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School of Computer Science Master's Student Luncheon: Sunday, May 15, 12:30pm to 2:15pm, Perlis AtriumSCS Master's Diploma Ceremony: Sunday, May 15, 3:00pm, Carnegie Music Hall, Carnegie InstituteFull schedule of Commencement activities

The Master of Computational Data Science program honored its December graduates at a celebration at Dave and Busters on Sunday, December 13. In the photo at right, some grads pose with MCDS Co-Director Garth Gibson, Academic Program Manager Jennifer Lucas, Co-Director Majd Sakr and Director Eric Nyberg.

A Carnegie Mellon system designed to rapidly answer questions — even some seemingly off the wall — posed to the Yahoo! Answers website received the highest score by far in the LiveQA evaluation track at the Text Retrieval Conference (TREC 2015)."This is the question answering that really matters to people," said LTI Professor and MCDS Director Eric Nyberg, who heads  the Open Advancement...