Professor Nanyun Peng wins Paper Award at 2022 Annual NAACL Conference

Professor Nanyun (Violet) Peng won a paper award at the 2022 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL). This is the top natural...
Professor Rafail Ostrovsky wins 2022 IEEE Computer Society Award

Professor Rafail Ostrovsky wins 2022 IEEE Computer Society Award

Rafail Ostrovsky, a distinguished professor of computer science at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, has received the 2022 W. Wallace McDowell Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society for outstanding recent...

Computer Science Alumnus Leads STEM Career from Hackathons to Meta

Computer Science Alumnus Leads STEM Career from Hackathons to Meta

Alexander Ramirez ’14 knew from a young age that he was born to work in STEM. Growing up in California with his mom being a radiologist and his dad a programmer, science and technology were always front and center for Ramirez. But it wasn’t until he created an iPhone...