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A Weekend to Remember – Celebrating 50 Years

Last weekend marked the beginning of our 50th year in the School of Computing. The festivities welcomed back our alumni, our previous department heads, and our retired faculty and staff. Together with many of our current faculty, staff, and students, … Continue reading

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School of Computing set to celebrate 50th anniversary

Register now at School of Computing – 50th Anniversary Weekend More info at School of Computing 50th Anniversary Celebration By Andrew Carroll, Gazette Editor, Original Source Queen’s Gazette The School of Computing is marking 50 years at Queen’s University with … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new faculty members

A warm welcome to our three new faculty members Dr. Steven Ding, Dr. Amber Simpson, and Dr. Sameh Sorour who joined the School of Computing this month. Dr. Steven Ding Dr. Ding received his PhD from McGill University in 2019, … Continue reading

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David Skillicorn Awarded $1.65 Million in Federal Funding

The federal government of Canada awarded professor Dr. David Skillicorn and his research team $1.65 million in funding. This funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), was used towards the School of Computing’s new cybersecurity … Continue reading

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David Skillicorn Discusses Security Risks of 5G Technology with Global News

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Selim Akl and Two QSC Alumni Receive Top Honours from CS-Can

Congratulations to Dr. Selim Akl for receiving the CS-Can/Info-Can Lifetime Achievement Award Monday night in Montreal. These awards recognize current or former faculty members in Canadian Computer Science Departments, Schools, Faculties who have made outstanding and sustained contributions to computing … Continue reading

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Convocation 2019

Congratulations to the Computing Class of 2019 who graduated in this yesterday’s convocation ceremony in Grant Hall. We wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors! (Photos by Doug Martin)

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ECOO and QSC East Regional High School Programming Contest 2019

(Photos by Doug Martin) The annual Queen’s School of Computing/Educational Computing Organization of Ontario East Regional High School Programming Contest took place on Saturday in Ellis Hall. 23 teams of up to four students from schools in eastern Ontario competed … Continue reading

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The Queen’s School of Computing Celebrates its 11th Annual School of Computing Awards

(Photos by Doug Martin) The Queen’s School of Computing is proud to celebrate its 11th annual School of Computing Awards.  This year’s recipients are: PhD Research Achievement Award: Nafiseh Kahani Distinguished Student Award (Undergraduate) : Alex Wojaczek Distinguished Student Award … Continue reading

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Highlights from Creative Computing Showcase 2019

(Photos by Doug Martin) Once again, the Queen’s School of Computing  hosted another successful and lively Creative Computing Showcase. For its 7th year in a row, the students did a phenomenal job in demonstrating the range of diversity and innovation … Continue reading

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