Baskin School of Engineering course project makes 100+ children’s books accessible for kids with disabilities
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Students in Baskin School of Engineering course CMPE 80A "Universal Access: Disability, Technology, and Society" completed and uploaded image descriptions for 146 children’s books, making them accessible for children who struggle with print disabilities.
UC Santa Cruz names Alexander Wolf new dean of Baskin School of Engineering
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Currently a professor of computer science at Imperial College London, Wolf will begin his term as dean on July 1, 2016.
Stem cell researcher receives American Society of Hematology Scholar Award
Monday, January 11, 2016
The ASH has awarded a $100,000 research fellowship to postdoctoral researcher Jana Krietsch.
Film, panel to focus on tech industry’s diversity shortcomings
Thursday, January 7, 2016
Sponsors hope that girls in middle school, young women, and underrepresented groups who see the movie will be inspired by the role models in the profession and see a future for themselves in the industry.
Baskin School of Engineering faculty Ricardo Sanfelice seeks new methods for computationally aware cyber-physical systems
Friday, December 18, 2015
Research could have a major impact on engineered systems design
UCSC hires game designer Erin Swink as creative director of master's program
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Independent game developer Erin Robinson Swink will be creative director of the master's program in games and playable media
Computer scientist Wang-Chiew Tan named ACM Fellow
Friday, December 11, 2015
Tan, a professor of computer science, was named a fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery.
The year in review at UC Santa Cruz
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
At UC Santa Cruz, 2015 was a year celebrating our 50th anniversary by advancing knowledge, challenging the status quo, and taking risks. And the campus capped it all off with a big top celebration.
Just keep microswimming
Thursday, December 3, 2015
Dejan Milutinović's award-winning paper demonstrates the feedback control of the wirelessly-controlled, three-bead achirial microswimmers in simulation and experiment and presented promising experimental results.
UC Santa Cruz will host third annual hackathon January 29 to 31
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Hack UCSC 2016 will draw coders, designers, and entrepreneurs for a coding marathon