CRA-WP Award

2016 BECA Winners – Martha Kim & Hanna Wallach

CRA-Women proudly announces Martha Kim and Hanna Wallach as this year’s 2016 Borg Early Career Award Winners.  The award honors the late Anita Borg, who was an early member of CRA-W and an inspiration for her commitment in increasing the participation of women in computing research. The annual award is given to a woman in computer science and/or engineering […]
Maria Gini

Gini Receives the 2016 Distinguished Service Award from AAAI

Originally posted on What’s happening at CS&E Professor Maria Gini was honored with the 2016 Distinguished Service Award from the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI). The award recognizes one individual each year for their extraordinary service to the Artificial Intelligence (AI) community. The AAAI officially recognized Prof. Gini “for her outstanding contributions to […]

Programs for Industry and Government Researchers

Programs for Industry and Government Researchers   How CRA-W Can Help You Learn how to thrive during your early years in a research lab. Attend an Early Career Mentoring Workshop. Learn how to advance your career to the highest possible levels at a Mid-Career Mentoring Workshop. Attend a workshop that provides discipline-specific mentoring and technical […]
Ann Quiroz Gates

Ann Quiroz Gates Wins the Nico Habermann Award

Originally Printed in the Winter/Spring 2015 Newsletter The recipient of the 2015 A. Nico Habermann Award is Ann Quiroz Gates, Chair of the Department of Computer Science at the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). CRA awards the Habermann, usually annually, to a person who has made outstanding contributions aimed at increasing the numbers […]

Mary Jane Irwin Wins Athena Award

Originally Printed in the Winter/Spring 2010 Newsletter The Association for Computing Machinery’s Council on Women in Computing (ACM-W) has named Mary Jane Irwin of the Pennsylvania State University as the 2010-2011 Athena Lecturer for her outstanding research contributions to computer-aided design, computer arithmetic, and computer architecture. Janie designed novel computer structures that are used in […]

Manuela Veloso Wins ACM/SIGART Autonomous Agents Research Award

Originally Printed in the Winter/Spring 2009 Newsletter Professor Manuela M. Veloso of Carnegie Mellon University is the recipient of the 2009 ACM/SIGART Autonomous Agents Research Award.  Professor Veloso has made significant and sustained contributions to Autonomous Agents and Multi-agent Systems in the areas of planning and control learning in multi-agent systems.  Veloso’s research is particularly […]

Elaine Weyuker Wins Anita Borg Technical Leadership Award

Originally Printed in the Winter/Spring 2009 Newsletter The Anita Borg Technical Leadership Award is given to a woman who has inspired the women’s technology community through outstanding technological and social contributions. This year’s winner, AT&T Fellow Elaine Weyuker, has had a career of firsts: She was the first woman to receive a doctorate in computer […]