Tag Archives: computer science

Students Hack, Give Back

YU Hackathon Combines Technology and Creativity to Support Nonprofit Organizations This weekend, Yeshiva University students held their fourth annual hackathon, a 24-hour technological innovation marathon that promotes creative thinking and partnerships. YU’s event provided a unique forum for observant Jews to connect, brainstorm and built projects together, as hackathons are typically held on Shabbat on other college

The Future of Data Science

At Yeshiva College Computer Science Department Event, Industry Experts Share Insights and Experience On Wednesday, October 25, the Yeshiva College Department of Computer Science presented two back-to-back executive lectures in Weissberg Commons featuring Dr. Erick Brethenoux and Steve Demuth, renowned experts in the fields of big data, machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI). Judah Diament,

Meet YU’s Incoming Class

Yehudah Goldfeder of Monsey, New York: Intrigued by Artificial Intelligence  In the coming weeks, Yeshiva University will welcome hundreds of new students to its undergraduate campuses from across the United States and countries around the world. Meet the incoming class as they share in their own words what excites them about beginning their academic journeys at

Stern College Students Receive Google Grant

igniteCS Funds Effort to Mentor High School Girls in Computer Science Elisheva Rabinovich, Elizabeth Bitterman and Kayla Boldt, all members of the Computer Science Club at Stern College for Women, are managing a grant from Google to mentor high school girls in computer science. The grant is a part of Google’s igniteCS initiative to help student groups