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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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Congratulations to Dr. Parvin Mousavi on Her Recent Achievements

It’s been an exciting time for Dr. Parvin Mousavi over the past few weeks. She has been named as the  2019 recipient of the IEEE Canada C.C. Gotlieb Computer Award! Established in 2007 and named in 2012, the IEEE Canada C.C. … Continue reading

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2019 Invitational High School Programming Contest

The School of Computing played host to our 9th Annual Invitational High School Programming Contest. This “Round 1” contest, run in cooperation with the Educational Computing Organization of Ontario, is a feeder competition for the much larger Eastern Regional contest … Continue reading

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Remembering Two Great Professors: Dr. Don Jardine and Dr. Michael Levison

In recent months, we have  said “goodbye” to two Emeritus Professors: Dr. Don Jardine and Dr. Michael Levison. Dr. Don Jardine (July 23, 1930- February 7, 2019)  Dr. Don Jardine came to Queen’s in 1970 and served as Head of … Continue reading

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Selim Akl Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

School of Computing professor Selim Akl has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from CS-Can/Info-Can and featured in the Queen’s Gazette in an article by our own Aysha Tayab-Rätsep. She writes: In the field of computing, efficiency and effectiveness are key. … Continue reading

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