CSC News

May 2024

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Memorial Scholarship Endowment Launched to Honor Michael 'Gray' Dougherty


Family and friends have contributed almost $175,000 to help launch a scholarship endowment to honor the memory of CSC alum, Gray Dougherty, who passed away suddenly last April at the age of 24.

5/10/24

Family and friends have contributed almost $175,000 to help launch a scholarship endowment...

5/10/24

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New Tool Pinpoints Security Fixes in Open-Source Software Updates


The tool makes it easier for programmers to determine which security updates are necessary to prevent vulnerabilities without having to make unnecessary changes to code.

5/09/24

The tool makes it easier for programmers to determine which security updates are necessary...

5/09/24

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Congratulations Spring 2024 CSC Graduates!


Congratulations to the largest CSC graduating class in department history, as nearly 500 BS, MS, and PhD degree recipients celebrated their graduation during the Computer Science Department's Spring 2024 Diploma Ceremony held on May 2nd.

5/08/24

Congratulations to the largest CSC graduating class in department history, as nearly 500 B...

5/08/24

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VR Poses Privacy Risks for Kids. A New Study Finds Parents Aren’t as Worried as They Should Be.


The study also found few parents are taking active steps to address security and privacy issues, such as using parental controls built into VR apps.

5/06/24

The study also found few parents are taking active steps to address security and privacy i...

5/06/24

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Tran Receives Prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship


Tran’s research focuses on reimagining the future of computer science education in the era of AI with emphasis on designing a way to program using natural language and creating an intuitive user interface that makes programming accessible to everyone

5/02/24

Tran’s research focuses on reimagining the future of computer science education in the e...

5/02/24

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Vice Chancellor Mladen Vouk to Retire


Vouk, the university's vice chancellor for research and innovation since 2019, served as the computer science department head for a 12 year period of accelerated growth and maturation.

5/01/24

Vouk, the university's vice chancellor for research and innovation since 2019, served as t...

5/01/24

 

April 2024

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


Rouskas is being recognized with the CSC Department’s 2023-24 Person of Exceptional Performance Award for his outstanding leadership of the Computer Science Department’s Graduate Program.

4/25/24

Rouskas is being recognized with the CSC Department’s 2023-24 Person of Exceptional Perf...

4/25/24

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


After serving 40 years with the Department of Computer Science at NC State University, Dr. Matthias (Matt) Stallmann will enter phased retirement beginning in July.

4/23/24

After serving 40 years with the Department of Computer Science at NC State University, Dr....

4/23/24

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Tillmans Establish Scholarship Endowment


CSC Alum and Hall of Fame inductee Jerry Tillman, and his wife, Courtney, have made a generous gift to provide scholarships to first generation engineering and computer science students from under-resourced communities.

4/18/24

CSC Alum and Hall of Fame inductee Jerry Tillman, and his wife, Courtney, have made a gene...

4/18/24

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


Congratulations to Dr. Laurie Williams on being one of four NC State faculty members selected to receive the 2024 Alexander Quarles Holladay Medal for Excellence, the highest honor bestowed by NC State and the university’s Board of Trustees.

4/04/24

Congratulations to Dr. Laurie Williams on being one of four NC State faculty members selec...

4/04/24

 

March 2024

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Computer Science Spring 2024 Diploma Ceremony Set for May 2nd


Congratulations Class of 2024! Please join us on May 2nd as we celebrate our Spring 2024 graduates! The ceremony will be held in NC State’s Reynolds Coliseum at 2:00 p.m.

3/29/24

Congratulations Class of 2024! Please join us on May 2nd as we celebrate our Spring 2024 ...

3/29/24

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Senior Design Center's Spring Posters & Pies Planned for April 26


Please join us as the NC State Computer Science Senior Design Center students showcase their work during our Spring “Posters & Pies” event on Friday, April 26th in NC State’s McKimmon Center.

3/29/24

Please join us as the NC State Computer Science Senior Design Center students showcase the...

3/29/24

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Three New Members Named to Strategic Advisory Board


This dynamic group of industry executives and academic leaders provide input and guidance that is critical to helping shape the computer science department’s strategic direction.

3/28/24

This dynamic group of industry executives and academic leaders provide input and guidance ...

3/28/24

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Assunção Wins Distinguished Paper Award at IEEE SANER Conference


Congratulations to Dr. Wesley K. G. Assunção and his co-authors on recently winning the IEEE Computer Society TCSE Distinguished Paper Award at the 31st IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution and Reengineering (SANER 2024).

3/28/24

Congratulations to Dr. Wesley K. G. Assunção and his co-authors on recently winning the ...

3/28/24

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Spring 2024 Carla Savage Award Winners Announced


Congratulations to Dr. Zhishan Guo, Dr. Dongkuan (DK) Xu, and Mr. Parvez Rashid who were named the Spring 2024 winners of The Carla Savage Award for their exceptional contributions to the NC State Department of Computer Science.

3/04/24

Congratulations to Dr. Zhishan Guo, Dr. Dongkuan (DK) Xu, and Mr. Parvez Rashid who were n...

3/04/24

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Will Our Best Teachers Be Robots?


AI could help even those who struggle the most learn better in the future, say computer scientists and educators James Lester and Noboru Matsuda.

3/04/24

AI could help even those who struggle the most learn better in the future, say computer sc...

3/04/24


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