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How Queen’s School of Computing Has Been Readying Aspiring Computer Science Professionals For Careers in Technology for Nearly 50 Years

Layan Nahlawi and Director Hossam Hassanein spoke to HostingAdvice.com about the School’s programs and atmosphere, as well as the importance of Computing in today’s world. From the article: For nearly five decades, Queen’s School of Computing has been laying the … Continue reading

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Mayor Paterson and MPP Sophie Kiwala Visit the Perk and HML Labs

Congratulations to the Perk Lab and the Human Media Lab on a very successful and impressive show during Mayor Paterson’s visit last Thursday (Aug 10). Double Congratulations to the Perk Lab for hosting the visit of MPP Sophie Kiwala on … Continue reading

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Computing Takes Centre Stage in Queen’s Alumni Review

The most recent issue of the Queen’s Alumni Review features a number of stories by and about people in the School and the work they do. The issue includes articles about our very own Wendy Powley and undergraduates in the Sudo … Continue reading

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Roger Browse Bench Dedication Ceremony

On Friday, May 26, faculty, staff, students, along with friends and family of Roger Browse, gathered outside Goodwin Hall to remember him and dedicate a bench in his honour. The bench will sit along Union St for years to come … Continue reading

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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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Dr. Gabor Fichtinger, and to Dr. C. J. Engel (Surgery) Receive CIHR Collaborative Health Research Projects Grant

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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