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HackNight with UPE

Last Wednesday, the Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) Hackers committee hosted this year’s first HackNight, giving students a chance to participate in team-building activities and brainstorming application ideas for last week’s upcoming hackathons. Last week’s hackathons included UPE’s very own Global
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Architecture & SCIS students at Florida International University built a replica of the Hard Rock Stadium for Miami-Dade Police.

Samuel Morris was featured on Kansas City local KMBC 9 News on January 29th, 2020. He has worked with several students from FIU’s School of Architecture on building a 3D replica of Hard Rock Stadium. The project was requested by
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Yolanda Belisario internship at Assurant Inc.

Name: Yolanda Belisario Hometown: San Tome, Anzoategui, Venezuela. Where did you intern? What did you do there? I interned at Assurant Inc. Since my first day at Assurant, I was exposed to different technologies and methodologies. The very first day
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Ryan Paredes Internship at Assurant Inc.

Name: Ryan Paredes Hometown: New York Where did you intern? What did you do there? Assurant, Inc. I joined as the inaugural member of the Talent Development Pipeline working in the DevSecOps organization. There, I got to continue applying my
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CaSPR Lab – Human Distinguishable Visual Key Fingerprints

The CaSPR labs has released CEAL, a visual key fingerprint generation system that enables users to easily compare arbitrarily complex and long strings (e.g. cryptographic keys, addresses, identifiers) received from a trusted and an untrusted source, by converting it to
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UPE Kickoff Spring 2020

With 2020 marking a new decade, Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE), the largest tech organization at FIU, hosted its 2020 Spring Kickoff Meeting on January 10th. At the meeting, UPE introduced engaging and exciting opportunities aimed at boosting skills and careers
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SCIS Student, Carolina Uribe-Gosselin, highlighted in The Sunday Briefing.

Florida International University (FIU) President, Mark B. Rosenberg, in his weekly newsletter, The Sunday Briefing, highlighted the college achievements of the School of Computing and Information Sciences student Carolina Uribe-Gosselin. The newsletter began with Carolina is an example of an
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Robotics Workshop for Teachers in South Florida

Professor, Dr. Giri Narasimhan and Instructor, Gregory Reis have run a professional development program for teachers in the K12 educational system in South Florida for over 3 years. The goal of this program is to train teachers on multiple robotics
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Senior Project Showcase Recap

In Fall 2019, 66 senior computer science students worked on 33 exciting projects ranging from academic research projects to real industrial apps. View all of the Fall 2019 SCIS Senior Projects here: https://seniorproject.cis.fiu.edu/semester/2019-fall/ Photo Gallery

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SCIS Award Ceremony 2019 recap

This has been a very remarkable year for all of us in the School of Computing and Information Sciences in terms of making an impact on Florida International University (FIU) and the College of Engineering and Computing. We attracted outstanding
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SCIS Researchers from solid lab Received the Best Paper Award at the 2019 IEEE Conference on Computational Science & Computational Intelligence

Congratulations to Computer Science Ph.D. student Ahmed Imteaj and his advisor M. Hadi Amini, assistant professor, who was awarded the Best Paper Award during the Annual Conference on Computational Science & Computational Intelligence. As members of Sustainability, Optimization, and Learning
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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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