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  Cynthia Lee: Providing Role Models for Women in Computer Science
  Cynthia Lee (pictured left) is a senior in Computer and Information Science. She currently assists with research at the Computational Genetics Laboratory, where she is learning to GPU program. She spent the past two summers in Germany, interning for an e-learning research group, ELLI2 and a renewable energy firm, innogy. Here, she outlines how Girls Who Code operates at Penn and its significance for women in STEM.
 
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  Jason Burdick Receives Heilmeier Research Award
 
Jason Burdick, Professor in Bioengineering, has been named the recipient of the 2017-18 George H. Heilmeier Faculty Award for Excellence in Research for "pioneering contributions to designing and developing polymers for applications in stem cell biology and regenerative medicine." The Heilmeier Award honors a Penn Engineering faculty member whose work is scientifically meritorious and has high technological impact and visibility.
 
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  Combatting 'Fairness Gerrymandering' with Socially Conscious Algorithms
  Michael Kearns, founding director of the Warren Center and National Center Professor of Management & Technology in Department of Computer and Information Science (CIS), and fellow Warren Center member Aaron Roth, Class of 1940 Bicentennial Term Associate Professor in CIS, are interested in imbuing decision-making algorithms with social norms, including fairness.
 
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  Vincent Liu is Networking the Cloud
 
Vincent Liu, Assistant Professor in Computer and Information Science, is a researcher with broad interests in network computing. His work bridges all layers of the networking stack, from hardware concerns to application and user demands. He was motivated to come to Penn because of its collaborative environment that supports cutting-edge work in his areas of interest.
 
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