Computer Science / Information Technology

Google IT certificate program expands as more community colleges sign on

To bolster expanding online IT certificate program, Google plans to add career resources for students and to expand its community college partnerships and pathways to four-year degrees.

Big data, AI prompt major expansions at UC Berkeley and MIT

As reach of big data and AI grows, UC Berkeley and Massachusetts Institute of Technology unveil plans for major expansions.

Are growing boot camps like Trilogy a reputational risk?

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Trilogy Education Services runs coding boot camps for a growing number of universities. The partnerships are lucrative for the institutions, but are they worth the reputational risk?

Even with booms in student enrollment, not enough degrees to keep up with jobs in computer science

Even though colleges have increased production of computer science bachelor’s degrees, it’s not enough to fill the jobs available in the field, according to a new report.

Google memo reflects familiar bias for women in STEM

Leaked Google memo, described as an “anti-diversity screed,” reminds many women in STEM fields of the challenges that remain not just in industry, but in academe.

Study measures causes of gender gap in computer science

Lesser math confidence and a stronger preference for artistic fields dissuade women from majoring in computer science to a smaller degree today than in the past, analysis of student interest in computer science shows.

U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign backs down on legal threat against code repository

Computer science department at U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign rescinds a threat to crack down on students sharing code online.

Feminist professors create an alternative to MOOCs

Can education be free and online and yet reject some of the choices made by proponents of massive open online courses? A class about to debut aims to show what's possible.

Documents shed light on details of Georgia Tech-Udacity deal

The details behind Georgia Tech's new deal with Udacity: big dollars and new types of instructional aides -- including some who work for the outside company.

Students boycott final to challenge professor's grading policy (and get As)

To test limits of Johns Hopkins professor's scaled grading policy, all of his students boycott the final -- and all get As as a result.

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