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Computer Science Ph.D. Student's 'Unconventional Odyssey' to SMART Fellowship 7/29/14
Computer Science Ph.D. Student's 'Unconventional Odyssey' to SMART Fellowship
Natalie Larson has three years to finish her Ph.D. in computer science at the University of California, San Diego, and she wasn’t entirely certain where she would find the support to complete her degree. But now she is. The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded Larson a Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Fellowship, which will cover all of her costs for the next three years in return for a commitment to work the next two summers and at least three years in a DoD lab after graduating in 2017.
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Outstanding students, professor recognized at 2014 Ring Ceremony 7/3/14
Outstanding students, professor recognized at 2014 Ring Ceremony
More than 340 of this year’s 700 graduating seniors attended this year’s Ring Ceremony at the Jacobs School of Engineering. They heard from Qualcomm CEO Steven Mollenkopf, who served as the keynote speaker, as well as from student speakers Pooja Makhijani, former president of the Triton Engineering Student Council and bioengineering major, and Neha Shekhar, also a bioengineering major. Kevin Yin, TESC’s vice president of finance, served as master of ceremonies. 
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SDSC's kc claffy Receives Annual IEEE Internet Award 7/3/14
SDSC's kc claffy Receives Annual IEEE Internet Award
kc claffy, the principal investigator and co-founder of the Center for Applied Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA) based at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, has been awarded the latest IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Internet Award.
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UC San Diego to Launch New Master's Program in Data Science and Engineering 6/25/14
UC San Diego to Launch New Master's Program in Data Science and Engineering
The University of California, San Diego has announced a new master’s degreeprogram in Data Science and Engineering, intended for working professionals with a broad educational background and/or training in computer science, engineering, or mathematics.
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