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Can You Spot a Deep Fake?

CBS-2 Chicago spoke with Professor V.S. Subrahmanian about the launch of a new platform to help journalists detect deepfakes.
Jul 18, 2024|from CBS-2 Chicago

Northwestern Computer Science Postdocs and PhD Students Secure Faculty Positions

Hedyeh Beyhaghi, Angelos Chatzimparmpas, Eric Evert, Yiding Feng, Suprovat Ghoshal, Peng Kang, Saurabh Kumar, Vishesh Kumar, Yingkai Li, Ning Luo, Chenkai Weng, and Fumeng Yang will pursue their research and mentorship goals in new faculty positions.
Jul 16, 2024

Deepfake-Detection System Is Now Live

Professor V.S. Subrahmanian developed a free platform to help journalists determine the validity of digital artifacts.
Jul 9, 2024|from Northwestern Engineering News

Anastasia Kurdia Inducted to Northwestern IT’s ‘Mission: Accessible’ Wall of Fame

Kurdia completed the “Mission: Accessible” challenge to ensure that the CS 150 Canvas course page meets seven core accessibility criteria.
Jun 26, 2024

Nikos Hardavellas Named Future CRA Leader

Hardavellas joins the inaugural cohort of Computing Research Association Future CRA Leaders and will attend the 2024 CRA Conference at Snowbird in July.
Jun 24, 2024

Nivedita Arora Wins 2024 ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award

The Association for Computing Machinery Doctoral Dissertation Award recognized Arora for her foundational work designing sustainability-first computing systems and exploring their applications.
Jun 17, 2024|from Northwestern Engineering News

Joshua D'Arcy Joins Northwestern Computer Science Faculty of Instruction

D'Arcy will support Northwestern Engineering’s Department of Computer Science and the MSAI and MBAi professional master’s degree programs.
Jun 14, 2024

First Came ‘Spam.’ Now, With AI, We’ve Got ‘Slop’

The New York Times quoted Professor Kristian Hammond in an article about the new term that has emerged to describe dubious AI-generated material.
Jun 11, 2024|from New York Times

Sheila Gujrathi Tells Her Story to Graduating Seniors

Gujrathi, a biotechnology entrepreneur and executive, healthcare investor, and drug developer with more than 25 years of experience, and Dean Christopher Schuh spoke at the 2024 Undergraduate Convocation on June 10.
Jun 11, 2024|from Northwestern Engineering News

Grace Wang Tells Graduates to Think Big, Value Others, and Themselves

Wang, president of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and Dean Christopher Schuh spoke at the 2024 PhD Hooding and Master’s Recognition Ceremony on June 10.
Jun 11, 2024|from Northwestern Engineering News

Celebrating 10 Years of DTR’s Self-Directed Learning Community

In celebration of the 10-year anniversary of the Design, Technology, and Research program, Professor Haoqi Zhang and DTR students organized a week-long series of public events, featuring an art installation, screening of the DTR documentary, and an alumni panel.
Jun 7, 2024|from Northwestern Engineering News

Northwestern IT Inducts Professor Connor Bain to Canvas Hall of Fame

Bain won the award for “Most Innovative Course Site” and was also a finalist in the “Best Use of Lecture Videos” category.
Jun 6, 2024

CS Senior Spotlight: Elena Fabian

Fabian will join Berkeley Law this fall as a member of the inaugural class of Berkeley Innovation Scholars studying the intersection of law, technology, and society.
Jun 6, 2024

Three McCormick Faculty Participating in Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

Erica Hartmann, Emma Alexander, and Ryan Truby are three of 100 outstanding early career engineers who will meet for an intensive 2 1/2-day symposium to discuss cutting-edge developments in four areas.
Jun 5, 2024|from Northwestern Engineering News

CS Grad Spotlight: Dilan Nair

Nair plans to continue improving people’s quality of life and ability to connect as a software engineer with Apple.
Jun 5, 2024
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