Tag Archives: Computer Sciences

STEM students travel to Women in Computing Conference

Thirteen Missouri State students, primarily from the computer science department, attended the Women in Computing (WIC) Conference in Kansas City Oct. 18-19. At the MINK WIC Conference (Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska and Kansas), the programming included keynote speakers, workshops, panels and networking activities. …

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New book focuses on service-learning in information sciences

Dr. Ken Vollmar, computer science department head, co-authored a chapter in the book “Service-Learning in Information Sciences.” The chapter is entitled “Some Worked Better than Others: Experience with a Variety of Service-Learning Projects.” In the chapter abstract, Vollmar wrote: “For …

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CNAS announces leadership changes

The College of Natural and Applied Sciences (CNAS) announced changes in two leadership positions. Dr. Xingping Sun has accepted the position of interim associate dean for the college. Sun is a professor in the mathematics department and will begin his …

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Missouri State service-learning featured in resource book

Eight Missouri State University faculty members had their service-learning projects profiled in a new resource book for educators entitled “Quick Hits for Service-Learning: Successful Strategies by Award-Winning Teachers.” Published by Indiana University Press, each article in the book features an …

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