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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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David Skillicorn weighs in on whether Huawei contributed to the demise of Nortel

Dr. Skillicorn says it’s entirely plausible that technology robbed and copied by a rival was the final straw that took down an already struggling company. Read more in the National Post: Did Huawei bring down Nortel? Corporate espionage, theft, and … 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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Convocation Fall 2019

Congratulations to the Computing Class of 2019 who graduated on Friday, November 15th, 2019 at 10:00 am in Grant Hall. We wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors! (Photos by Doug Martin)

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Canadian Celebration of Women in Computing Conference 2019

On November 8th and 9th, the ACM Canadian Celebration of Women in Computing (CAN-CWIC) https://www.can-cwic.ca/ held its 9th annual event. The inaugural event (the ACM Ontario Celebration of Women in Computing) was organized by Professor Wendy Powley and the Women … Continue reading

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Amber Simpson Keynote Speaker at CASCON x EVOKE 2019

Congratulations to our Keynote speaker, Amber Simpson, Associate Professor at Queen’s University for sharing her expert ideas in using Data Science to improve Medical services. For more information about IBM’s annual academic and research conference visit CASCON x EVOKE website

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Fall Preview 2019

We had incredible attendance at our booth with 100s of prospective students at Fall Preview 2019 on November 2nd and 3rd. Many recognized us from the Ontario Universities Fair. They loved seeing all the different focuses that we offer, trying … Continue reading

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50th Anniversary Homecoming Reception

We had an excellent time at our 50th Anniversary Homecoming Reception on Friday, October 18th. Thank you to all who attended to welcome our alumni. Some alumni who joined us at the event were celebrating big reunion years including: Martha … Continue reading

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Wendy Powley and David Skillicorn Receive Teaching and Learning Enhancement Grants

Read the full article in the Gazette Introductory Computer Science Mentorship Program Wendy Powley, School of Computing Learning to program can be challenging and intimidating, especially for young women who feel they don’t belong in a male-dominated field. Creative Computing … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Computing Student Research Conference

“During Friday evening and Saturday, students gathered from around Ontario to participate in the second Computing Student Research Conference (CSearch). Students attended keynote talks provided by Dr. Amber Simpson (Queen’s University), Dr. James Wu (CEO, InnerSpace Technology Inc), and Wes … Continue reading

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