Villanova Department of Computing Sciences

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Wednesday, November 25, 2015

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On October 23, 2015 nineteen students were recognized for their outstanding academic achievements at the 16th induction ceremony of the Villanova chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE), the International Honor Society for Computing and Information disciplines. These students rank in the highest 25% of their major and have completed at least half of the core credits and at least half of the major credits. In addition, the undergraduate students have attained a GPA of 3.5 or higher, and the graduate students have attained a GPA of 3.75 or higher. Congratulations to ALL! Pictures Of the 2015 UPE Induction can be found at the following links: and More...

Programming Team Wins!

Posted: 2015/10/27

The department programming club sent a team of three students to the CCSC Eastern Conference on Saturday, October 24. David Siah, Kent Wu, and Alex Damian were up early Saturday, leaving Villanova at 6:30 sharp, well let's say "sharpish". Arriving at Stockton University with 15 minutes to spare they first attacked More...

Presenting yourself in a competitive world is a tough challenge for anyone. On Friday, October 2, 2015, the Villanova Women in Computer Science (VWCS) hosted a workshop on resume-writing and interview skills facilitated by career expert Beth Cahill, Assistant Director of Student Services. Beth provided important tips on what to reveal in a resume that says “Interview me!” and what to keep to yourself, how to prepare for successful interviews and how to make the most out of networking opportunities. This great workshop helped students get started on their job and internship searches with confidence, and built a momentum that will continue throughout the upcoming 2015 Grace Hopper experience. More...

The Department of Computing Sciences announces the schedule for its Fall 2015 Colloquium Series. More...

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The Five Tribes of Machine Learning

CSC Event: Machine Learning Webinar Live Viewing

Date: 2015/11/24 12:0
Location: Mendel Science Center 290

This presentation is part of our department colloquium series. Everyone is invited to attend.


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Functional Test Automation, Best Practices and Lessons Learned

CSC Colloquium: Michael Harnish

Date: 2015/11/30 16:30
Location: Mendel Science Center 154

This presentation is part of our department colloquium series. Everyone is invited to attend.


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Computer Science Education Week Hour of Code

CSC Special Event: Hour of Code in Villanova Idea Accelerator

Date: 2015/12/7 16:30
Location: Idea Accelerator, Falvey Memorial Library

This presentation is part of our department colloquium series. Everyone is invited to attend.



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Senior Projects 2014 A team of students (Jasmine Serano, David Siah, Will Makabenta, Zachary Zaccaro ... with a nod to former team members Peter Rokowski and Sahithi Yalamanchi) led by Xiaojie Jiang are creating a new version of our department website. Technologies involved include Python, Flask, JQuery, Git, MySQL, HTML5, and CSS3. Follow their progress HERE but keep in mind that we still need to populate the underlying database. Stay tuned.

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