The app received overwhelming acclaim upon release. Afterward, the team decided to submit the idea to the national Hacking4Defense competition in San Francisco, where they beat out stiff competition from over 200 other groups to advance to the final round.
The award is about more than simply prestige. For some, it comes with up to five years of government funding for further research.
John Finkelman ’23 created the Equal Voice Initiative, an organization that offers refugees resources like food, clothing and education to help protect them from economic hardship.
Known for her work on the growth mindset, psychology professor Carol Dweck presented a lecture on Thursday detailing her research on mindsets and the importance of fulfilling human potential as a means towards larger societal, rather than individual, objectives.
On Wednesday, 2018 Annual Shorenstein Journalism Award recipient and Washington Post Beijing bureau chief Anna Fifield addressed economic changes in North Korea.
Electrical Engineering professor Andrea Goldsmith recently received the 2019 IEEE Eric E. Sumner Award for her contributions to wireless technology.
In May, pediatrics, health research and policy professor Yvonne Maldonado MD ’81 received the 2018
Roble Arts Gym was selected in August by the California Preservation Foundation to be one of 18 recipients of the group’s prestigious Preservation Design Awards.