CRA-WP Alumni

Announcing the 2015 GHC ABIE Award Winners (CRA-W Alumni)

Originally posted on MarketWired PALO ALTO, CA The Anita Borg Institute, a non-profit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing, announces the winners of the 2015 Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC) ABIE Awards. Each year, the GHC ABIE Awards recognize female leaders in the categories of technical leadership, social impact, innovative teaching practices, emerging […]

Mary Lou Soffa wins the IEEE-ACM Ken Kennedy Award

Mary Lou Soffa of the University of Virginia received the ACM-IEEE Computer Society Ken Kennedy Award for contributions to detecting and managing software security flaws. She developed software tools for debugging and testing programs to eliminate or reduce false alarms and improve operating efficiency.  Her research produced automatic, practical solutions in software engineering, systems and […]

Highlight on CREU Alum, Samantha Finkelstein

Originally Published in Winter/Spring 2013 Newsletter Samantha Finkelstein is a 2nd year PhD student in Carnegie Mellon’s Human-Computer Interaction Institute (HCII) working with Dr. Justine Cassell. She’s excited about understanding how children collaborate and learn with each other, and then figuring out how children could collaborate and learn with a virtual peer. Samantha is working […]