Bison have Bytes
January 14, 2013
University of Manitoba programming team invited to the world finals in Russia in June 2013. more
Dr. S. Durocher Receives Rh Award
April 08, 2013
Dr. Stephane Durocher was recently given a prestigious RhAward for his work in computational geometry, data structures and discrete algorithms. More Information
COOP Sets New Record!
April 09, 2013
Congratulations to the staff and students of the Computer Science Coop program. A record number of students have been placed in work terms for the summer! A total of 65 undergraduate and graduate coop students found work in Winnipeg as well as placements across Canada and the USA.
How to Walk and Text Safely
April 26, 2013
Dr. P. Thulasiraman Receives Teaching Award
May 13, 2013
Congratulations to Dr. Thulasiraman!
On May ,8 Dr. Parimala Thulasiraman received a Students Teacher Recognition Award. She was nominated by Ying Ying Liu, an undergraduate student in Computer Science at the time of the nomination, and now an MSc student.
To view the awards ceremony please click here
Student and Prof Win Best Paper
June 28, 2013
Tyler Gunn and John Anderson have won the best paper award at the 4th International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks, and Technologies in Halfiax, for their paper "Dynamic Heterogeneous Team Formation for Robotic Urban Search and Rescue".
Autonomous Agents Lab Wins FIRA Hurocup
August 29, 2013
The Autonomous Agents Laboratory's FIRA HuroCup robotics competition team - the SnoBots - has won the kid-size division of the 2013 HuroCup in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. FIRA is the oldest robotics competition in the world, and the HuroCup is one of the most challenging competitions in existence: a single humanoid robot must compete in an octathalon that consists of a sprint, marathon, lift-and-carry, obstacle run, weight lifting, basketball free-throws, soccer penalty kicks, and a climbing wall.Click here for more information
The Hour of Code is Near
November 07, 2013
Student Life Network student award
November 26, 2013
Student Life Network, in collaboration with CIBC, is currently offering a $20,000 award to help a Canadian student pay for school. Deadline to apply is January 23, 2014Click here for more information
Dr. Pourang Irani Receives Research Chair
November 29, 2013
Dr. Pourang Irani is a new Tier 2 (awarded $500,000 over the next five years) Canada Research Chair in Ubiquitous Analytics. Irani has a vision for the next generation of analytic tools in which ubiquitous comput ing will facilitate insight-driven interaction with data, anywhere.
Congrats to our "most fascinating people!"
December 06, 2013
The Department of Computer Science featured prominently on a recent list of "100 Most Fascinating Manitobans." Congratulations!Click here for more information
14,727 Manitoban students participating in the Hour of Code
December 09, 2013
Computer Science Hoodies
December 11, 2013
Now available at the U of M Bookstore - Computer Science hoodies!