Category Archives: News

Ninth Annual School of Computing Awards

On May 14, 2017, School Director Selim Akl hosted the Ninth Annual Queen’s School of Computing Awards ceremony. The awards were created to recognize excellence in various forms of endeavour, an opportunity to celebrate the contributions of those in the … Continue reading

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Queen’s Graduate Computing Society Conference (QGCSC) 2017

Congratulations to the QSC graduate students on their successful edition of the Eighth Annual Queen’s Graduate Computing Society Conference. The event was superbly organized and professionally executed. It included research presentations, a poster session, and invited keynote speaker, Dr Ron … Continue reading

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2017 ECOO and QSC East Regional High School Programming Contest

The School of Computing played host for the fourth time to the Educational Computing Organization of Ontario’s East Regional High School Programming Contest on April 29th. Nineteen teams of up to four student programmers each participated, attempting to solve four … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Queen’s School of Computing Professor, Dr. Gabor Fichtinger, and to Dr. C. J. Engel (Surgery)

Congratulations to Queen’s School of Computing Professor, Dr. Gabor Fichtinger, and to Dr. C. J. Engel (Surgery), as well as to their team of researchers, on their successful application to the CIHR Collaborative Health Research Projects (NSERC Partnered) for the … Continue reading

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Creative Computing 2017

Hundreds of interested faculty, students, and staff gathered at the Biosciences Complex on Thursday April 6th for the Queen’s School of Computing’s annual Creative Computing Showcase. The event highlighted the work of the School’s undergraduate and graduate students with hands-on … Continue reading

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2017 Invitational High School Programming Contest

Congratulations to Team 1 from St. Theresa Catholic High School, and coach Mr. Daniel Tie Ten Quee for the team’s win in this year’s School of Computing Invitational High School Programming Contest. It was a nail-biting finish as the team … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Two of our Outstanding Undergraduate Researchers!!!

Congratulations to two of our outstanding undergraduate researchers: Rachael House and Anna Ilina. Both students are the recipients of Ontario-Baden-Württemberg Summer Research Program scholarships. Ms. House will be based at the German Cancer Research Center and Ms. Ilina will be … Continue reading

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New Tenure-track Faculty Position Announced

The School of Computing in the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen’s University invites applications for a Tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in Foundations of Computer Science including Theory of Computation, Computer Systems, … Continue reading

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CRA Releases Report on Surge in Computer Science Enrollments

Generation CS: Computer Science Undergraduate Enrollments Surge Since 2006 Across the United States and Canada, universities and colleges are facing a significant increase in enrollment in both undergraduate computer science (CS) courses and programs. The current enrollment surge has exceeded … Continue reading

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Dr. Parvin Mousavi in the News!

Queen’s School of Computing Professor, Dr. Parvin Mousavi, is in the news today for her work in biomedical computing. See also http://www.queensu.ca/research/innovating/mousavi

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