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Not your typical type

First of all, sorry it’s been a while since my last post but I’ve been busy… doing… stuff. (I can already feel like that’s going to become a recurring phrase around here). 296 more words

Life

Ten faculty members awarded summer research grants

Ten faculty members were awarded summer research grants through the Office of Sponsored Programs. The grants are for tenured and tenure-track faculty through two programs: Summer Faculty Grants and Senior Summer Faculty Grants. 177 more words

Faculty

Information Retrieval

What is Relevance in Information Retrieval?

Relevance is an extremely ambiguous concept in information retrieval. To begin with, an information retrieval system is responsible to retrieve ”relevant information” (e.g documents, images etc) for a given query. 360 more words

Computer Science

Computer Science at McGill

This post contains my notes for the Freshman Undergraduate Science Society’s event “Meet Your Major,” at which I’ll speak to first-year students about the undergraduate experience in the School of Computer Science at McGill University. 882 more words

Career

Computational Humanists

Week 6 Reading Response

For this week’s reading response, I’m going to hyper-focus on Jeannette Wing’s “Computational Thinking.”

This article was published in March 2006 in… 587 more words

Get with the programming

Students place 15 in national computer science competition

Kitchen measurements, costume changes at a dance recital, and rearranging mosaic pieces. They sound like non-related items on a grade school teacher’s to-do list, but they are actually intricate programming problems designed for a battle of intellect. 469 more words

Life

Day Two of Spring Semester 2016 | Adventures Of Shy Girl

As written about in my last post, spring semester started on Monday. I was really worried about starting this semester because of my math class and other negative social things that are going on, but so far everything has been wonderful. 383 more words

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