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PHOTO: circuit boardJMU Students Customize TurtleBots to Learn Programming

April 22, 2015

TurtleBots are scattered around the lab as students are huddled over their keyboards. Curses directed at their computers break the silence.

PHOTO:Dr. Ramon Mata-ToledoCISE Well Represented at Diversity Conference

April 14, 2015

CISE was recognized at this yearís annual Conference on Diversity, with Computer Science (CS) professor Dr. Ramon Mata-Toledo, Deanís Office Manager Ms. Lynda Chandler Capaccio, and the CISE Diversity Council winning awards.

PHOTO: Bluestone HacksJMU Sophomore is Helping Students Become Entrepreneurs

April 7, 2015

Andrew Carlone also is promoting student entrepreneurship through Bluestone Hacks, an event scheduled for April 17-18. This will be the first ever student-run hackathon at James Madison University.

PHOTO: Ramon Alberto Mata-ToledoProfessor Adds Another Award To His Collection

March 31, 2015

Ramon Alberto Mata-Toledo is a computer science professor at JMU and has received a multitude of JMU awards, including the 2015 Diversity Enhancement Award, 2015 Outstanding Teacher Award and, most recently, the Distinguished Teacher Award.

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PHOTO:Sharon Simmons

The Computer Science department strives to be an intellectual community that continually explores the broad field of computing, applies this knowledge to solve problems in a variety of domains, and engages with the profession and society at large. More >