CS Alumni Event - Blue Apron/Cymbal

On Tuesday, October 13, 2015, Tufts alumni gathered at the Blue Apron headquarters in New York City to hear success stories of the Department of Computer Science. Ilia Papas, A04, Chief Technology Officer of Blue Apron, discussed how Tufts Computer Science gave him the skills to build his successful startup. In addition, Mario Gomez-Hall, A15, Amadou Crookes, A15, and Gabe Jacobs, A15, the founders of Cymbal, gave a presentation about their music app that allows users to share songs from Soundcloud and Spotify to their profiles. Chair Soha Hassoun also spoke about the growth and vibrancy of the CS department to the roughly 74 alumni in attendance.