking About Society

Written By: Ajula Van Ness-Otunnu, MET H.S. Intern 

At the Intersection is a three-part series of articles focused on how the intersection between social change and computer science through Brown’s curriculum, community engagement and career tracks, and student advocacy gives students the opportunities to understand and practice humanitarian work in their CS education ...

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Blockchains And The Future: Our Q+A With Maurice Herlihy

Looking back on 2018, it's difficult to remember a month or even a week in which blockchains weren't making news, making it difficult to separate the legitimate scientific breakthroughs from the hype of cryptocurrency speculation. To help us distinguish fact from fiction and start to form a picture of where the future of ...

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Bostonians Find Providence

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Our neighbors in Boston have been paying a lot of visits to Providence lately, where they're drinking our carrot-fennel bellinis, walking our historic streets, and admiring our art, culture, and sense of fun. Boston has a day trip ...

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