Wellesley’s Computer Science Program Turns 40 | Spotlight

Dovie Salais

On October 29, Wellesley celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Computer Science Department with an event in the Science Complex that included panels with professors and alums, expositions of students’ creative work, and virtual greetings from alums around the world.  With support from students and faculty, Eni Mustafaraj, associate professor […]

Computer Engineering Student Spotlight: Angela

Dovie Salais

Meet Angela Larson (Angie), she is a sophomore at the University of Minnesota. She is a computer engineering major, but when not in class, likes to cook healthy meals and go on outdoor walks. How did you learn about computer engineering? Who introduced you to computer engineering? I first learned […]

Science & Tech Spotlight: Brain-Computer Interfaces

Dovie Salais

Why This Matters Brain-computer interfaces allow people to control machines using their thoughts. These interfaces can help people with disabilities as well as enhance human-computer interactions. For example, warfighters might operate a drone hands-free on the battlefield. However, the technology remains largely experimental, and it raises questions about security, ethics, […]