Meeting of the Minds, an annual research symposium held on May 8, celebrates undergraduate research at Carnegie Mellon University. The Computational Biology Department is proud to have eight undergraduate students who have conducted research with our faculty and are presenting their work at Meeting of the Minds. They have summarized their work below. A complete […]
Chaya Wurman has recently become the first graduate of the B.S. in Computational Biology degree as a student in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon. She transferred from the Carnegie Institute of Technology in the spring of 2017. Wurman was eager to combine her interest in biology with the computer science skills that […]
The Computational Biology Department has developed a Pre-College Program in Computational Biology to offer an immersive educational experience in computational biology accessible to high school students. Spearheaded by Drs. Phillip Compeau and Joshua Kangas, the program will provide training in both modern biology laboratory techniques and the computational analysis of the data generated by these […]
Wendy Yang, a senior in the Computational Biology Undergraduate program, has been elected to the prestigious academic honor society Phi Beta Kappa. Phi Beta Kappa was founded in 1776 and is the nation’s oldest and most distinguished undergraduate academic honor society. With chapters at only 286 colleges and universities across the US, Phi Beta […]
Douglas Qian and Wendy Yang, both juniors at Carnegie Mellon University, have been accepted to the Undergraduate Program in Computational Biology in the School of Computer Science.