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Recent posts

The Chosen Hundred

The list of mentor organizations for Google Summer of Code 2009 was announced today; see Leslie’s post for an explanation of what comes next.
March 18, 2009

CS Enrolment Up (a bit, finally)

According to a CRA press release (NYT coverage here), “The number of majors and pre-majors in American computer science programs was up 6.2 percent from 2007...
March 17, 2009

Legal Frameworks for Reproducible Research

My grad students and I met Victoria Stodden for the first time yesterday, and had a great time talking about reproducible research, science 2.0, and most par...
March 17, 2009