Brown CS Blog

Articles by Madeline DiGiovanni

Read More: The Growth Of CS At Brown


Since its founding in 1979, Brown University's Department of Computer Science has created a pioneering community of students, faculty, staff, and alumni. To read more about the development of the department over the years, click on these links:Watch Video From Celebrate With Andy: 50 Years Of CS At BrownCelebrate With Andy: 50 Years Of CS At BrownBrownCS …

Read More: The Yurt At Brown


The Yurt, Brown University's newest 3D virtual reality environment, launched in 2015 and has earned worldwide praise. To read more, click on these links:"A Virtual World Ready To Be Utilized," Motif Magazine Raves About The YurtBrown Daily Herald Takes Readers Into "Another World" Inside The YurtBrown News Investigates The Yurt's Advantages For Scientific And …

Read More: Brown CS Around The World


In addition to impacting the local and national community, Brown CS community members are making global strides. To read more, click on these links:Brown CS Finds A Unique Way To Celebrate Impressive Heidelberg Laureate Forum RepresentationAnna Lysyanskaya Offers Ukraine Commentary On WPRIJohn Hughes Delivers An Invited Lecture At The Collège De FranceBrown CS …

Read More: Community Outreach Connects Brown CS Students To The Providence Area


Brown CS students inspire and lead members of the greater Providence community through outreach to schools and summer programs. To read more, click on these links:Brown CS Supports Brown's First Feminist Conference For RI High School StudentsBrown CS Brings An Hour Of Code To 130+ KidsBrown University Hosts Northeast Robotics Colloquium (NERC), …

Read More: Brown CS Students Continue To Excel In Hackathons And Competitions


Brown CS students excel in hackathons around the nation and have earned numerous accolades. To read more, click on these links:Two Brown CS Teams Win CyberSEED PrizesBrown CS Students Win Three Awards At HackMITChristian Mathiesen And Teammates Take First Place At LinkedIn’s Intern HackdayAaron Gokaslan ’18 Wins HackPrinceton Best iOS App AwardThe Providence Journal Reports On …

Read More: Brown CS Community Members Continue To Win Noteworthy Grants And Awards


Brown CS community members continue to win noteworthy grants and awards. To read more, click on these links: Tim Kraska Is The Winner Of The University-Wide Early Career Research Achievement AwardMaurice Herlihy Is The Winner Of The University-Wide Research Innovation AwardPhilip Klein Wins NSF Grant For Optimization In Planar Graphs And BeyondSorin Istrail Receives NSF Grant …

Read More: Brown CS Students Continue To Innovate


In Brown's spirit of "usefulness and reptutation", our CS students are leaders in innovation. To read more, click on these links:Brown CS Launches A $10,000,000 Fundraising Campaign For An Undergraduate Teaching Assistant EndowmentGryte Satas Creates Opportunities For Girls To CodeOutstanding Student Work, 2014: Flick, By Gabriel FernandezGenevieve Patterson Helps Organize LDV Vision Summit, …