Cherry Zou

ACM/CSTA Cutler-Bell Prize in High School Computing

USA - 2015


There are an estimated 556 million victims every year and 18 victims every second of cybercrimes. Zou chose to focus her project on cyberbullying and cybercrimes. She read terrifying stories of people taking their own lives after being cyberbullied via fake social media accounts. Her project aimed to use an authors writing style to correctly identify anonymous social media posts. Zou wants users of social media to be held accountable for their harmful actions.

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