Announcing our 2016 honorees—Distinguished Alumni Achievement: Steven Ashby, Utpal Banerjee, Carl Dill, Marcin Klecynski, & Yu Pan; Distinguished Alumni Educator: Thomas Dietterich, Edward Reingold, Romit Roy Choudhury, & Yizhou Sun; Distinguished Alumni Service: Michael Hughes & Daniel Kaufman; Memorial Achievement: Michael Faiman; C.W. Gear Outstanding Junior Faculty Award: Andreas Kloeckner; David J. Kuck Outstanding Thesis Awards: Milos Gligoric (PhD) & Le Xu (MS).
The CS Awards activities are held in conjunction with the WCS Alumni & Student Dinner and Homecoming, making it an ideal time to visit campus. Network with faculty, students, and fellow alumni. Hear personal and career insights from WCS Keynote Ulku Rowe and CS Awards Keynote Sohaib Abbasi. LEARN MORE
Ten outstanding new faculty members are joining CS @ ILLINOIS during the academic year. In total, twenty-nine talented teachers and researchers have joined the department since 2013, helping to address an unprecedented demand for CS education.
They created YouTube's HTML 5 player, work on new ways to manage big data, ensure that Android apps are secure, crowdsource video captioning, and develop apps to improve the classroom experience. Meet the five new CS @ ILLINOIS Siebel Scholars.
Illinois Public Media
CS Professor Sarita Adve and Women in Computer Science President Corly Leung talked about the growth of women in CS. Listen to their radio interview starting at 17:15.
September 29-October 1
Attend this signature student-run tech conference to network, listen to tech talks, complete in Mechmania and PuzzleBang!, and attend job and startup fairs.
Network with the Women in Computer Science student club members and hear personal and career insights from Ulku Rowe (MS CS '97), Managing Director and Global Head of Credit Risk Technology at J. P. Morgan in New York City.
Be a part of this signature college tradition! Visit with fellow alumni, enjoy delicious food, and cheer on the Fighting Illini and new Head Coach Lovie Smith at Memorial Stadium.