SIGUCCS - University and College Computing Services
SIGUCCS Penny Crane Award for Distinguished Service
Given to those who provide significant and continuing service to SIGUCCS and our profession over a period of many years. The award includes an honorarium of $1,000.
ACM SIGKDD announced seven recipients for its inaugural KDD Impact Program, which aims to fund projects that have the potential for maximum impact on society. The proposals covered training data scientists; a hackathon; use of algorithms by government; women data science leaders; a summer school for high school students; data science for social good; and promoting community understanding of Big Data.