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Computer Science Magazine


In this issue:

  • Computer Science as a catalyst for change - Increasing gender diversity in our programs
  • Supporting the next generation of tech leaders - ShiftKey Labs
  • KDD 2017: An international success for both experts and students
  • Students awarded for their contributions to our community
  • Social media and gaming for positive change
  • Taking a closer look at video surveillance
  • Alumni Profiles: Suzanne Hodgkinson and Ashwin Kutty
  • And more!

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Spring 2016

In this issue:

  • Finding Your Way Through The Genes - Using Genome Sequences to Map Atlantic Salmon
  • Introducing Dr. Andrew Rau-Chaplin as Dean
  • News Master of Applied Computer Science program
  • Student Story: A Computer Science Game for a Cause
  • Alumni Profile: Faten Alshazly
  • ShiftKey Labs Profile: Hack Attack
  • Student Research Profile: Social Media in the Middle Ease

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Spring 2015

In this issue:

  • Changing of the Guard - Reflecting on Dr. Shepherd's Seven Year Tenure as Dean
  • Engaging with Industry
  • Hands-on Security
  • Alumni Around the Globe: 
    • FCS Alumnus makes sure Google Maps will get you where you're going
    • CoderDojoHfx: Empowering youth to shape their world through code
    • Meet a recent graduate - Raghav Sampangi
  • FCS News & Notes

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Fall 2014

In this issue:

  • Deep Learning - What Machine Learning Tells Us About Ourselves
  • Privacy: A Social Bridge Enabling E-Commerce and Economies
  • Training in Big Text Data
  • Alumni Around the Globe: 
    • Building a Work Relationship with Facebook
    • Tulip Takes First Prize in Data Challenge
  • FCS News & Notes

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Spring 2014

In this issue:

  • In a heartbeat - Improving care for cardiac patients
  • Health Informatics finds its NICHE
  • Natural history for the digital age
  • CS alumni help guide the way to success - Faculty launches new Mentorship Program
  • Meet The Future
  • Changing campus: one app at a time

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Fall 2013

In this issue:

  • Welcome to NIMS Lab - security starts here
  • Cisco helps out with a networking Security Lab
  • Operation Citadel strikes Nocturne
  • From Lagos to Halifax - from student to entrepreneur
  • Computing close to home
  • Who wrote that book? Magda might be able to tell you

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Spring 2013

In this issue:

  • Working with IBM - big ideas and big data
  • Q & A with Stan Matwin
  • Art in Motion with Dal CS student Stephen Kelly
  • From academia to industry
  • From Brazil to Halifax
  • Norm Scrimger looks back

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Fall 2012

In this issue:

  • Ubiquitous Computing @ Dal
  • Ocean Graphics
  • Christian Blouin Maps the Road to Better Education
  • Meet Dr. Rob Beiko: Tier II Canada Research Chair
  • Student Projects - Working for Community Groups
  • Dal Students Show Their 'App'-titude
  • Science Atlantic honours Dal Alumnus and Former CS Professor, and more.

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Winter 2012

In this issue:

  • Visual Analytics Research in Computer Science
  • Guest Lecturers Paint a Fascinating Picture
  • Alumna Profile
  • Meet Dr. Norbert Zeh: Tier II Canada Research Chair
  • Biomonitoring 2.0: DNA Sequencing Changes the Way we Study Ecosystem Health
  • Q & A with WiTS
  • Digitizing Headaches
  • Killer Robotos: Animated Computing Teaches Students the Basics of Computer Science
  • CS to Welcome More Saudi Students

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Spring 2011

In this issue:

  • Alumnus Profile: A Musician's Transition
  • Managing Our Knowledge About Oceans
  • PhD Student Develops 3D Camera-based Video Game Interface
  • Social Media Projects Twecan.com
  • Informatics Puts Knowhow to Work
  • Introducing the 'Living Lab'
  • The Art of Storing Data

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Fall 2010

In this issue:

  • Alumnus Profile: An Entrepreneur Finds His Home
  • CS Theory Meets the Tree of Life
  • Machine Learning with Lego Robots
  • New Research Space for Computer Science
  • Financial Forecasting with Artificial Intelligence
  • Passion and Accomplishment Becoming a Student Scholar

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