2021-22 EECS Student Award Roundup

Yuzhou Gu, a graduate student currently working in LIDS, has won the Best Student Paper Award at the 2021 Conference on Learning Theory (COLT 2021) for a paper entitled “Stochastic block model entropy and broadcasting on trees with survey.” 

Graduate students Shyan Akmal, Surya Mathialagan, Christopher Scarvelis, Olivia Seow, and Shangdi Yu were named recipients of the 2022 Siebel Scholars award, which annually recognizes exceptional students from the world’s leading graduate schools of business, computer science, and bioengineering.

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