Wendy Powley and Gloria Childress Townsend report on the National Center for Women & IT Annual Summit, themed "making the world fair and just." Wendy Powley and Gloria Childress Townsend From BLOG@CACM | May 24, 2016 at 09:46 AM
The ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest, sponsored by IBM, is the oldest, largest, and most prestigious programming competition in the world.
Courtney Coolidge From BLOG@CACM | May 16, 2016 at 09:22 AM
It’s been 10 years since I published my three-page "Computational Thinking" viewpoint in the March 2006 issue of the Communications of the ACM.Jeannette Wing From BLOG@CACM | March 23, 2016 at 02:45 PM
SC16 has replaced the standard HPC benchmarks in its popular Student Cluster Competition with the task of reproducing the results of a recent HPC paper.
Michela Taufer From BLOG@CACM | March 29, 2016 at 11:35 AM
ACM, CSTA, and Code.org are working jointly with more than 100 advisors within the computing community to steer a process to build a framework for K-12 CS Education...Mehran Sahami From BLOG@CACM | February 2, 2016 at 09:38 AM
Computing leaders ACM, Code.org, and CSTA are launching an effort to guide educators and state and district policy makers about K-12 computer science.Mehran Sahami From BLOG@CACM | January 7, 2016 at 09:35 AM
The new Advanced Placement exam in CS Principles will be offered in May 2017. It's time to figure out what colleges and universities are going to do about it.
Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | November 15, 2015 at 04:03 PM
In "The Frenzy About High-Tech Talent" in The New York Review of Books, Andrew Hacker questions if there is really an unfilled need for STEM graduates, and if there...Valerie Barr From BLOG@CACM | October 24, 2015 at 09:20 AM
On LEGO's ideas site, a new set has been proposed that would let children build the Analytical Engine, and learn about the roles Ada Lovelace and Charles Babbage...Joel C. Adams From BLOG@CACM | August 29, 2015 at 01:57 PM