OPINION: Confederate statues in retreat —
Grace Murray Hopper
Daily RecordOPINION: Confederate statues in retreat — finallyDaily RecordYale has since decided to rename Calhoun College for a computer science pioneer and retired Navy rear admiral, Grace Murray Hopper. (Some carvings and other physical representations of Calhoun will remain, as well as decisions about what to do with ...Read Mayor Mitch Landrieu's speech on removing New Orleans' Confederate monuments | NOLA.comNOLA.comall 108 news articles »
Posted on 24 May 2017 | 9:06 pm
Krattenmaker: Confederate statues retreat
Tallahassee.comKrattenmaker: Confederate statues retreat from the public square at lastTallahassee.comYale has since decided to rename Calhoun College for a computer science pioneer and retired Navy rear admiral, Grace Murray Hopper. (Some carvings and other physical representations of Calhoun will remain, as well as decisions about what to do with ...Lawmaker apologizes for saying La. leaders should be 'lynched' for removing Confederate monumentsJackson Clarion LedgerRep. Karl Oliver: Those removing Confederate monuments 'should be lynched' | Mississippi TodayMississippi Todayall 368 news articles »
Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:11 am
Why I Refuse To Attend My 20th Yale Reunion
The FederalistWhy I Refuse To Attend My 20th Yale ReunionThe FederalistCalhoun was unceremoniously shown the door and replaced by Grace Murray Hopper, thereby trading a proponent of slavery for a trailblazing woman in STEM, killing two birds with one stone, as it were. Even this much capitulation was not enough for ...and more »
Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:41 am
Experts: Conflicts over Confederate names
The StateExperts: Conflicts over Confederate names and symbols likely to continueThe StateYale renamed the building in honor of Grace Murray Hopper, a pioneering mathematician and computer scientist. Calhoun, who graduated from Yale in 1804 and served as a U.S. vice president, secretary of state, secretary of war and senator, is ...
Posted on 20 May 2017 | 8:46 pm
Grace Hopper: Yale's newest college namesake
Yale Alumni MagazineGrace Hopper: Yale's newest college namesakeYale Alumni MagazineGrace Murray Hopper '34PhD was rejected by the Navy, belittled by a man who hadn't wanted a woman as a deputy, and ignored by a corporate employer that considered computers (before they were called computers) a waste of time and resources. None of ...
Posted on 2 March 2017 | 12:48 pm
The myth about women in science
Grace Murray Hopper
Researchers Wendy Williams and Stephen Ceci say everything you've been told about men blocking women who want to work in science fields is not true
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 8:56 am
ACM Honors Computing Innovators Who Are
ACM Award Winners Made Advances in Networked Systems, Social Networks, Science Education Standards and Rescue Robots (PRWeb April 14, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12650706.htm
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 6:12 am
Keene Systems – A Recognized Leader in
If your IT department is maxed out or understaffed and you need new technology to address significant business needs, the following case study should be of interest. It demonstrates how using ASP.NET web development can take advantage of new technology to solve critical business needs without overhauling internal IT departments. (PRWeb March 26, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ...
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 1:49 pm
Yale launches expansion of the Department of
The university has announced important steps in a long-planned expansion of the Department of Computer Science, with enhancements in both faculty and classroom resources.
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 9:05 am
Sharing her story: Writer remembers Grace
Grace Murray Hopper
No one would ever say “I worked with Dr. Hopper.” I never worked with that amazing woman, but I did work for her. “So, who’s Dr. Hopper?” you ask. If you’ve been reading any computer periodicals, or the April 10th issue of The New Yorker, you ...
Posted on 6 May 2015 | 10:12 am
Mother of COBOL Grace Murray Hopper is born,
Grace Murray Hopper didn't take no for an answer. She didn't accept that girls shouldn't study math, or quit when the Navy said she couldn't enlist because of her size and age, and she proved everyone wrong when it was believed that data processing ...
Posted on 8 December 2014 | 4:00 pm
The Monstrous Regiment of Women: A Brief
Okay friends I DON’T KNOW IF YOU’RE PREPARED for the badness of a certain GRACE MURRAY HOPPER. Oh, wait, sorry, REAR ADMIRAL Grace Murray Hopper. YEAH. It’s about to get REAL. Grace was born in New York City in 1906, and by seven years old she was ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 8:45 am
Grace Hopper, Amazing Grace of computer
Grace Hopper, known as "the first lady of software," is celebrated for her computer genius, with a Google Doodle on what would have been her 107th birthday. The doodle would have been deeply appreciated by Grace Murray Hopper. She rose through the naval ...
Posted on 9 December 2013 | 2:19 am
Grace Hopper honoured with Google doodle
One of the pioneers of computer programming, the creator of the COBOL language and a Rear Admiral in the US Navy, Grace Murray Hopper has been honoured with a Google doodle today for what would have been her 107th birthday. A PhD in mathematics from Yale ...
Posted on 8 December 2013 | 5:06 pm