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Dr. Suthaharan and Students Present at Stanford Workshop

In February, Dr. Suthaharan and two of his graduate advisees, Michael Ellis and Naseeb Thapaliya, attended the 2019 Stanford Compression Workshop in…

Research Highlight – Prof. Manda works with Biologists to understand trends in honeybee research

Dr. Prashanti Manda, Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science has been working on a project entitled “Building computational and data…

Summer 2019 classes

Based on student interest, we will be offering CSC 261 and CSC 350 in Summer 2019. If you are interested in taking…

Classes for Spring 2019

Continuing students will begin signing up for Spring classes on October 22, and this Spring we are offering two new special topics…

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Austin Spears

Austin Spears — B.S., 2012

Austin received a B.S. in computer science from our department in 2012, receiving the “Outstanding Undergraduate Student” award at graduation. Since graduation…

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Computer Science is Changing Everything

Check out this video from the great people at code.org talking about how Computer Science is touching and revolutionizing almost every aspect of human…

Why Study Computer Science?

Over the past 30 years, computing has dramatically changed almost every aspect of life. Data is collected and processed at a scale no one would have been able to imagine 50 years ago, and information is available everywhere thanks to a combination of servers, the Internet, and mobile technologies. Entertainment is totally different than in the past, with games, computer generated special effects, and content delivery fundamentally changing how people spend free time. We’re starting to see artificial intelligence become mainstream, with personal digital assistants, self-driving cars, and more. All of these changes are possible because of advancing technology and software – in short, because of computer science – and you can be one of the people that helps shape the world of the future. Thinking about what you will do after graduation? Jobs in computing are consistently ranked among the most desirable and rewarding careers. Read more about career prospects by following the link.

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