Changing the Narrative

Avri Parker, president of the National Society of Black Engineers USC Chapter, lands dream job at Microsoft, sets sights on chief technology officer roles—and aims to start a school for black girls in technology.

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Dreaming Big Pays Off

Computer science student turned entrepreneur Drake Rehfeld is flying high with five ventures under his belt before he’s even graduated—but it didn’t happen without hard work.

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CS@USC Students Host 2019 AthenaHacks!

This year’s AthenaHacks was a huge success - there were 412 hackers, 100+ mentors and volunteers, and over 15 schools in attendance. Tap on "Read More" below to watch video highlights of the event!

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US News and World Report on Online Graduate Programs: USC Viterbi ranked the best program in Computer Science and tied for second in overall Engineering

For the 7th straight year, the CS program is the top & the overall online engineering program is in the top 5.

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Improving Communication Between People and Smart Buildings

USC researchers found people connect better with a computer-generated avatar that represents building management — and small talk helped, too.

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CS@USC Students at the 2018 Grace Hopper Conference

Each year our department sends computer science students to the Grace Hopper Conference, the largest conference for women technologists in the world.

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Events

Aug28Wed

Computer Science General Faculty Meeting

Wed, Aug 28, 2019
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: RTH 526
Bi-Weekly regular faculty meeting for invited full-time Computer Science faculty only. Event details emailed directly to attendees.

Aug29Thu

CS Distinguished Lecture: Michael Stonebraker (MIT)

Thu, Aug 29, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:50 PM
Location: SAL 101
Speaker: Michael Stonebraker, MIT Talk Title: TBA Series: Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series Abstract: This lecture satisfies requirements for CSCI 591: Research Colloquium. Host: Shahram Ghandeharizadeh

Sep17Tue

CS Tech Talk

Tue, Sep 17, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:50 PM
Location: SAL 101
Speaker: TBA, Talk Title: TBA Series: Computer Science Colloquium Abstract: This lecture satisfies requirements for CSCI 591: Research Colloquium. Host: Computer Science Department

Sep18Wed

Computer Science General Faculty Meeting

Wed, Sep 18, 2019
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: RTH 526
Bi-Weekly regular faculty meeting for invited full-time Computer Science faculty only. Event details emailed directly to attendees.

Sep19Thu

CS Tech Talk

Thu, Sep 19, 2019
3:30 PM - 4:50 PM
Location: SAL 101
Speaker: TBA, Talk Title: TBA Series: Computer Science Colloquium Abstract: This lecture satisfies requirements for CSCI 591: Research Colloquium. Host: Computer Science Department

Sep25Wed

Computer Science General Faculty Meeting

Wed, Sep 25, 2019
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: RTH 526
Bi-Weekly regular faculty meeting for invited full-time Computer Science faculty only. Event details emailed directly to attendees.

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News

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USC Viterbi Announces its 2019 NSF CAREER Award Winners

USC Viterbi Professors Pierluigi Nuzzo, Kelly Sanders and Mahdi Soltanolkotabi receive highly competitive National Science Foundation awards for their leadership and novel research.

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“Deep Fakes”: Researchers Develop Forensic Techniques to Identify Tampered Videos

USC computer scientists find movement is key to spot manipulated content

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Making Children’s Voices Heard in the Courtroom

USC computer science undergraduate student Zane Durante is using artificial intelligence to identify truthful language in child forensic interviews.

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Battling Bias in AI

USC computer science PhD student tackles algorithmic fairness for social justice in machine learning.

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