Activities

SparkDev Fall 2019 Demo Day!

3 years ago I co-founded SparkDev, a development program focused on satisfying your hunger to learn more about topics like artificial intelligence, cyber security, virtual reality, website development and much more. Never would I have imagined that our signature event,
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Image of Shanna Sit, a computer science major, with one of her team members at her internship at JPMorgan Chase

SCIS Student Shanna Sit internship experience at JPMorgan Chase

Shanna is a current undergraduate student studying computer science and is also working toward obtaining a certificate in Japanese through FIU’s Asian Studies Program. This past summer, she accepted the opportunity to intern at JPMorgan Chase as part of JPMC’s Software Engineering Program for interns.
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Recap: 2019 ACM Southeast USA Regional Programming Contest

On Saturday, November 9th, FIU was one of the four sites of the Southeast regional (SER) International Collegiate Programming Competition (ICPC). Twenty-one of the 122 teams that competed yesterday from across the southeast region (Florida, Georgia, S. Carolina, Alabama) came
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SCIS Student Sunanda Guha Attended Workshops at 6th ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Buildings, Cities, and Transportation (BuildSys 2019)

Sunanda Guha, 1st year PhD student has attended ACM BuildSys 2019 on 10th November, 2019 at Columbia University along with her PhD advisor Dr. M. Hadi Amini at Columbia University, New York.  She is a member of Sustainability, Optimization, and Learning for InterDependent
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Senior design experience leads grad to be named ‘rockstar’ engineer

Rachelle Tobkes graduated from FIU in 2016 and through Senior Design, she was hired to work for Citrix, a multinational software company providing workspace and cloud computing technologies. She was voted Citrix’s 2019 Rockstar Engineer for her innovation, deliverables, and
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Group Photo at Grace Hopper 2019

Recap: Grace Hopper 2019

I believe young women in SCIS need the opportunity to learn about the wide range of careers and research available to them so that they can feel empowered to make a positive difference in the world.  Maria “Cristy” Charters, SCIS
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