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Unlocking Tomorrow’s Frontiers: KFSCIS Faculty Retreat Develops Visionary Strategies

Unlocking Tomorrow’s Frontiers: KFSCIS Faculty Retreat Develops Visionary Strategies

In a captivating Spring Faculty Retreat held at the Doubletree Hilton Doral, faculty members explored tomorrow’s frontiers in computer science as they focused on visionary strategies and innovations for the future. Faculty members began this year’s strategic planning by exploring
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KFSCIS Women Join the Way Forward at the Grace Hopper Celebration  

KFSCIS Women Join the Way Forward at the Grace Hopper Celebration  

A cohort of 50 promising young KFSCIS women joined more than 30,000 attendees at this year’s Grace Hopper Celebration in Orlando. This year’s theme, The Way Forward, provided a rallying cry for the tech industry to come together and create a more
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ShellHacks in photos: Florida’s largest hackathon lights up Miami

ShellHacks in photos: Florida’s largest hackathon lights up Miami

Florida’s tech boom is no longer just a moment. It’s a movement.  That was made clear recently at ShellHacks, Florida’s largest hackathon. More than 1,200 hackers from all over the world participated in the 36-hour coding fest at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus, including hundreds of students
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Come Join TechTogether Miami, One of the first large gender-focused hackathons in Florida!

Come Join TechTogether Miami, One of the first large gender-focused hackathons in Florida!

Written by: Mareline Ramirez The first-ever TechTogether Miami Hackathon, led by 16 Panthers, is set to happen at Miami Dade College (MDC)! TechTogether Miami will be a 24-hour event, launching on May 5-6, 2023, and will take place in-person. The
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The Women in Tech Conference (WiTCON) at Florida International University generates overwhelming enthusiasm in the FIU community

The Women in Tech Conference (WiTCON) at Florida International University generates overwhelming enthusiasm in the FIU community

The first-ever Women in Tech Conference (WiTCON) at Florida International University (FIU) is set to take place on March 24th, and has already generated overwhelming enthusiasm within the FIU community. The event is being held at FIU’s main campus in
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FIU hosts the InterCollegiate Programming Competition

FIU hosts the InterCollegiate Programming Competition

On Saturday, February 25, FIU hosted the Southeast regional International Collegiate Programming Competition (ICPC). Twenty-one of the 90 teams that competed yesterday from across the southeast region (Florida, Georgia, S. Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi) came to our site. There were four
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