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Gil Dekel, CSCI Major (Lower Junior) receives renowned Undergraduate Summer Research Internship at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Gil Dekel, CSCI major, is the recipient of a highly prestigious Undergraduate Summer Research Internship at MIT. Gil will do 10 weeks of intense research in Professor Michael S. Fee's neuroscience lab at MIT's McGovern Institute for Brain Research. Fee's group works on "Understanding how the brain learns and generates complex sequential behaviors, with a focus on the songbird as a model system." At Hunter, Gil is a student in Professor Susan Epstein's machine learning and problem solving lab, where he works on modeling spatial data to support robot navigation. Join us in wishing him great success in this endeavor.

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Apr 05, 2016

Beginners' Linux Class

Learn all about the computer system used in HN 1000-G (and most required and elective programming courses for the major) ... Tom Walter will host two sessions this week: Tuesday, March 1 at 5:30p - 6:30p and Thursday, March 3, 12:00p - 1:00p in the UNIX lab, room HN 1000-G. Bring y our questions.

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Feb 09, 2016

COMPUTER SCIENCE DEPARTMENT HELPS PILOT PROGRAM IN AUTOMATED DEGREE AUDIT

No more D.A.A.F. forms. Effective immediately, the Computer Science Department is one of thee undergraduate departments at Hunter to pilot the program introducing the EARLY AUDIT PROCESS.

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Jun 02, 2015

MR. SIMON AYZMAN, VALEDICTORIAN AT HUNTER COLLEGE'S 211th COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES

Let's doff our hats (or mortarboards, as the case may be) to Simon Ayzman, CSCI Major and Macaulay alumnus was named valedictorian at the recent Hunter College Commencement Exercises on May 27, 2015 at the Theater at Madison Square Garden.

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Jun 02, 2015

RUTH HAUPTMAN WINS INAUGURAL D.I.A. COHEN PRIZE FOR EXCELLENCE IN THEORETICAL COMPUTER SCIENCE

At Hunter College's 211th Commence Exercises, Ms. Ruth Hauptman was the recipient of the HC Computer Science Department's inaugural bestowal of the Daniel I.A. Cohen Prize for Academic Excellence in Theoretical Computer Science.

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: May 29, 2015

KUDOS! Professor Lei Xie Awarded $1.3 Million Grant to Develop New Computational Methods for Drug Discovery

NIH (National Institutes of Health) Award Hunter Computer Science Professor Grant to Develop New Computational Methods for Drug Discovery.

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Oct 30, 2014

LISTEN TO HUNTER CS FACULTY & STUDENTS ON NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO (NPR)

Click on the links below to hear faculty & students talk about the program and specifically about the ttopic of women in the field of Computer Science.

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Apr 14, 2014

Author! Author! Dmytro Kedyk, CS Alum Class of 2009 Pens Textbook

Dmytro Kedyk has authored a new text, "Commodity Algorithms and Data Structures in C++: Simple and Useful."

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Mar 27, 2014

Going Hollywood: Jonathan Galsurkar wins summer fellowship at USC!

Jonathan Galsurkar, CSCI Major, class of 2015 has been offered a SURE fellowship at the Viterbi School of Engineering at The University of Southern California (Los Angeles) for summer 2014.

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Mar 27, 2014

Hunter to Participate in Major NSF Study on Artificial Intelligence

Susan L. Epstein, Hunter Professor of Computer Science, reported to President Jennifer Raab that Hunter College has been selected to participate in a major interdisciplinary study funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF).

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Sep 13, 2013

CHANGE AFOOT!

Prof. William Sakas assumes the seat of Department Chair on July 1 as Prof. Virginia Teller steps down.

  • Posted by jdriscol
  • Published: Jun 19, 2013