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News and Events (2022 Academic Year)

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January24
SAVE THE DATE!

The Women Empowerment in STEM (WE-STEM) program is hosting a round table with inspirational guest speakers about thriving in a male-dominated field! More details can be found on the WE-STEM website.

December6
Sean Tronsen Research Talk

CCU computer science senior, Sean Tronsen, will be giving a presentation entitled Anomaly Detection in Laser Powder Bed Fusion on Tuesday December 6th at 10:50AM in room AOC2 239 about his recent preliminary work this semester with Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). Sean is currently working as a LANL/NMC intern.

November17
ACM Student Chapter TACO FIESTA!

The CCU ACM Student Chapter will be having a taco party this coming Thursday, November 17th @ 6pm in Edwards Room 164.

November12
CCSC-SE 2022 Programming Team Competition

Congratulations to our Programming Team members, Grant King (CS), Fazli Berisha (CS), Caleb Lupinacci (CS w/ CYBER minor), for their performance in the 2022 Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges: Southeastern Regional Student Programming Competition! Our team was recognized as earning the "Hail Mary Submission" (with 5 minutes on the clock) for their correct solution of the most DIFFICULT problem in the contest!  

We are seeking enough members to have TWO TEAMS at next year's conference (November 3 - 4, 2023). If interested, contact Dr. Datta.

October19
Advising Pizza Party @12:00pm (CS in AOC2 215 & IS/IT in AOC2 241)

Join us for our Advising Pizza Party. Faculty advisors will be available to provide general guidance (and answer specific) questions about schedules for the Spring 2023 semester. CS students, please go to AOC2 215. IS and IT students, please go to AOC2 241.


Summmer Internships/Grad School @ 5:30pm in room AOC2 239: Dr. Jones will be talking about summer 2023 internships (mostly public sector) and graduate school. This is an informal session and we hope that we can answer questions you have about these topics. We will also have a guest visitor, Mr. Brian Atkinson, a CCU alum and current computer scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory, who will also share his view on these subjects and field questions also.

October11
WE-STEM Dinner and a Movie (Picture a Scientist)

Join us for food (starting at 5pm) followed by the movie, Picture a Scientist. Refreshments will be served in the Brittain Hall lobby and we will proceed to Room 114 to watch the movie followed by some Q&A time. WE-STEM is an interdisciplinary initiative to support female students in STEM and help them be successful via professional, scholarly, and social engagement. Women Empowerment in STEM features:
Monthly Events (Sept 13, Oct 11, Nov 10)
Peer Mentoring | Research and Travel Funding
Re​mind: Text the message @we-stem to the number 81010 to receive notifications about upcoming events
Website: www.coastal.edu/we-stem
Email: we-stem@coastal.edu
Please Note: WE-STEM is a separate program from the Women in STEM club!

September23
Pathways to Graduate Degrees in STEM

Join Clemson University faculty, staff, and students as they dispel graduate school myths, discuss pathways to earning a graduate degree in STEM, and answer your questions. Drop-in advising available in AOC2 211 from 8-12pm and 1pm - 4pm. Contact Dr. Jones <wjones@coastal.edu> with questions.

September13
WE-Stem Kick-Off Meeting Alford Ballroom Drop-in 5:30pm -  7:30pm

WE-STEM is an interdisciplinary initiative to support female students in STEM and help them be successful via professional, scholarly, and social engagement. Women Empowerment in STEM features:
Monthly Events (Sept 13, Oct 11, Nov 10)
Peer Mentoring | Research and Travel Funding
Re​mind: Text the message @we-stem to the number 81010 to receive notifications about upcoming events
Website: www.coastal.edu/we-stem
Email: we-stem@coastal.edu
Please Note: WE-STEM is a separate program from the Women in STEM club!

September15
Fall 2022 Career Fair

Career Services is pleased to announce the Fall 2022 Career Fair on Thursday, September 15, from 2-5 p.m. in the Williams-Brice Physical Education Center. Please encourage all CCU students and alumni seeking internships and jobs to attend. Volunteer opportunities at the fair are also available. Visit the Career Services page for more details.