Congratulations to Dr. Pamela Wisniewski for being a Reach for the Stars recipient at UCF’s Founder’s Day Convocation. The UCF Reach for the Stars Award honors and rewards highly successful research and creative activity accomplished by early-career university professionals. These annual awards are determined by the president and do not normally exceed five per year.
“I want to find ways to leverage technology to truly make a positive impact on the world,” says Computer Science Assistant Prof Pamela Wisniewski. Today she received UCF’s Reach for the Stars award for the societal impact of her work, which includes how to protect Internet users, especially teens, against online threats. Full story: http://www.cecs.ucf.edu/ucf-honors-computer-science-assistant-professor-who-uses-technology-to-change-lives/?fbclid=IwAR14Lfq4kK4KN0l9mgvLcxyUCTjTLmY-OwbgKAR_sKmfULur2QUN2rGF6SQ