Associate Professor of Computer Science Sean Smith, along with Jack Bowman ’11, Amy Zhang ’13, and PhD student Scout Sinclair, is studying how physicians at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H., use information technology to handle secure data.
When a 6.3 magnitude earthquake rocked central Italy in April 2009, the University of L'Aquila was left in ruins. All but two of the buildings were deemed structurally unsound, including the library. “Without a library, we can’t work,” says Valentina Martemucci, a graduate student at the University of L’Aquila.
Three fellowships – named after Cesar Chavez, Charles Eastman, and Thurgood Marshall – are awarded annually to graduate students who have produced high-quality research, who demonstrate a commitment to increasing opportunities for underrepresented minorities, and who have the potential to serve as mentors for undergraduate students.