XRDS

Crossroads The ACM Magazine for Students

Sign In

Association for Computing Machinery

Articles Tagged: Computing profession

Articles & Features

What do you have that others don't?

COLUMN: Careers

What do you have that others don't?

By Amit Sheth, October 2018

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

Beyond coding

SECTION: Features

Beyond coding

Understanding what it takes to become an effective developer.

By Marian Petre, André van der Hoek, October 2018

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

The search for my computer science

The search for my computer science

A journey spanning Nigeria, the United States, and Tanzania, is one woman's search for meaning and validation as a computer scientist.

By Judith Uchidiuno, October 2018

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

Computer science as a global language

Computer science as a global language

How computer science helped me become a citizen of the world and the lessons real-life experiences taught me about effectively interacting with other people.

By María Andreína Francisco Rodríguez, October 2018

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

What is the role of a computer scientist in shaping a sustainable future?

What is the role of a computer scientist in shaping a sustainable future?

It is becoming increasingly difficult to ignore the warnings of a disrupted climate system, from melting ice caps to species extinction. But the problems are so far removed, and so large, we often wonder what does this have to do with our work as computer scientists?

By Elina Eriksson, October 2018

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

Computer scientists in action: Anja Bechman, data science

Computer scientists in action: Sauvik Das, usable security & privacy

Computer scientists in action: Christina Harrington, inclusive technology design

Computer scientists in action: Åsa Cajander, complex systems for society

Computer scientists in action: Lining Yao, fabrication

Computer scientists in action: Jean Luca Bez, high performance computing

Computer scientists in action: Alexandra Jimborean, computer architecture

Aubrey Blanche

SECTION: Profile

Aubrey Blanche

By Bryan Knowles, October 2018

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

So you want to be an elite hacker? finding your career in cyber operations

Christopher Sheats founder of the Emerald Onion

SECTION: Profile

Christopher Sheats founder of the Emerald Onion

By Bryan Knowles, July 2018

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

Getting the CS job you deserve

COLUMN: Careers

Getting the CS job you deserve

By Caleb Madrigal, April 2018

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

Coraline Ada Ehmke <br /> Promoting richer open source communities

When Communication Trumps Coding

COLUMN: Careers

When Communication Trumps Coding

Crucial skills for software engineers

By Zach Boyd, September 2017

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

Forests, trees, and false dichotomies

SECTION: Features

Forests, trees, and false dichotomies

As the gap between research and productization continues to narrow, traditional labels may no longer apply.

By Stephen Miller, June 2017

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

The Heidelberg Laureate Forum on the moving frontier between mathematics and computer science

The Heidelberg Laureate Forum on the moving frontier between mathematics and computer science

Young and early-career researchers at the 2016 Heidelberg Laureate Forum discuss how the frontier between mathematics and computer science is shifting, what the future promises, and the implications the frontier's shape and dynamics will have on both fields.

By Edmon Begoli, Vincent Schlegel, Michael Atiyah, Praise Adeyemo, Tim Baarslag, April 2017

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

Finding your MAP for career choices: what makes a great 'intrapreneur'?

From prototype to product

COLUMN: Letter from the editors

From prototype to product

By Jennifer Jacobs, September 2016

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library

Profile: Matthew Pryor<br />Using tech to manage droughts, from Australia to California

SWARM joint open lab Politecnico Di Torino, Italy

DEPARTMENT: Labz

SWARM joint open lab Politecnico Di Torino, Italy

By Teodoro Montanaro, December 2015

PDF | HTML | In the Digital Library