UCLA and Amazon join forces to create Science Hub for Humanity and Artificial Intelligence

Amazon and UCLA have collaborated to establish the Science Hub for Humanity and Artificial Intelligence, marking the technology company’s first such alliance with a public university. Based at...
UCLA CS Joins Leap Alliance to Promote Diversity

UCLA CS Joins Leap Alliance to Promote Diversity

The UCLA Computer Science Department has joined the Diversifying LEAdership in the Professoriate (LEAP) Alliance, whose goal is to increase the diversity of faculty in computing at research universities.  Led by the (Center for Minorities and People with Disabilities...

Student Aishwarya Sivaraman Received the 2021 Google Ph.D. Fellowship.

Student Aishwarya Sivaraman Received the 2021 Google Ph.D. Fellowship.

Ph.D. student Aishwarya Sivaraman received a 2021 Google Ph.D. Fellowship. The Google Ph.D. Fellowship program was created to recognize outstanding graduate students doing exceptional and innovative research in areas relevant to computer science and related fields....

UCLA CS Alumna and Tech Nonprofit Founder Selected 2021 TED Fellow

UCLA CS Alumna and Tech Nonprofit Founder Selected 2021 TED Fellow

UCLA computer science alumna Nithya Ramanathan, Ph.D. ’08 has been selected as a 2021 TED Fellow for her leadership in using data and technology to improve the health of people around the world. Ramanathan is one of only 20 new fellows representing 14 countries across...

Eleven UCLA CS Ph.D. students and Postdocs Receive Faculty Offers

Eleven UCLA CS Ph.D. students and Postdocs Receive Faculty Offers

At the end of the 2020-2021 school year, the UCLA Computer Science Department celebrates another year of research excellence and achievements by featuring eleven Ph.D. graduates and Postdoctoral Researchers who are about to begin a new journey of their lives as...

CS Alumni Edmond Mesrobian named SeattleCIO 2021 CIO of the Year

CS Alumni Edmond Mesrobian named SeattleCIO 2021 CIO of the Year

SeattleCIO announced the winners of its 2021 CIO of the Year® ORBIE® Awards. SeattleCIO recognized chief information officers in seven key categories – Leadership, Global, Healthcare, Large Enterprise, Enterprise, Large Corporate, & Corporate. The SeattleCIO ORBIE...