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Congratulations to the Computing Class of 2020

On Monday, June 1st at 2:30 pm, our graduating class of 163 Bachelor, Master’s, and PhD in Computing students would be walking the stage in Grant Hall for their convocation ceremony. This year, due to the pandemic, we are sending … Continue reading

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Alice Santilli wins Queen’s 3MT competition

Original source Queen’s Gazette No stopping the Three Minute Thesis Alice Santilli, a master’s candidate in the School of Computing, is the Queen’s Three Minute Thesis winner with her presentation ‘Sniffing out breast cancer.’ Every cancer patient who goes to … Continue reading

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Amber Simpson receives funding from NFRF 2019 Exploration Competition

Congrats to Amber Simpson who received funding from the New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF) 2019 Exploration competition along with colleague Sharday Mosurinjohn. They have received $250,000 to develop a cancer digital twin from 400,000 medical images that predicts the … Continue reading

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6 Queen’s Computing students awarded Vector Scholarship in AI

We are pleased to congratulate Queen’s University’s MSc in Computer Science students Brittaney Everitt, Duncan Stuart, Katy Scott, Minhaj Ansari, Rachel Theriault, and Zitong Su for receiving the Vector Scholarship in Artificial Intelligence. Scholarship recipients and students enrolled in Master’s … Continue reading

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James Cordy receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations professor emeritus James Cordy for being awarded the 2019 CS-Can/Info-Can Lifetime Achievement Award (LTA) in Computer Science. The award presented by CS-Can/Info-Can recognizes faculty members in Canadian Computer Science Departments/Schools/ Faculties, who have made outstanding and sustained contributions to … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Information for Members of the School of Computing

General Updates from Queen’s University Visit the website at Queen’s University Coronavirus COVID-19 Information. The information on this website continues to evolve, so check back regularly. Questions and concerns can be directed to covidinfo@queensu.ca. General Updates from the Faculty of … Continue reading

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Congratulations Queen’s Computing Researchers on Funding Success

We are pleased to congratulate the following faculty members on recent funding success: Farhana Zulkernine who has been awarded NSERC CRD funding for her project “Learning Distributed Patterns from Multimodal Streaming Data” with industry partner IBM. Gabor Fichtinger of the … Continue reading

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Computing Students Win Mayor’s Innovation Challenge

Congratulations to our students Julia McPolin, 4th year Cognitive Science Student, and David Kubik, 4th year Software Design Student, for winning the 3rd Annual Mayor’s Innovation Challenge. They have been awarded a four-month paid summer internship through the City of … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new faculty members

A warm welcome to our two new faculty members Dr. Ting Hu who joined the School of Computing this Fall 2019 and Dr. Christian Muise who joins the School of Computing this Winter 2020. Dr. Ting Hu Dr. Ting Hu … Continue reading

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David Skillicorn discusses the risk of package theft on Global TV National

Dr. Skillicorn says people stealing packages are taking a risk because they don’t know if the homeowner has a camera installed. A U.S. study shows over 11 million households have fallen victim to thieves stealing packages that are being delivered … Continue reading

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