A group of faculty members from the departments of Mathematics, Physics, and Education was recently awarded a grant by the National Science Foundation. The $1.2 million-dollar grant will support the Ithaca College Robert Noyce Scholarship Program. This five-year program, which will be led by professors David Brown, Linda Hanrahan, Matthew Price, Michael Rogers, and Aaron Weinberg, will prepare...
ITHACA, NY — Beth Ellen Clark, associate professor and chair of the physics department at Ithaca College, has received a $2.7 million grant from NASA to support her participation in the first U.S. mission to bring samples of an asteroid back to the Earth for study and analysis. Named OSIRIS-REx (Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security-Regolith Explorer),...
ITHACA, NY — Of the more than 88,000 international high school- and college- student teams registered to compete in the 2011 Microsoft Imagine Cup, only 124 will gather in New York City, July 8 to 13, for the Worldwide Finals, and one of them is from Ithaca College. The team of Ashley Alicea, Marc Howard, Corey Jeffers and Evan Marinaro — creators of the video game...
This past weekend, seven members of newly recognized IC Women in Computing (ICWC) went to Rochester, NY to compete in WiC Hacks, a hackathon sponsored by the Rochester Institute of Technology for female college and high school students. ICWC’s mission is to support women in computer science through various personal and professional development opportunities. Congratulations on competing in the hackathon this past weekend and good luck at future competitions!
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