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Monday, July 11, 2016 - 3:57pm

Lists Dartmouth as one of the 10 most influential colleges online, noting that the College's Facebook posts include everything from an economics professor discussing the impact of Brexit to info on how Dartmouth's computer science department is working to delete terrorist propaganda from the web.
 

Read the full story, published on 7/6/16, in universities.com

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Monday, July 11, 2016 - 1:56pm
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Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 3:33pm

An opinion piece co-authored by Daniel Rockmore,  the William H. Neukom 1964 Distinguished Professor of Computational Science and director of the Neukom Institute for Computational Science, and Allen Riddell, a Neukom Institute postdoctoral fellow, about the Turing Tests in Creative Arts competition at Dartmouth College and how it shows just how close we are to robots who can make art. "Narrative is difficult to articulate in an algorithm. In fact, as the essence of storytelling, it is arguably one of the most human of activities," say Rockmore and Riddell. "Thus, while these experiments...

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Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 3:21pm

An article that briefly mentions in the summer of 1956, a handful of mathematicians and computer scientists gathered at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire for the first-ever research project on Artificial Intelligence.

Read the full story, published on 6/29/16, in CNET.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 1:15pm

In his latest post for Inside Higher Ed's "Technology and Learning" blog, Joshua Kim, director of Digital Learning Initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL), asks if Amazon's entry into the K-12 world means that a post-secondary play is close behind.

Read the full story, published on 6/28/16, Inside Higher Ed.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 1:14pm

Features a study conducted by researchers at Dartmouth College, the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Southern California, that showed just how vulnerable the health care industry is to cyberattacks due to information security policies that lag behind clinical practice.

Read the full story, published on  6/29/16, in the Wall Street Journal.

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 4:29pm

As a guest on "All Things Considered," Daniel Rockmore, the William H. Neukom 1964 Distinguished Professor of Computational Science and director of the Neukom Institute for Computational Science, discusses Dartmouth's recent Turing Tests competitions that were held to determine if computer algorithms are sophisticated enough to create art that is indistinguishable from human art. "All Things Considered" host Robert Siegel, who was one of the judges for the poetry competition, shares poems on air and asks listeners to guess if they are computer generated poems or were created by humans....

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 4:25pm

In his latest post for Inside Higher Ed's "Technology and Learning" blog, Joshua Kim, director of Digital Learning Initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL), asks if WiFi is a blind spot for airports, hotels, and conferences—then what is higher education's blind spot?

Read the full story, published on  6/27/16, in Inside Higher Ed.

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Monday, June 27, 2016 - 3:06pm

In his latest post for Inside Higher Ed's "Technology and Learning" blog, Joshua Kim, director of Digital Learning Initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL), discusses if the quality of the WiFi influences which airport we choose.

Read the full story, published on 6/26/16, Inside Higher Ed.

 

 

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Monday, June 27, 2016 - 2:55pm

As a guest on "Here & Now," Hany Farid, chair and professor of computer science, discusses his work with the nonpartisan policy group Counter Extremism Project to make it easier to scrub terrorist propaganda from the web.

Listen to the program, which aired on 6/23/16, on WBUR.

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