Posts tagged with: "School of Computing and Information Sciences"

Young adults with developmental disabilities bond with FIU peers over computers

Young adults with developmental disabilities bond with FIU peers over computers

A group of 11 students huddled in the Hardware Lab at Modesto A. Maidique Campus’ Tech Station recently. They took computers […]

Hand cycling program provides exercise for students with disabilities

Hand cycling program provides exercise for students with disabilities

Once a week, a gazebo nestled among Tamiami Park’s ubiquitous baseball fields becomes a garage for recreational therapy students and […]

Alastair Paragas

My Internship with CERN

Name: Alastair Paragas Major: Computer Science (College of Engineering and Computing and Honors College) Hometown: Originally from Manila, Philippines; currently living […]

Kiersten Matsuda and a Girls Who Code Club student

Coding, friendship inspire the next generation of women in IT

As the sun begins to set, its light peering slowly through the all-glass wall on the south side of Tech […]

Hacking your way into the job market

Hacking your way into the job market

By Sandeep Varry Missing out on sleep during weekends is generally not recommended, unless it can land you a dream job. […]

App helps Flint residents find services, info on lead risk

App helps Flint residents find services, info on lead risk

A new app and website launched by an FIU alumnus is helping residents of Flint, Michigan, assess the risk of […]

New device could save glaucoma patients’ eyesight

New device could save glaucoma patients’ eyesight

People with high-risk glaucoma will be able to monitor their disease, anywhere, anytime, thanks to a new device developed by […]

5 ways to add tech skills to a resume

5 ways to add tech skills to a resume

It’s no secret that in today’s digital age, technical professionals are in high demand. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects […]

NSF grant to increase computer science graduates in Florida

NSF grant to increase computer science graduates in Florida

As part of a grant from the National Science Foundation, FIU and two other Florida universities will receive $1 million each […]

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IT student overcomes autism and sets sights on grad school

IT student overcomes autism and sets sights on grad school

Ricardo Mizos has autism and didn’t speak until he was four years old, but with support from his parents and […]

Professor uses computer science to reduce patients’ exposure to radiation from CT scans

Professor uses computer science to reduce patients’ exposure to radiation from CT scans

When a doctor orders a CT perfusion scan, most people don’t give it a second thought as it’s necessary to […]

Drop-in series: Design a game, learn programming

Drop-in series: Design a game, learn programming

Inspired by Steve Jobs’ commencement speech at Stanford University in which he shared how auditing a calligraphy class in college […]

Shalisha and Shonda with Dr. Rishe, who heads the High Performance Database Research Center

Twin graduates pave the way for women in STEM

Information technology majors and sisters Shonda and Shalisha Witherspoon knew they would stand out in their STEM classes because they […]

FIU’s planned state-of-the art engineering building means more engineers and jobs for South Florida

FIU’s planned state-of-the art engineering building means more engineers and jobs for South Florida

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg is seeing 20/20 for the College of Engineering and Computing. In response to President Obama’s […]

Visit Shakespeare’s London at FIU’s new virtual reality facility

Visit Shakespeare’s London at FIU’s new virtual reality facility

It’s 1598, and you’re on your way to the Globe Theater to watch one of Shakespeare’s plays. You walk along the dirt […]