CSC eNewsletter - December 2022

Chirkova Named Distinguished Member of the ACM

Dr. Rada ChirkovaCongratulations to Dr. Rada Chirkova, professor of computer science in the NC State Computer Science Department, on being named a 2022 Distinguished Member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) for her outstanding scientific contributions to computing. Read More »

Congratulations Fall 2022 CSC Graduates!

CSC Graduate

The department proudly congratulates the more than 300 graduates who were honored during the Department’s Fall 2022 Diploma Ceremony on December 16th in Reynolds Coliseum. The ceremony was the largest fall event in the department's 55-year history. Hundreds of friends and family members gathered to celebrate the graduating class which included 21 Ph.D., 186 M.S., and 104 B.S. degree recipients. Read More »

Second Annual Cybersecurity Symposium Planned for January

Engagement GraphicThe NC State University Secure Computing Institute cordially invites you to attend the 2nd Annual North Carolina Cybersecurity Symposium on January 19-20, 2023. This exciting event is hosted by the North Carolina Partnership for Cybersecurity Excellence (NC- PaCE) and takes place in the Tally Student Union on the NC State campus. Read More »

Labcorp Speaker Series Proudly Presents Trisha Price

Trisha PriceJoin us on Jan. 31st when Trisha Price, Chief Product Officer at Pendo, joins us in the Labcorp “Leadership in Technology” Speaker Series. Her topic - Leveraging Your Technical Degree on the Path to the C-Suite. Read More »

Select Departmental Gifts & Support

Mrs. Ling Tai has donated $3,000 to the Dr. KC Tai Memorial Endowment fund.

Cisco has made a $172,714 sponsored research award to Dr. Kemafor Ogan to fund her project “Improving the Robustness, Performance and Usability of Blockchains With Declarative Transactions”.

Meta has awarded a $50,000 unrestricted faculty award to Dr. Tim Menzies to support his research and teaching efforts associated with the RAISE lab.

JupiterOne has donated $5,000 to the department in support of the ePartners Program.

Kadro has donated $2,575 to the department in support of the ePartners Program.

Red Storm has donated $2,500 to the department in support of the ePartners Program.

Human Support Technology has donated $5,000 to the department as unrestricted support of the research efforts of Dr. Noboru Matsuda.

CSC Wolf Bytes

2022 Evening of Stars Award Recipients - The NC State Alumni Association recently held its annual Evening of Stars gala during NC State’s 2022 Red and White Week. The event honors alumni, like CSC’s Mark Wyatt, whose successes increase the value of an NC State degree and add to the university’s growing legacy of excellence, impact and service. Read More »

Goodnight Doctoral Fellowship Launches a New Phase of Graduate Student Support - With the partnership of Dr. Jim and Mrs. Ann Goodnight and the Goodnight Educational Foundation, NC State University has announced the creation of the Goodnight Doctoral Fellowship. The inaugural cohort includes 30 Ph.D. students from seven colleges whose work focuses on STEM or education. Among the inaugural cohort is Jeremy Park, a former Goodnight Scholar, who is now pursuing a doctoral degree in computer science. Read More »

Solutions to National Security at the 8th Annual LAS Research Symposium - Searching hours of footage for the sound of gunshots. Turning spreadsheets into colorful maps to see where a country invests its money. Teaching machines to look for mission-critical information. These were some of the latest artificial intelligence and data science technologies and tradecraft on display at the research symposium held December 6 by the Laboratory for Analytic Sciences (LAS) at Talley Student Union. Read More »

College of Engineering Prepares To Mark 100th Anniversary - The College of Engineering will mark its 100th anniversary on May 28, 2023. The college is planning a yearlong celebration of NC State Engineering’s century of achievements in 2023, complete with special Day of Giving and other college-wide events throughout the year as well as a unique event in the spring. Read More »

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

Follow the Department on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter!

 Alumni, students, faculty, staff, and corporate partners of the NC State Department of Computer Science, interested in networking to foster collaboration, entrepreneurship, partnerships, career development and professional growth are invited to follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter.

Personalized Job Search Agent in ePack

If you are a CSC student or recent graduate (within 12 months post-graduation) and would like to receive email notifications when new jobs are posted on ePack matching your profile, you can set up your own customized job search agent to receive just the postings you desire (intern vs. full time, etc). For a short video tutorial on how to create your own personalized job agent, click here.

The Alumni Association has partnered with the University Career Development Center to make ePACK available to NC State alumni. If you are a current Alumni Association member, update your online profile by visiting the Wolfpack Connect (alumni directory) and click on the ‘Update My Info’ tab on the upper right side of the page. Select the ‘Career Connections’ tab and then choose ‘yes’ beside the question, ‘Do you want access to ePACK?’

To access ePACK you must be a member of the Alumni Association and you must be an alumnus/alumnae of NC State. If you are not a member of the Alumni Association, you can join online. Once you have received an email confirming your membership, you will be able to register for access to ePACK.

Questions: Contact Manager of Alumni Career Services, Anna Velleggia at



This eNewsletter is sponsored for the 2022-23 academic year by the ePartners Program