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Milken Scholar 2000
Scholar Profile

Brent Yorgey

Higher Education


Brent graduated from Williams College in 2004, after which he taught math and computer science for two years in a public high school in Washington, DC. After obtaining his PhD at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, he was a visiting assistant professor at Williams College for one year, and is now an assistant professor in the Math and Computer Science department at Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas.

High school:  Woodrow Wilson High School


College Year Degree
Williams College
Williamstown, MA
2004 B.A. Computer Science
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
2015 Ph.D. Computer Science

News and Highlights

Brent Yorgey (MS '00)

Does Compute: Brent Yorgey, MS ’00, will soon add a Ph.D. to his list of accomplishments as he successfully defended his dissertation to the University of Pennsylvania.  Brent will begin his second semester as a visiting professor in computer science at Williams College this spring.