A roundup of the latest research achievements by the College’s faculty members.
Roman Family Teaching & Research Fellow in computer science Adam Poliak discusses his latest research on internet searches for police reform.
Read about the latest grants earned by Barnard faculty and staff to support their research.
Sarah Morrison-Smith and Adam Poliak were awarded an unrestricted gift from Google’s explore CSR initiative to launch a program called “Barnard BEARS: Better, Enhance, and Advance Research Series.” Barnard BEARS is a workshop preparing Barnard undergraduates for opportunities in computer science research.
Read about the latest grant accomplishments from the Barnard community.
Because the need to make sense of urgent questions can’t wait, the College introduced a new course that puts first-years first.
The Summer Colloquium kept 350 community members virtually connected with more than 80 programs and events around career opportunities.
Nine students in Barnard’s inaugural Computer Science Summer Research Program worked with Barnard and Columbia professors on projects that ranged from improving inclusivity to healthcare.
For her new First-Year Seminar Technology & Society, the professor of computer science will help students explore all facets of technology.
With this funding, the College will help grow the number of women in computer science.
On October 5th, the Barnard Computer Science Department and Vagelos Computational Science Center hosted DivHacks, the annual diversity hackathon created and organized by Columbia Womxn in Computer Science (WiCS).
by Ajita Bala