CS Student is 2011 Yahoo! Key Scientific Challenge Winner

CS Student is 2011 Yahoo! Key Scientific Challenge WinnerCS Ph.D student Kira Radinsky has received the Yahoo! 2011 Key Scientific Challenges (KSC) Program Award from Yahoo! Labs.

Kira won the prize for her research on "Data Mining, And Algorithms for Information Retrieval and Search" and is one of an outstanding group of 217 proposals, from which 22 exceptional Ph.D. students have been selected to be part of Yahoo!’s 2011 Key Scientific Challenges (KSC) Program.

The KSC Program provides support for graduate students who are conducting research in one of Yahoo's core research areas. Congratulations to Kira on receiving this very competitive award.

Congratulations to Kira!

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