Dr. Nancy Amato Named Next CS Dept Head

Amato (PhD CS ‘95) will return to Illinois in January 2019 and become the first woman to lead the department.


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Reflections | Projections

Dates: Sept. 17-22, 2018

Founded in 1995, this free student-run technology conference provides a forum to learn about advances in computer science. It features tech talks from across the industry and academia, workshops and puzzle-solving events for attendees, and the Mechmania programming competition. Learn More.

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