computer science

Oct 20, 2020  |  Awards and Honors

NC State celebrates outstanding faculty

The Celebration of Faculty Excellence is held each spring to recognize outstanding faculty who have received prestigious awards, accolades or other distinctions during the previous year. In 2020, NC State honored 25 faculty virtually since the annual event could not be held in person.

Oct 13, 2020  |  Research

Machine learning predicts how long museum visitors will engage with exhibits

AI can predict how long museum-goers will spend interacting with an exhibit.

Oct 12, 2020  |  Research

Software spots and fixes hang bugs in seconds, rather than weeks

Hang bugs – when software gets stuck, but doesn’t crash – can frustrate users and programmers.

Sep 24, 2020  |  Faculty and Staff

Podcast: Robocalls

Computer scientist Brad Reaves talks about robocalls – how they work and what happens if you answer.

Sep 14, 2020  |  Students

Can a simple email encourage women to stay in a STEM program?

Researchers from North Carolina State University and Kent State University want to know what can be done to broaden participation in STEM fields and improve the persistence of women in computer science.

Sep 1, 2020  |  Faculty and Staff

DELTA welcomes 2020-2021 faculty fellows

DELTA is excited to welcome five new Faculty Fellows for the 2020-2021 cycle. Michelle Bartlett, Lina Battestilli, Elaine Bohorquez, Christine Cranford and Julianne Treme will partner with DELTA to share teaching with technology best practices through a variety of activities. The five new Fellows will join Annette Moore who is continuing her grant from the 2019-2020 academic year.

Sep 1, 2020  |  Faculty and Staff

DELTA grants recipients for 2020-2021 announced

DELTA announces more than $250,000 in new and continuing DELTA Grants to 29 recipients. We look forward to collaborating with our faculty and campus partners to promote a technology-rich learning environment at NC State.

Aug 20, 2020  |  Research

Study debunks robocall myths, lays groundwork for stopping them

Robocalls are not getting worse. But this study shows how bad they can be.

Aug 12, 2020  |  Alumni

Making the cut

The COVID-19 pandemic forced many in the class of 2020 to celebrate graduation virtually, but Brandon Winslow marked his just the way he’d planned to for almost two years. He got a haircut.

Jul 28, 2020  |  Research

Tech sector job interviews assess anxiety, not software skills

The design of “technical interviews” is hurting the tech sector.