Thiruvalluvar University students scurry for gadgets as online exams gets underway- The New Indian Express

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Express News Service

VELLORE: Owing to the Covid pandemic, customers rarely visit this snacks shop at Viruthampattu in Vellore city. A boy who works there as a part-time employee arranges the table meant for serving tea and snacks. The owner lends his laptop and the boy downloads the question paper and starts writing the answers.

Meet Naresh, a final year postgraduate student who was writing his first examination in the pandemic period.

Naresh, studying economics at an aided college in Vellore city, was frantic when he could not download the question paper using his mobile phone. “I was trying hard for some time to download the question paper  but the server was too slow,” he said.

When he was anxiously tapping the keys of the phone without luck, his employer helped him with his laptop. “My employer gave his laptop. I arranged a table and chair to sit comfortably to

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Miami University students had a house party despite testing positive for Covid

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Body camera video from the Oxford Police Department shows an officer approaching a group of men gathered on the porch of a home near the university’s campus on September 5, asking them who lives there.

“I’m assuming you probably know why I want to talk to you, right?” the officer asks.

One student replies that eight people lived in the house, and that at the time, about 20 people were inside. Both indoor and outdoor mass gatherings in Oxford involving people who don’t live together are limited to 10 people, per the city’s ordinance.

The officer tells the student to disperse the crowd gathered at the house, and eventually asks to see his ID. After scanning it, he calls the student over.

“I’ve never seen this before, there’s an input on the computer that you tested positive for Covid?” the officer asks.

“Yes,” the student answered, adding “This was, um,

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The CompSci Major at University of Southern California

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Computer Science is one of the majors in the computer & information sciences program at University of Southern California.

We’ve gathered data and other essential information about the program, such as the average salary of graduates, ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more. In addition, we cover how USC ranks in comparison to other schools with compsci programs.

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Computer Science Degrees Available at USC

  • Bachelor’s Degree in CompSci
  • Master’s Degree in CompSci
  • Doctorate Degree in CompSci

USC CompSci Rankings

In College Factual’s most recent rankings for the best schools for compsci majors, USC came in at #4. This puts it in the top 5% of the country in this field of study. It is also ranked #2 in California.

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Popularity of CompSci at USC

During the 2017-2018 academic year, University of Southern California handed out 202 bachelor’s degrees

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Computer Graphics at Stanford University

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<br /> Computer Graphics at Stanford University<br />


Note added 4/21/20 by Marc Levoy:

Except for links to People > Faculty, this web site has become outdated. Most
links to Research projects, Courses in graphics, Technical publications, Slides
from talks, Software packages, Data archives, and Cool Demos still function and
might be useful. However, links to people other than faculty, infrastructure,
and opportunities for students are likely broken or irrelevant.


News flashes:

  • 11/26/19
    Marc Levoy’s team
    has published a new article
    in the Google Research Blog
    about
    astrophotography on Pixel 4.
  • 10/28/19
    Marc Levoy’s team
    has open-sourced an
    API
    for retrieving dual-pixel data from recent Pixel phones.
    Useful for computing depth from single-camera phones.
  • 10/28/19
    Marc Levoy’s team in Google Research
    has published a paper in
    SIGGRAPH Asia (and
    Arxiv)
    describing how
    Night Sight works on Pixel 3.
  • Colleges and Departments | Michigan Technological University

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    Continue Michigan Tech’s Engineering Tradition

    We set out as the Michigan Mining School in 1885 to train mining engineers to better
    operate copper mines. Today, more than 60 percent of Michigan Tech students are enrolled
    in our 12 undergraduate and 29 graduate engineering programs across nine departments.
    Our students and curriculum embrace the spirit of hard work and fortitude our founders
    once had. See why Michigan Tech’s Enterprise Program is one of the top seven capstone
    programs in the nation.


    Prepare for a Diverse Career

    Every Michigan Technological University student attends classes within the College
    of Sciences and Arts, including foundational courses in mathematics, physics, humanities,
    and social sciences. Students choose electives and minors outside their career track
    through the College’s 11 departments. See how Michigan Tech’s cross-disciplinary emphasis
    prepares students to create the future.


    Boundless Opportunities

    The College of Computing at Michigan Technological University prepares inventors,
    engineers, coders, and

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    Troy University | Troy University

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    TROY is the Pathway to Your Future

    Earn your degree from a real, 4-year, accredited, state university focused on preparing
    you to excel in your future career. Every year, TROY equips thousands of men and women
    who enter their chosen fields career-ready and globally competitive. As a top-ranking
    educational institution with a reputation of integrity, patriotism and excellence,
    TROY provides you with value and values. Whether you plan to study in-class or online, Troy
    University can give you the resources and top-notch academic training you’ll need
    to succeed in today’s global marketplace.

    TROY Online

    TROY understands it’s difficult to balance work, family and your education. That’s
    why TROY Online programs give you the choice to learn when and where it is best for
    you. Since the 1950s, TROY has offered distance learners the ability to earn their
    degrees from an accredited 4-year state university.

    Learn More

    TROY Supports Military &

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    Purdue University – Department of Computer Science

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    News

    Modeling COVID-19 Spread: Scenario Studies from Indiana Data

    CS Professors Szpankowski, Grama and post doc researcher, Sreedharan are working on epidemiological models and predictions of spread of COVID-19 infection, the impact of social distancing guidelines, and providing guidance for policy-making.


    Hambrusch quoted in The Chronicle of Higher Education

    “The Discipline That Is Transforming Higher Ed” – The computer-science boom is straining colleges. But it could save some, too.


    Kate, Peng, and Rompf Promoted to Associate Professor

    Purdue University’s Board of Trustees approved faculty promotions for the 2020-2021 academic year. In the Department of Computer Science, three individuals have been promoted to associate professor; Aniket Kate, Chunyi Peng, and Tiark Rompf.


    Bertino and Hussain Author CCC White Paper on 5G Security and Privacy

    The Computing Community Consortium (CCC) released a white paper titled “5G Security and Privacy – A Research Roadmap.” The white paper, authored by Bertino with Hussain

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    Fairfield University

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    Why Fairfield?

    We are a Jesuit University, rooted in one of the world’s oldest intellectual and spiritual traditions, with more than 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students from the U.S. and across the globe enrolled in the University’s five schools. Fairfield embraces a liberal humanistic approach to education, encouraging critical thinking, cultivating free and open inquiry, and fostering ethical and religious values. Fairfield is located in the heart of a region where the future takes shape, on a stunning campus on the Connecticut coast just an hour from New York City.

    Fairfield University prepares students for success. With an emphasis on innovative, experiential learning and a focus on developing the whole person, we produce graduates who are future ready.

    Undergraduate Studies

    At Fairfield University, we encourage you to let curiosity get the best of you — to let your mind wander, and then follow it.

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    Graduate Studies

    Get the

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    University of Portland

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    University of Portland
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    #7

    in the nation for student Fulbright Awards

    25

    consecutive years in the top ten for western regional universities

    12:1

    student-faculty ratio

    #1

    private university in Oregon for value, according to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

    68

    student Fulbright Award recipients since 2001

    #23

    nationally for study abroad participation among peer schools

    #1

    college in Oregon for value according to MONEY Magazine

    90+

    student-run clubs

    16

    study abroad programs

    Matthew Mun

    Matthew Mun
    Marketing, Class of 2015

    “Coming from a small school in Hawai’i, I liked the size of UP and the community made me

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    Home – Southeast Missouri State University

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    Southeast Missouri State Producing Personal Protective Equipment for Healthcare Workforce

    As COVID-19 has sent students home to learn remotely for the remainder of the semester and employees to remote work sites for the coming weeks, Southeast Missouri State University is unusually quiet. But breaking that deafening silence is the innovation and dedication of faculty and staff working rapidly to engineer Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for […]

    Emergency Relief Fund Supports Students During COVID-19

    With the sudden disruption of life at Southeast Missouri State University and in communities around the world, our students are facing uncertain times that come with new challenges and, in many cases, unexpected costs. All faculty and staff are working hard to help our students move forward with their education. Thank you!  If you wish […]

    Don and Gloria LaFerla Named Friends of the University

    Don and Gloria LaFerla of Joplin, Missouri, have been named Friends of

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