The Department of Computer Science was founded by people who had a vision. This vision was how computer science would fit into the unique spirit of Yale University, an institution oriented to an unusual degree around undergraduate education and close interdepartmental collaboration. The Department has always had close ties to mathematics and engineering, but has increasingly experienced collaborations with other disciplines important to Yale, including psychology, linguistics, economics, business, statistics, music, medicine, physics and more. It is through these collaborations that the importance of computer science in a broader sense is best appreciated.

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December 18, 2017
Holiday Party 2017...
December 7, 2017
Work by Professors Shao, Feigenbaum, Szefer, and Raykova on secure operating systems, law and technology of cyber conflict, hardware-based authentication protocols, and...
November 21, 2017
We are delighted to report that Rutgers Professor Rebecca Wright, who received her PhD in Computer Science from Yale in 1994, has been elevated by the Institute of Electrical...