For blind gamers, equal access to racing video games

PhD student Brian A. Smith developed the RAD—racing auditory display—to enable people who are visually impaired to play the same racing games sighted players play, with the same level of speed, control, and excitement.

Priya Pai awarded Women Forward in Technology Scholarship

Of 200 applicants, Pai was one of sixteen to receive this $3K scholarship to increase STEM diversity. Selection was based on academic achievement and an essay on an inspiring female leader. Pai’s subject: Ansaf Salleb-Aouissi.