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Khoury College of Computer Sciences

1 May

Matthew Goodwin uses CS to craft innovative support for people with autism

It might start with something as simple as an itchy sweater. A neurotypical person could manage this annoyance, but to an autistic person with sensory processing issues, the sweater can feel like steel wool scouring their arms. Individuals with profound autism might also lack the ability to pinpoint what is causing their discomfort or the […]

27 Jan

Herman Saksono earns Google grant to research exercise and tech in underserved communities

Navigating the second year of his master’s degree at Khoury College nearly a decade ago, Herman Saksono — in collaboration with community groups around Boston — was zeroed in on a prevalent problem.