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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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Parvin Mousavi Pointed Priorities: Bringing IT into the Clinic

Please check out the following article at  http://www.queensu.ca/research/innovating/mousavi Well done Parvin!

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David Skillicorn on Linguistic Clues to Fraud in Financial Reports

Professor David Skillicorn is in the news today.  The Smith School’s publication, Insight, has an article about the work he did with Lynette Purda-Heeler and Pam Murphy on fraud transmission via language: https://smith.queensu.ca/insight/articles/the_immaculate_deception

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Welcome Dr. Farhana Zulkernine

The QSC is pleased to welcome Dr. Farhana Zulkernine who begins her appointment this month as a Tenure Track Assistant Professor in the Queen’s School of Computing. Best wishes!

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A Festschrift for Selim G. Akl….A Message from David Rappaport

“From time to time one comes across a volume containing scholarly submissions honouring a “famous” researcher for his or her contributions to the community. The German word Festschrift is commonly used to describe such a volume. Wikipedia translates Festschrift as … Continue reading

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Dr. Hossam Hassanein Elevated to IEEE Fellow

The Queen’s School of Computing is pleased to announce that Dr. Hossam Hassanein of the Queen’s School of Computing has been elevated to the rank of IEEE Fellow, the highest grade of membership in the IEEE. The citation is reproduced … Continue reading

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Jim Cordy Featured in the Gazette for Prize for Excellence in Research

Professor Jim Cordy is in the news today on the occasion of his award of the Queen’s Prize for Excellence in Research.

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