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Seven Symbolic Systems students have been appointed as undergraduate peer Advising Fellows for 2014-2015. The seven who will begin their duties in the fall of 2014 are:

  • Allison Dods ('16), Natural Language
  • Makiko Fujimoto ('14), Cognitive Science [continuing AF]
  • Howon Lee ('15, M.S. '15), Artificial Intelligence [continuing AF]
  • Stu ...

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Posted by Admin 3 years, 3 months ago

Photo of Grisha Mints

Grigori Mints (Professor of Philosophy, and by courtesy of Mathematics and Computer Science), a long-time faculty affiliate of the Symbolic Systems Program, died on Thursday, May 29, just shy of his 75th birthday. Grisha taught and mentored many SSP students in the areas of logic and the foundations of mathematics ...


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Symbolic Systems Forum
presents
M.S. Project Presentations
by
Erik Brockbank and Roberto Goizueta  (M.S. Candidates)
Symbolic Systems Program

Monday, June 9, 2014
12:15-1:05 pm
Building 460, Room 126
map link: http://campus-map.stanford.edu/index.cfm?ID=01-460

ABSTRACTS:
(a) Erik Brockbank: "Embodied Problem Solving: Gesturing ...


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For juniors interested in pursuing an honors project in Symbolic Systems next year, we will be holding an info session and lunch on Friday, May 30, 2014, in 460-127B (small seminar room in the Linguistics Dept. office cluster, first floor of Margaret Jacks Hall).

Lunch is served at noon, and ...


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Symbolic Systems Forum
presents
Honors Project Presentations
by
Senior Honors Students
Symbolic Systems Program

Monday, June 2, 2014
12:15-1:05 pm
Building 460, Room 126
map link: http://campus-map.stanford.edu/index.cfm?ID=01-460

SCHEDULE:

12:15 Evan Gitterman, "Expectation Formulation and Violation in Jazz Harmony" (Primary Honors ...


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Posted by Admin 3 years, 3 months ago

Julia Neidert (M.S. Candidate) has created a dance based on a statistical model. "By modeling dance as a sequence of movements, the system produces new sequences by choosing movements that are likely to follow each other, as calculated from existing dances. Occasional random choices add a further element of ...


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Posted by Admin 3 years, 4 months ago

Symbolic Systems Forum
presents
M.S. Project Presentations
by
Nicholas Borg and Julia Neidert  (M.S. Candidates)
Symbolic Sysems Program

Monday, May 19, 2014
12:15-1:05 pm
Building 460, Room 126
map link: http://campus-map.stanford.edu/index.cfm?ID=01-460

ABSTRACTS:

(a) The Dynamics of Affect (Nicholas Borg ...


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Posted by Admin 3 years, 4 months ago

Congratulations to Joshua Haner (Class of 2002), staff photographer and senior editor for photo technology at the The New York Times, who has won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography "for his moving essay on a Boston Marathon bomb blast victim who lost most of both legs and now ...


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Posted by Admin 3 years, 5 months ago

A few members of Symbolic Systems' Class of 2013 sat down after our annual Graduation Lunch on June 13, 2013, and reflected on their experiences as students and on applying for jobs or graduate school. A follow-up to previous commencement panels, this has become an annual event.  audio link [mp3 ...


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Srinija Srinivasan (Class of 1993) is the newest member of the Stanford University Board of Trustees. Congratulations, Srinija!


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Posted by Admin 3 years, 6 months ago
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