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Jinze Liu - NSF Career Award

The National Science Foundation (NSF) awarded Dr. Liu a prestigious CAREER grant for her research project Algorithms and Applications for Next Generation High-Throughput Sequencing Technologies.

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Do Something

“Do something.” That’s one piece of advice Randy Luecke, a rising Computer Science junior, offers incoming freshman and he has certainly been one to follow that advice himself. He has pursued a multitude of opportunities outside the classroom that are making him a stand out student.

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2011 Computer Science Awards - 45th Tau Beta Pi Awards Banquet for the College of Engineering

Faculty and Students were recognized for Computer Science Awards at the 45th annual Tau Beta Pi Awards Banquet for the College of Engineering.

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Engineer's Day 2011

Engineers Day, or E-day (2/26 9am-1pm RGAN 102/103), is a celebration of everything engineering has to offer. From building bridges to discovering new medications to writing the software that powers our cell phones, engineers and computer scientists do the things that make our 21st-century world work. Want to learn more what the UK Computer Science Department has to offer? Come see the CS Showcase in RGAN 102 and workshops on mobile phone programming in RGAN 103.

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UK Breaks Ground for 'Green' Marksbury Digital Village Building

University of Kentucky President Lee T. Todd Jr. and lead donor Davis Marksbury today presided over groundbreaking ceremonies for a new $18.6 million building to house the second phase of the university's high-tech "Digital Village" concept.

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Ken Freedman Outstanding Advisor Award 2010

On February 19, 2010, Dr. Jerzy Jaromczyk, Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of Computer Science, received the 2010 Ken Freedman Award for outstanding faculty advisor.

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The World Finals of the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest, Harbin, China, February 1-6, 2010

A team of three computer science students (Mark Hays, Tom Dodson, Stefan Kendall) and their advisor and coach (Jerzy W. Jaromczyk) competed in the World Finals of the prestigious ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest.

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Distinguished Lecture Series: Bruce Schneier

September 17 the Computer Science Department welcomed internationally renowned security expert Bruce Schneier, Chief Security Technology Officer of BT as part of the Distinguished Lecture Series.

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Professor Baxter Retires From Computer Science Department

Dr. Anthony Q. Baxter first joined the University of Kentucky‚ Computer Science Department in 1972. He is the longest serving member of the department by more than a decade. Along with various other posts, he served as Director of Undergraduate Studies for more than 16 years.

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Computer Science Hosts Department Picnic

More than 140 people attended the annual picnic hosted by the Department of Computer Science. The event gave students, faculty and staff an opportunity to gather in Woodland Park to celebrate the start of the new academic year.

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