Posts tagged with: "Computing and Information Sciences"

Health avatar could become modern version of doctor’s house call

Health avatar could become modern version of doctor’s house call

By Eric Barton It’s happy hour, and there’s a man, a man with a drinking problem, headed to his favorite […]

SCIS enjoys recent growth and expansion, looks forward to bright future

SCIS enjoys recent growth and expansion, looks forward to bright future

When Jairo Pava graduated from FIU with a bachelor’s degree in computer science in 2011, he was well prepared for […]

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Famed futurist Ray Kurzweil to discuss acceleration of technology

Famed futurist Ray Kurzweil to discuss acceleration of technology

Ray Kurzweil, known as one of the world’s leading inventors, thinkers and futurists will discuss “The Acceleration of Technology in […]

Strong IT industry ties help land jobs for FIU grads, $3.75 million for university

Strong IT industry ties help land jobs for FIU grads, $3.75 million for university

Florida International University’s strong relationships with the information technology industry have helped the university secure $3.75 million in additional funding […]

Professor Mark Allen Weiss named American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow

Professor Mark Allen Weiss named American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow

  Mark Allen Weiss, professor and associate director of Florida International University’s School of Computing & Information Sciences, has been […]

FIU’s School of Computing & Information Sciences celebrates 25th anniversary

FIU’s School of Computing & Information Sciences celebrates 25th anniversary

FIU’s School of Computing & Information Sciences celebrates its 25th anniversary this week with a two-day event highlighting its achievements, […]

FIU Discovery Lab telebots could help disabled officers, veterans

FIU Discovery Lab telebots could help disabled officers, veterans

Jeremy Robins wants to use robots to bring disabled law enforcement officers back to the force. To bring his idea […]

Faculty Profile: S. Sitharama Iyengar

Faculty Profile: S. Sitharama Iyengar

This is the ninth article in a series highlighting some of the 124 faculty members who were hired during the […]

State Farm funds student innovation, dreams at Florida International University Discovery Lab

State Farm funds student innovation, dreams at Florida International University Discovery Lab

Lazaro Herrera has been obsessed with robots since junior high. A native of Santa Clara, Cuba who came to the […]

Google Research Award goes to Vagelis Hristidis

Google Research Award goes to Vagelis Hristidis

Vagelis Hristidis, assistant professor in FIU’s School of Computing and Information Sciences (SCIS), has won a Google Research Award in […]

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FIU student earns IBM Ph.D. fellowship

FIU student earns IBM Ph.D. fellowship

Jorge Guerra, a Ph.D. candidate in FIU’s School of Computing and Information Sciences, has been awarded the prestigious 2010 IBM […]

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