With support from Melinda Gates’ Pivotal Ventures, Cornell Tech’s Women in Technology and Entrepreneurship in New York (WitNY) program goes national. Coverage in The University Network, Crain's New York Business, and Chicago Business.
CS Ph.D. candidate Zhengqi Li has been awarded a 2020 Adobe Fellowhip to continue his research in 3D computer vision.
CS Professor Robbert Van Renesse spoke about “Code Afrique,” held in Ghana, which aims to introduce students to basic programming skills. Last year, the Cornell Chronicle featured a story about the program, "Students spark Ghanaian high schoolers’ interest in computer science" [image below].
Fifty-five students from five Ghanaian high schools participated in the January 2018 coding program led by Cornell computer science students.