Subfield Prestige and Gender Inequality Among U.S. Computing Faculty

Video: Subfield Prestige and Gender Inequality Among U.S. Computing Faculty

Dec. 5, 2022

Nicholas LaBerge, a CS PhD student, discusses findings from "Subfield Prestige and Gender Inequality Among U.S. Computing Faculty," in a video for a contributed article in the December 2022 Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery (CACM).


Shakespeare and theater-themed engineering class gives students interdisciplinary experience

Dec. 2, 2022

This semester, entrepreneurial product development combined computer science with the requests of an interdisciplinary client, associate professor Kevin Rich from the Department of Theatre & Dance, to make theater more sustainable.

The earth is the water

Cross-campus open house will feature interdisciplinary climate change research, kick off U.N. Summit events

Nov. 29, 2022

The Research and Innovation for Climate Change Open House features hands-on projects and displays from faculty and students across engineering, arts and sciences, and Leeds. This free event is open to campus and no registration is required.

Alessandro Roncone works with a student in his lab

Interdisciplinary team receives $1.8 million for audacious robot-building project

Nov. 11, 2022

Alessandro Roncone, assistant professor of computer science at CU Boulder and head of the Human Interaction and Robotics group is part of a inter-university team of researchers examining human-robot collaboration for the future of organic synthesis.

Computer Science students do a mock interview

Professional Development Club provides 97 mock interviews with 19 companies

Nov. 10, 2022

Graduate students signed up for the mock interview event and each student was able to attend three interview sessions.

Leysia Palen

Leysia Palen among 4 CU Boulder faculty made distinguished professors

Nov. 10, 2022

Department of Computer Science professor Leysia Palen is one of four newly designated distinguished professors from across the CU Boulder campus. This is the highest honor bestowed upon faculty across the system's four campuses. Palen is also a professor and founding chair of the department of Information Science.

Drawing of people connected across the United States NSF Convergence Accelerator program image Credit: National Science Foundation

Building Resilience to Climate Driven Extreme Events with Computing Innovations: A Convergence Accelerator Workshop

Nov. 8, 2022

The Computing Community Consortium is having a virtual workshop with an open registration for all relevant researchers and practitioners with expertise in energy, environmental justice, agriculture, transportation and other fields related to climate research.

Juniper networking

Networking for tomorrow: Juniper Networks supports network engineering lab

Nov. 8, 2022

The Department of Computer Science's Network Engineering Lab received an equipment donation through Juniper Networks' Cloud & Automation Academy, which will provide valuable hands-on experiences to students in the Network Engineering master's program.

Orit Peleg with bees

How many bees can you fit in an X-ray machine? That's not a joke.

Nov. 1, 2022

Researchers at CU Boulder have, for the first time, used X-ray computed tomography (also known as a CT scan) to peer inside swarms of honeybees.

Brian Tan

‘Powerhouse’ computer science student set to graduate at 17

Oct. 31, 2022

Brian Tan taught himself calculus at 13, took the SAT at 14, got a GED at 16 and got his associate's degree in computer science in the same year. Tan is young, but it is also his contributions to his classes and research groups that his collaborators and mentors remark on.