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  Three Engineers Receive 2017 University Awards for Distinguished Teaching
 
Sanjeev Khanna, Alejandro Ribeiro and George Pappas have each been awarded 2017 University Teaching Awards sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania's Office of the Provost. The three are amongst 12 awardees throughout the University this year. At an April 25 ceremony, Provost Vincent Price presented the awards and read excerpts of the recommendation letters from faculty and students who nominated the winners.
 
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  Backster, a Posture-Tracking Wearable, wins 2017 Senior Design Competition
 
Each spring, Penn Engineering’s Senior Design Project Competition pits teams from the school’s six departments against one another. This year’s first place project was Backster, a shirt imbued with orientation sensors that can provide real-time feedback on the wearer’s posture.
 
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  Sydney Morton: Learning, Studying and Teaching Team-oriented Programming
 
Sydney Morton, junior in the Department of Computer and Information Science, has a lot on her plate. The captain of the varsity volleyball team and active member in the Chi Omega sorority, Morton's next act is to spend the summer working at Microsoft. She credits a computer science course with getting her prepared, both with coding and leadership knowledge.
 
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  The Department of Computer and Information Science Welcomes 2016-2017 New Faculty
 
The Department of Computer and Information Science has hired nine new faculty members during the 2016-2017 academic year. These individuals show exceptional research achievement and potential, dedication to teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, and a drive to take a position of international leadership in defining their field of study. The department is very pleased to welcome these new faculty members to CIS.
 
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