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BU CS Undergrads Excel at AngelHack Boston

By Christopher R Devits
June 9th, 2015 in Recent News, Uncategorized.

Students walk away with over $3,000 worth of prizes at AngelHack Boston More

Telling a Story, with Data

By Christopher R Devits
May 28th, 2015 in Recent News.

The second annual Storytelling with Data Workshop is now open for registration! More

BUILDS places 3rd at NorthSec

By Christopher R Devits
May 28th, 2015 in Recent News.

On a weekend in May, 32 teams with 256 total members earned points for hacking into computers specifically set up for the NorthSec computer security competition in Montreal. The team from BUILDS, which included BU CS students and alumni, won 3rd place. More

Poster Session: Programmable Smart Machines

By Faith Greenwald
May 5th, 2015 in Recent News.

Please join us for our end of term poster session. The students will present posters regarding their term projects. More

Computational Thinking Breaks a Logjam

By Faith Greenwald
April 27th, 2015 in Recent News.

Azer Bestavros, along with Andrei Lapets and two undergraduates Kyle Holzinger (CAS 16') and Eric Dunton (Cas 15'), have created software that shows pay disparities between men and women in Massachusetts. More

CS 558 Network Security Poster Session

By Faith Greenwald
April 27th, 2015 in Recent News.

You are invited to the CS 558 (Network Security) poster session. Over 25 student projects will be presented May 1, 2 to 5 PM in Hariri. More

150 Students Hack at the BU Hackathon

By Faith Greenwald
April 23rd, 2015 in Recent News.

Boston University's second annual hackathon, organized by MakeBU, took place on March 28-29, 2015 . Projects ranged from 3d-printed piano keys to immersive virtual reality games. More

Dan Roth- Data Science Distinguished Lecture

By Faith Greenwald
April 22nd, 2015 in Recent News.

Learning and Inference for Natural Language Understanding In his talk, Dan Roth will describe his research in developing learning and inference methods More

BUILDS Open House

By Faith Greenwald
March 30th, 2015 in Recent News.

What is BUILDS? BUILDS is a student-run hackerspace that provides BU students with all the tools and resources for leading collaborative student tech projects. More

TCC Test-of-Time Award goes to Silvio Micali and Leonid Reyzin

By Faith Greenwald
March 25th, 2015 in BUSec, Recent News.

Professor Silvio Micali (MIT) and Professor Leonid Reyzin (Boston University) were presented with the TCC Test-of-Time Award for their paper on cryptography. More