2019.03.01 We received an NSF S-STEM award for our "Community-Engaged Scholars in Computer Science" proposal!
2018.09.26 I was one of the "Modern Women in Tech" featured in the "Our Time" gallery at the Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC) 2018. Check out the behind the scenes video!
2018.05.11 Our team, including Aparna Venkatesan, Cornelia Van Cott, Janet Yang, and me, won the 2018 CA&S Collective Achievement Award for supporting women in STEM fields.
2016.05.06 I received the Innovation in Teaching and Technology Award from the Center for Instruction and Technology (CIT).

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I graduated with my Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California, Davis under the guidance of Matt Bishop, Sean Peisert, and many others at the SecLab. I received my B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, studying networking and computer security with Ken Dick and Blaine Burnham at the Peter Kiewit Institute. My partner and frequent collaborator is Sean Whalen. I have many research interests, including data visualization, computer security, and computer science education.