The U.S. House of Representatives has designated December 5-11, 2016 as Computer Science Education Week (csedweek.org) in recognition of the transformative role of computing and the necessity of rigorous CS education at all levels. At Computing Sciences, we are celebrating CSEd Week’s “Hour of Code” with presentations, puzzles, and activities for the Villanova community. Ever wondered what it is like to write computer code? Regardless of your area of expertise, we invite you to discover what computational thinking is all about. No past experience necessary! All are welcome. IDEA Accelerator, 4:30-6pm.
Welcome back! Classes start Tuesday, January 17th.
Colloquium, Fri Jan 20th, 1:30, MSC 154, Benjamin Mitchell, Spatial Inductive Bias in Deep Learning
Colloquium, Mon Jan 23rd, 4:30, MSC 115, Sara Mathieson, Deep Learning for Population Genetic Inference
Save the date! The 2nd annual VU Women in Tech summit will take place on Saturday, January 28th, 2017. See www.vuwomenintech.org.
Colloquium, Mon Feb 6th, 4:30, MSC 115, Xiang Cao
Graduate Special Topics for Spring 2017 include courses on Game Design, several security related courses, Logic, Internet of Things and more!
Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Celebration - Department of Computing Sciences - Coming this Spring - Stay tuned for more details.