CISC Department News

CS Major's Startup Impresses at Business Concept Competition

November 25, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

A startup co-founded by CS Club President Braden Ericson recently placed 2nd overall and was named Best Presenter at the Fowler Business Concept Challenge.

CS Students Compete in 24 hour Programming Competition

November 25, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

A team of three CS majors recently competed in the IEEEXtreme 24 hour Programming Competition, placing 6th in the Region.

Game Design Club to Host Game Jam

November 6, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

The UST Game Design Club will host a 24 hour Game Jam this weekend.

CS Club to Host Athletic Event to Support Science Museum

October 7, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

The UST CS Club, in cooperation with the CISC department and Science Museum of Minnesota, is hosting an athletic event called the Running of the Nerds on Saturday, October 18.

Game Design Club to Host Talk

October 7, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

The UST Game Design Club is hosting a talk by the founders of Murware on Thursday, October 10.

CISC Alumnus to Receive Entrepreneurship Award

September 29, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

Chris Heim, a CISC Alumnus, will receive the UST Opus College of Business Entrepreneurship Alumnus of the Year Award on October 1, 2014

Two UST teams compete in UHack.io Hackathon

September 29, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

The University of St. Thomas CISC Department had two teams of students participate in the UHack.io Intercollegiate Hackathon, hosted at the University of Minnesota on September 26th and 27th.

CS Club President's Start-up Now on Kickstarter

September 26, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

A startup recently co-founded by UST Computer Science Major and CS Club President Braden Ericson is now looking for crowdsourced funding on Kickstarter.

Dr. Yilek to Give Talk on Encryption at Center for Applied Mathematics

September 24, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

Dr. Yilek will give a talk at the upcoming UST Center for Applied Mathematics Colloquium on September 30, 2014.

Dr. Curran Publishes New Paper

September 24, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

Dr. Erin Curran has just published a paper in the journal Mid-Western Educational Researcher

Tenure-Track Position Available

September 22, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

The CISC Department is looking to hire a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Computer Science for Fall 2015.

Dr. Curran Receives Grant, Travels to Croatia

September 9, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

Dr.s Erin Curran (CISC) and Dalma Martinovic (Biology) recently received a Faculty Partnership Grant from the University of St. Thomas to design a mixed-methods research study to examine the water use and conservation practices of Croatia

Dr. Sawin presents paper at IDEAS '14 in Porto, Portugal

September 7, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

Dr. Jason Sawin recently presented a paper at the International Database Engineering & Applications Symposium in Porto, Portugal.

New Faculty Member

August 24, 2014 / By: UST CISC Department

Kate Lockwood joins the CISC Department as an Assistant Professor.

From the UST Newsroom

Quantitative Literacy: Not Just for Mathematicians

Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0000 by: Erin Curran by: author

I’m not the person my students think I am.

Knowing Beyond Learning: STEM Learning Communities Help Students Apply Concepts

Thu, 15 Mar 2012 06:00:00 +0000 by: Erin Curran, Computer and Information Sciences Department by: author

Plugging Data Leaks with Security Education

Tue, 01 Nov 2011 06:00:00 +0000 by: Scott Yilek, Computer and Information Sciences Department by: author

The Idea of Vocation

Fri, 06 Jan 2006 05:00:00 +0000 by: Dr. Camille George, Dr. John Boyle and Dr. Carole Bagley by: author

"Beyond Career to Calling" explores ideas of career as more than just a job

Student-Faculty Research

Mon, 10 Jan 2005 05:00:00 +0000 by: Pat Nemo by: author

Poster session exhibits fascinating faculty-student research