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Computing Sciences professor Edward Kim, PhD, will study the development of a radically new AI framework that should mimic and model human intelligence and behavior. Biology professor Troy Shirangi, PhD, will study the role genes play in creating and producing instinctive behaviors.
Villanova has announced a partnership with The Posse Foundation, one of the most prestigious and comprehensive college access, success and youth leadership development programs in the United States. Through the Posse program, Villanova will expand its recruitment efforts in New Orleans, supporting 10 high-achieving area students per year with full-tuition scholarships.
Two Villanova University students—Bridget Gile ’19 COE and Andrew Lee ’19 COE—are among the 68 students from around the world selected as part of the 2019 cohort of Knight-Hennessy Scholars at Stanford University. Both Gile and Lee have been accepted to PhD programs, in civil and environmental engineering and in materials science and engineering respectively, at Stanford School of Engineering.
Faculty experts from across the University analyze and comment on some of the day’s biggest news stories, from the upcoming tax deadline to the 2020 Presidential Election.