Kovashka Receives Google Faculty Research Award

Dr. Adriana Kovashka, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, was awarded a Google Faculty Research Award worth $42,900 for her work entitled "Modeling Narrative Structure in Advertisement Videos." These awards are given to faculty conducting world-class research at top universities as a way of connecting Google and academia and supporting open access research outputs. Congratulations on your excellent work, Dr. Kovashka!

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SteelHacks – Pitt’s Largest Hackathon!

SteelHacks is right around the corner! This 24-hour Major League Hacking event kicks off on February 24th in the William Pitt Union with registration at 11am and the opening ceremony at noon. Come and enjoy food, coding, and a full night of fun! To sign up and see program details, a schedule, and answers to frequently asked questions, check out...

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Congratulations to Prof. Diane Litman, she was elected an Association of Computational Linguistics Fellow

Dr. Diane Litman was elected an Association of Computational Linguistics Fellow. https://aclweb.org/aclwiki/ACL_Fellows The Fellows program recognizes ACL members whose contributions to the field have been most extraordinary in terms of scientific and technical excellence, service to the association and the community and/or educational or outreach activities with broader impact.   Dr. Diane Litman was selected for her key contributions to dialog systems...

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NOW HIRING: The Next Generation of Research and Teaching Faculty!

SCI has multiple openings at all levels (tenure track and non-tenure track faculty positions), in all areas of computing and information research and education. These positions offer exciting opportunities to be a part of a new academic unit that aspires to be an international leader in agile and trans-disciplinary methods to solve problems and make discoveries of the greatest importance....

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