Top: Josh Smith exhorting Magda Balazinska, Zach Tatlock, Luis Ceze, and Luke Zettlemoyer (I think). Left: Dan “Vector” Grossman. Right: Dr. Franzi Roesner.
Participants in the faculty skit have learned: when the script is iffy (which is pretty much a given), the sight gags had better be good! And breathing a little helium before speaking your lines helps too.
Franzi Roesner, Yejin Choi, Emina Torlak, and Ed “Gru” Lazowska. Other faculty skit participants: Maya Cakmak, Dieter Fox, Barbara Mones, and author and narrator Hank Levy.