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Ph.D. Student Wanted in Operating Systems14 February 2006
Andrew Tannenbaum, the well-known computer scientist who has written a number of textbooks, is looking to take on a Ph.D. student at Vrije University in Amsterdam. For more information, check out http://www.cs.vu.nl/~ast/jobs/.
14 February 2006
Interested in working on computer science research this spring? Click above for more information.
Susanne Hambrusch on Campus14 February 2006
Susanne Hambrusch, the head of the CS department at Purdue University, will be on campus this Friday afternoon (February 17). If you are interested in meeting with her, contact Amy Csizmar Dalal as soon as possible.
14 February 2006
Advising Days are here! Click above for descriptions of the 200 and 300 level computer science courses that will be offered this spring.
Symantec Programming Competition: February 22-March 110 February 2006
Symantec is hosting its first university programming competition in
February 2006 to encourage innovation and creativity in the software
engineering discipline. Upon commencement of the competition,
entrants will have one week to program an artificial life-form that
must survive and thrive within a virtual world. The entrant that
builds the most efficient and robust virtual organism will win the
competition, as well as one of several exciting prizes including
meeting Symantec's CTO. For more information, visit
http://www.symantec.com/specprog/university . First prize is $10,000!
8 February 2006
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4 February 2006
Secure Computing, located in the Twin Cities, has hired a number of our graduating computer science majors. Dave Diehl of Secure Computing will be visiting our department and giving a talk. This is a great opportunity for you to learn more about the field of computer security, as well as to make a connection with a potential job opportunity. The talk will be on Thursday, February 9, at 4:30 pm in CMC 209. Cookies will be served. Click above for more information about the talk itself.
Student Research Presentations4 February 2006
Do you want to learn more about research that Carleton students are doing, and at the same time help your fellow students win a research contest? Carleton computer science majors Jamie Olson and Anna Ritz have been selected to present their work at the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Student Research Contest. In order to prepare for the big event, Anna and Jamie are going to give practice versions of their presentations to the department. Come and show your support, learn about their research, and provide constructive feedback so that they can win the contest! The practice presentations will be on Tuesday, February 7, at 3:30 PM, in CMC 206. Cookies will be served. See you there!
2 February 2006
The School of CTI at DePaul University and the Department of Radiology at Northwestern University (NWU) invite students to apply to the second summer of an NSF-funded Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) students in Medical Informatics. Click above for more information.
25 January 2006
Carleton computer science alum Jennifer Wightman (’97) tells us that there are a very high number of open positions at her company, Kroll Ontrack. Click above for more information.