Computer Science Students Enter Randall Family Big Idea Competition
Created: Apr 29, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Sep 03, 2015 by Emilee M. Betz
Congrats to all of the Computer Science students that entered the Randall Family Big Idea Competition! The Department of Computer Science had the most students enter the competition out of any other department in the Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences! A special congrats to the CS students that made it to the 3rd & final round of the competition, Deeksha Gupta, Zhijie Wang, Ashish Juneja, Charles Kiorpes, David Tsui, David Duan and Tayane Silva Fernandes de Moura!
CS Student Elliot Spencer Brings Homestead and West Homestead Into 21st Century
Created: Apr 22, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Sep 03, 2015 by Emilee M. BetzOutreach News
Check out Pitt Computer Science student Elliot Spencer Bingol's
work on bringing Homestead and West Homestead into the 21st century with digital government! Find the news article here.
Panos Chrysanthis Receives Provost's Mentor Award
Created: Apr 16, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Sep 03, 2015 by Emilee M. BetzAccolades
Congratulations to Professor Panos Chrysanthis for receiving the Provost's Mentor Award!
The Provost's Award for Excellence in Mentoring recognizes University of Pittsburgh faculty who demonstrate outstanding mentoring of graduate students. The University strives to train the next generation of professional scholars, and the faculty who provide both intellectual and personal leadership to support and promote personal and professional development to students are recognized by this award for their efforts. Only as many as four faculty members are given this award each year. Congrats to Panos on receiving this prestigious award! http://goo.gl/hd8vmq
CS Class of 2015 Expected to be Largest Graduating Class Ever
Created: Apr 15, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Sep 04, 2015 by Emilee M. BetzDepartmental News
The Class of 2015 is expected to be the largest graduating class the Computer Science Department has ever had, with an anticipated 107 graduates! The Department of Computer Science will hold its Graduation Reception on April 25th 2015. Congrats to the class of 2015! #LetsGoPittCS
Pitt CS Undergraduates Natalie Isenberg and Sylvia Ujwary Receive 2015 DAAD RISE
Created: Apr 08, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Sep 04, 2015 by Emilee M. BetzAccolades
Congrats to Pitt CS undergraduates Natalie Isenberg and Sylvia Ujwary on being a 2015 DAAD RISE recipient! (German Academic Exchange Service Research Internships in Science & Engineering)Through the DAAD RISE, these students will work with research groups at universities and top research institutions across Germany for a period of two to three months during the summer.
Professor Adam Lee and Doctoral Candidate Bill Garrison Win Mentor-Mentee Teaching Award
Created: Apr 07, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Sep 04, 2015 by Emilee M. BetzAccolades
Congratulations to Professor Adam Lee and Doctoral Candidate Bill Garrison on their Mentor-Mentee Teaching Award! We are happy to announce that their proposal has been approved! Congrats!
CS Alumnus Jesse Thomason Awarded 2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Created: Apr 02, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Sep 04, 2015 by Emilee M. BetzAccolades
Congrats to Pitt CS Alumnus Jesse Thomason Jesse has been awarded the 2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship! Congrats Jesse! #H2P
CS Day Graduate Research Winners
Created: Apr 01, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Sep 04, 2015 by Emilee M. BetzAccolades
Congrats to our CS Day Graduate Research Winners! AI: Charmgil Hong, Systems/Networks: Xiaolong Cui, Theory/Algorithms: Neal Barcelo, Databases: Cory Thoma, HCI: Xiangmin Fan. Sponsored by Compunetix.
Panos Chrysanthis and Alex Labrinidis Recieved MCSI 2015 Research Seed Grant
Created: Mar 17, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Nov 02, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallDepartmental News
Congratulations to Panos Chrysanthis and Alex Labrinidis on recieving a MCSI 2015 Research Seed Grant!
CS Declared Majors At All-Time High
Created: Mar 16, 2015 by Mackenzie L. BallUpdated: Sep 04, 2015 by Emilee M. BetzDepartmental News
Breaking the 300-Mark: CS Declared Majors are at an All-Time High This year the Department of Computer Science is proud to announce that we have over 300 declared CS students. This is the most declared CS majors that we have ever had in department history. With the realization that Computer Science and Computing is a huge part of our present, as well as our future, more and more students have been choosing computer science as their major.