Jessica Hodgins Wins Computer Graphics Achievement Award

Originally Printed in Summer/Fall Newsletter 2010 The ACM SIGGRAPH Awards program recognizes indi-viduals who have made significant contributions to the computer graphics community through their research, teaching, service, or writing. The Computer Graphics Achievement Award is awarded annually to recognize long-lasting accomplishments that have provided a significant advance in the state of the art of […]

Distinguished Lecture Series Brings Research Talks and Recruitment to College Campuses

Originally Posted in Winter/Spring 2009 Newsletter The Distinguished Lecture Series (DLS) is designed to encourage women and minority undergraduates to pursue graduate education in CISE and to increase the visibility of distinguished women and minority researchers from academia and industrial or govern-ment research labs. It began as a CRA-W program in 2000 with funding from […]

Highlight on DMP Alum Rachel Pottinger

Originally Printed in the Summer/Fall 2009 Newsletter Rachel Pottinger is an associate professor in the Computer Science Department at the University of British Columbia (in Vancouver) where she is affiliated with the Data Management and Mining group. She earned her Ph.D. in the data-base group in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at the University of Washington. […]