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Changing Lives With Mobile Technology

As technology continues to evolve, the field of computer science has constantly changed alongside it. One of JMU's newest CS Professors, Dr. Farzana Rahman works to develop health and wellness apps for smartphones.

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PHOTO: Green CollegesCIT and VDOE Announce 2014 Winners of Apps4VA JMU Competition

June 2, 2014

More than 85 James Madison University students participated in the semester-long competition.

PHOTO: Bob Kolvoord & Sharon LovellJMU's Newest Deans Look to Shape Colleges’ Future

May 28, 2014

The College of Health and Behavioral Studies and the College of Integrated Science and Engineering named new deans this spring, but the individuals filling those positions don't need time to settle in.

PHOTO: Linzy CumbiaCS Freshman Develops WMRA App

May 6, 2014

When WMRA decided they wanted an iPhone app built for them, they made a bold decision about who they would hire to write this code. Instead of contracting a software company, WMRA hired talented JMU freshman Computer Science major, Linzy Cumbia, to develop their App.

PHOTO: Melissa Von WaldValedictorian Inspires Women in Tech

May 6, 2014

The College of Integrated Science and Engineering is pleased to announce computer science major Melissa Von Wald as JMU’s 2014 Valedictorian.

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  • Open Position
    Assistant Professor, Computer Science
  • September 19
    John Banghart, Director for Federal Cybersecurity will give a brief overview of his work and the general landscape of cybersecurity across government and the nation.
    12 noon
    ISAT/CS 259
  • September 19-20
    Capital One Hack-a-Thon
    ICE House
  • September 23
    Graduate and Professional School Fair
    4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
    Festival Ballroom
  • September 24
    ACM Tech talk "Enterprise Architecture: Bringing Order to the Modern IT Organization"
    by John Bernero, JMU CS graduate 1984
    5:30 p.m.
    ISAT/CS 259
  • September 29-30
    Fall Career and Internship Fair
    11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Festival Ballroom
  • October 8-10
    Grace Hopper Conference
    Phoenix, AZ
  • October 10-12
    Family Weekend
  • October 15
    First Annual Computer Science Career Fair
    ISAT/CS 259
  • November 1
    Homecoming 
  • November 8
    Computer Science
    Alumni Celebration
    3:00 – 8:00 p.m.
  • December 8-15
    CS Education Week
  • Fall 2014 Course Schedule
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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 >