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BAM Asks Two Alums About A Startup Dedicated To Ethical CS

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"Our hope," says Brown CS alum Adi Melamed, "is to spark a national conversation and create a national community dedicated to thinking critically about technology’s impact on society and inspiring students to ...

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Smart, Urbane, Wonderfully Weird: The Washington Post Shares Some Must-See Providence Attractions

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"Standing in line for coffee at Brown’s campus center," writes Andrea Sachs of The Washington Post, "I started to question the wisdom of choosing that other college town to the north. Her ramble across Providence is full of ...

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Benjamin Nacar Of TStaff Takes Audiences To The Moon And Beyond

by Noel Rubinton, Research Communications Manager

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Benjamin Nacar, a systems programmer for Brown CS and also a pianist, composer, and music arranger, took his audiences to the moon and back with three concerts this month in ...

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Tech For Social Good Spotlight: Ruby Goldberg '17

by Lena Cohen

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

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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. The goal of these interviews is to explore what it means to work in the technology for social good space, what technology for social good might even mean in ...

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Tech For Social Good Spotlight: Priya Patel '16

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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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 ...