News Category or Year: 2022
The New York Times published an obituary for Department Founder Frederick P. Brooks, Jr. “The impact of his work in computer graphics was enormous,” said Patrick Hanrahan, a professor at Stanford University and a fellow Turing Award winner. “Fred Brooks was a thought leader way ahead of his time.”
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Carolina Postdoctoral Program for Faculty Diversity is pleased to announce the availability of postdoctoral research appointments for a period of two years. The purpose of the Program is to develop scholars from underrepresented groups for possible tenure track appointments at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and other research universities.
UNC Computer Science, in partnership with Intel, hosted its first Research Experience for Undergraduate Students (REU) from June – July 2022. Led by the efforts of Associate Professor Cynthia Sturton, the REU provided opportunities for three undergraduate students to explore research in computer science and gain industry mentorship.