CSC eNewsletter - April 2024

Dr. Laurie Williams One of Four Faculty to Win Holladay Medal

Laurie WilliamsDr. Laurie Williams, Goodnight Distinguished University Professor in Security Sciences, is one of four faculty members who received the Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence, the highest honor bestowed by NC State and the university’s Board of Trustees. Read More »

Rouskas Named 2023-24 CSC Person of Exceptional Performance (PEP)

George Rouskas

The NC State Department of Computer Science is pleased to present the 2023-24 “Person of Exceptional Performance” (PEP) Award to Dr. George Rouskas, Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor and Director of Graduate Programs. The PEP Award, launched by the department in 2018, is intended to recognize faculty or staff who have exhibited truly outstanding performance, contributing significantly to the department’s success as role models for what it means to ‘think and do the extraordinary’. Read More »

Department Stalwart, Matt Stallmann to Retire After Four Decades of Service

Matt StallmannHighly renowned and respected professor and Assistant Director of Graduate Programs, Dr. Matthias (Matt) Stallmann, will enter phased retirement effective July 1st, after 40 years of faithful service to the department. Read More »

Tillmans Establish Scholarship Endowment

Jerry & Courtney Tillman The Department of Computer Science (CSC) is pleased to announce that CSC alum and recent Alumni Hall of Fame inductee Jerry Tillman (BS CSC ‘03) and his wife Courtney (BS ChemE ‘03), have made a generous donation to establish the Tillman Family CLIMB Scholarship endowment to support future generations of engineering and computer science students at NC State University. The awards will target first generation students to attend college, who have a demonstrated interest in creating and promoting equal opportunities for all in the field of engineering, and/or who have demonstrated experience living or working in diverse environments. Read More »

Select Departmental Gifts & Support

Google has provided $10,000 to the department in support of the ePartners Program and the Sr Design Center.

Vote Owl has provided $7,500 to the department in support of the Sr Design Center.

Microsoft has provided $5,000 to the department in support of Dr. Dongkuan (DK) Xu, as part of the Microsoft Accelerating Foundation Models Research (AFMR) Award announced recently.

Alum, David Perkins (BS CSC ‘77) has donated $20,000 to the department to support the Ken Tate Scholarship for Student Success in Computer Science.

CSC Wolf Bytes

Alumna Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences - Congratulations to CSC alumna and Hall of Fame member - Elizabeth Mynatt, Dean of the Khoury College of Computer Sciences at Northeastern University, for being elected to the prestigious American Academy of Arts and Sciences for interdisciplinary careers focused on the human within science. Read More »

Congratulations to former CSC Strategic Advisory Board member – Dede Ramoneda, CIO & EVP at First Citizens Bank, for being presented TBJ’s Women in Business ‘Lifetime Achievement’ Award!

The department has a number of open faculty and staff positions. Interested candidates are encouraged to learn more at

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Thank You!

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