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The School of Computing partners with Egypt for Master of Data Science and Machine Learning program

The School of Computing is proud to collaborate with the Egyptian Ministry of Communications and Information Technology to offer a new Master of Data Science and Machine Learning program as part of their Digital Egypt Builders Initiative (DEBI). The 12-month … Continue reading

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Maram Assi receives the Vanier Canada Graduate scholarship

Maram Assi has received the Vanier Canadian Graduate Scholarship for her NSERC funded project “Developing an intelligent bug fix recommender system.” Here is what Maram has to say about this wonderful accomplishment. What does it mean to you to have … Continue reading

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Queen’s School of Computing students receive awards the IPCAI 2021 Conference

The 12th annual International Conference on Information Processing in Computer-Assisted Interventions (IPCAI) took place on June 22nd and June 23rd. Rachel Theriault (Supervisor Randy Ellis) was recognized with the Audience Choice Award for Best Presentation as the runner up for … Continue reading

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Professor David Skillicorn comments on the recent cybersecurity attack at KFL&A Public Health

  On Friday June 25th, a cybersecurity attack took place at KFL&A Public Health. Queen’s School of Computing professor David Skillicorn speaks with Global News Kingston and comments on this recent event. Read the full story for more information.

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Congratulations to the Computing Class of 2021

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. Once again, due to the pandemic, we are sending our graduates off and welcoming them as … Continue reading

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Dr. Karim Lounis receives the Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal

Dr. Karim Lounis is a recent School of Computing graduate who has been awarded the Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal. This Gold Medal is a highly prestigious and competitive prize that is awarded each year to a student graduating with … Continue reading

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Nicole Osayande receives the Agnes Benedickson Tricolour Award

The Queen’s School of Computing is proud to announce that undergraduate student Nicole Osaynde has received an Agnes Benedickson Tricolour Award. When asked what it means to have won this award, Nicole states: “For the first time ever 4 Black … Continue reading

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Professor Bram Adams receives the MSR 2021 Foundational Contribution Award

  Professor Bram Adams has been noted as the recipient of the MSR 2021 Foundational Contribution Award. MSR is the international conference on Mining Software Repositories which has been celebrating the achievements of the MSR community since 2017. The MSR … Continue reading

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Dr. Ahmed Hassan receives the TCSE Distinguished Education Award from the IEEE Computer Society Technical Council on Software Engineering.

  Dr. Ahmed Hassan has been recognized for his outstanding role as an educator in software engineering by the IEEE Computer Society He has received the TCSE Distinguished Education Award. The award description is as follows: “The TCSE Distinguished Education … Continue reading

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Nicole Osayande receives the McCall MacBain Scholarship

Undergraduate student Nicole Osayande is well known in the University for her academic excellence, leadership, EDI advocacy, and enthusiasm for the School of Computing. She has recently been named an inaugural scholar McCall MacBain Scholar among 20 students. Such an … Continue reading

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