Princeton’s first AI4ALL summer program aims to diversify the field of artificial intelligence

Monday, Sep 17, 2018
by Molly Sharlach

For three weeks this summer, high school students packed the conference rooms of Princeton’s Computer Science building, honing programming skills while taking on challenges in artificial intelligence — from sharpening computer vision for self-driving cars to identifying fake or misleading online news.

Princeton’s inaugural AI4ALL summer program brought 32 rising 11th-graders to campus for an immersive residential camp, July 23 to Aug. 11. The program aims to bring young people from underrepresented groups into the growing field of artificial intelligence (AI), a branch of computer science that involves creating autonomous systems capable of processing human language, recognizing images or analyzing complex data sets.

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