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NMC Horizon Report Lists Privacy Tools Project as an Exemplar of Multidisciplinary Research

September 10, 2014

The Horizon Project of New Media Consortium (NMC) publishes several reports online detailing trends in the usage of technology in education. In the 2014 Library Edition, the Privacy Tools for Research Data project is listed among a small number of exemplars of multidisciplinary research projects. The Privacy Tools project is led by CRCS Faculty member Salil Vadhan.

Greg Morrisett named Harvard College Professor

Greg Morrisett named Harvard College Professor

June 23, 2014

Greg Morrisett named Harvard College Professor
Annual honors recognize excellence in undergraduate teaching by five outstanding Harvard faculty

By Peter Reuell, Harvard Gazette (June 23, 2014)

Greg Morrisett, Allen B. Cutting Professor of Computer Science at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, is among five members of the Harvard faculty who were recently appointed Harvard College Professors.

Edith Law helping lead the way in Citizen Science & Crowdsourcing at CRCS

December 20, 2013

As featured in Harvard Magazine ("Popular Science", Jan-Feb 2014), CRCS fellow Edith Law is helping lead the way in CRCS's efforts to develop crowdsourcing technologies that could enable large-scale citizen science initiatives. In particular, Edith is "developing an online citizen-science platform called Curio (www.crowdcurio.com) to crowdsource research tasks. (She plans to launch it this spring.)"

Applications now closed for 2014-2015 CRCS Postdoctoral Fellows and Visiting Scholars

December 13, 2013

Following the December 13th deadline, CRCS is no longer accepting applications for its Postdoctoral Fellows and Visiting Scholars Programs for the 2014-2015 academic year. Thank you to everyone who submitted an application this year. CRCS will be reviewing the applications in the near future, and will contact applicants in the spring.