Grad Profile: Creating community for women in tech
nspired by her introduction to computer science education, Genny Centeno Metri — an international student from Mexico — wanted to do something to narrow the gender gap in technology. As she graduates from the Master of Applied Computer Science program, she can certainly say she’s succeeded.
Grad Profile: A future in AI research
As Nick Meade (BCS'20) graduates he has landed a spot at one of the world's leading artificial intelligence research institutes.
Pandemic programming: International study reveals impacts of COVID‑19 on software professionals
An international study led by a Dalhousie Computer Science researcher has revealed the impacts of COVID-19 on those working in software professional roles — include its effects on well-being and prosperity.
Dal launches new master's in digital innovation
In an era when digital transformation is rapidly changing industries around the world, Dal's new Master of Digital Innovation program draws on expertise from four Faculties to help train digital professionals that can work in any sector.
Ask an Expert: Stan Matwin on privacy and using smartphones to track COVID‑19
New smartphone apps being developed could help track and trace where people with the virus have been and alert others who might be at risk of coming into contact with it. But Stan Matwin, director of Dal's Institute for Big Data Analytics, says decision-makers must grapple with how to make these programs both effective and respectful of people’s privacy.