Two SCI Faculty Receive Grant to Form AI System to Debunk False COVID InformationMay 27, 2020
Argo AI CEO and Co-Founder Delivers Keynote Speech for SCI Virtual Graduation CeremonyMay 19, 2020
On Sunday, May 17, SCI held a virtual recognition ceremony to celebrate the achievements of more than 360 undergraduate and graduate students who have completed degrees this academic year.
Assistant Professor Discusses how the Work of Computer Scientists is Keeping us Connected During COVID-19 PandemicMay 4, 2020
Amy Babay, assistant professor, was recently featured on PittWire to discuss her work and how computer scientists have been able to meeting the increased technological needs of society due to the COVID-19 pandem
PhD Student Wins First Place in University-Wide Three Minute Thesis CompetitionApril 22, 2020
Meet SCI’s New Faculty: Joseph YurkoFebruary 14, 2020
Name: Joseph Yurko Title: Teaching Assistant Professor
Meet SCI’s New Faculty: Lingfei WuFebruary 7, 2020
Name: Lingfei Wu Title: Assistant Professor Department: Informations and Networked Systems; Information Culture and Data Stewardship
SCI Hosts 6th Annual SheInnovates HackathonFebruary 4, 2020
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette recently wrote an article about SCI's 6th annual SheInnovates hackathon titled, "Marshmallows and mobile apps: Pitt's 36-hour hackathon encourages women in tech." The article discusses the event and describes specific design exercises that were part of the hackathon. The mission of SheInnovates is to help close the gender gap in the tech industry by encouraging women to engage their tech passions and form a greater sense of community.
Meet SCI’s New Faculty: Erin WalkerJanuary 31, 2020
Name: Erin Walker Title: Associate Professor Department: Computer Science
Meet SCI’s New Faculty: Xulong TangJanuary 24, 2020
Name: Xulong Tang Title: Assistant Professor Department: Computer Science
SCI Professor Martin Weiss Featured in Post-Gazette Story About 5GJanuary 21, 2020
Martin Weiss, SCI Professor, was recently featured in a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette story titled, "AT&T brought 5G to Pittsburgh, but you might not have noticed ... yet." The article discusses AT&T's roll out of its fifth-generation network in Pittsburgh, which happened in December.
Meet SCI’s New Faculty: Marcia RapchakJanuary 17, 2020
Name: Marcia Rapchak Title: Teaching Assistant Professor Department: Information Culture and Data Stewardship
Meet SCI’s New Faculty: Vinicius PetrucciJanuary 10, 2020
Name: Vinicius Petrucci Title: Lecturer Department: Computer Science
SCI Alumnus Named Governor of Communications and Information Technology Commission in Saudi ArabiaJanuary 8, 2020
Meet SCI’s New Faculty: Stephen LeeDecember 13, 2019
Name: Stephen Lee Title: Assistant Professor Department: Computer Science
Meet SCI’s New Faculty: Seong Jae HwangDecember 7, 2019
Name: Seong Jae Hwang Title: Assistant Professor Department: Computer Science
SCI Alumna Yi-Ling Lin Promoted to Associate ProfessorDecember 2, 2019
Yi-Ling "Jennifer" Lin (PhD IS '13) was recently promoted to associate professor in the Department of Management Information Systems at National Chengchi University (NCCU).
SCI Alumnus Alex Toner Recognized as a 2019 Western PA Rising Star by Get Involved!, Inc.December 2, 2019
MLIS alumnus Alex J. Toner ('11) was named by Get Involved!, Inc. as one of their 2019 Western PA Rising Stars on September 12.
Meet SCI’s New Faculty: Jacob BiehlNovember 22, 2019
Name: Jacob Biehl Title: Associate Professor Department: Department of Information Culture and Data Stewardship; Computer Science
Associate Chair for ICDS and Lecturer Featured on PittwireNovember 21, 2019
Elizabeth Mahoney, Associate Chair for ICDS and SCI lecturer has recently been featured on Pittwire in an article titled, "'Neighborhood' Archives Bring Community Together."