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REAL Panthers Making a REAL Impact: Meet Cesar Villa Garcia ’18 and Jose Maldonado ’17

On February 24, the College of Engineering & Computing (CEC) announced its newly named Knight Foundation School of Computing and Information Sciences (KFSCIS), in recognition of a $10 million gift from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to
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UPE Prepares for GGJ, the World’s Largest Game Development Hackathon

Two months ago, Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE), the largest student organization for technology at Florida International University (FIU), prepared for Global Game Jam (GGJ) with exciting game-related activities and workshops. So, what exactly is Global Game Jam? GGJ is recognized
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UPE Supports Fellow Student Tech Organizations and Hosts Virtual Tech Workshops

Two months ago, Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE), the largest student organization for technology at Florida International University (FIU), collaborated with other tech clubs and began their series of virtual workshops for Spring 2021. UPE’s first event for the new semester
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UPE Kicks Off the Year with Big Plans for Spring 2021

Two months ago, Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE), the largest student organization for technology at Florida International University (FIU), launched their Spring Kickoff Week and Kickoff Meeting for Spring 2021. Kickoff Week consisted of a series of one-hour virtual tabling sessions,
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Dean John Volakis and Dr. Jason Liu discuss impact of Knight Foundation’s recent investment in computing and information sciences education at FIU

Last week, the College of Engineering & Computing (CEC) announced its newly named Knight Foundation School of Computing and Information Sciences (KFSCIS), in recognition of a $10 million investment by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation in the
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Save the Date: FIU Senior Design Project Showcase Spring 2021 | April 16, 2021

College of Engineering & Computing (CEC) will hold Spring 2021 Senior Design Project Showcase virtually on Pathable, a virtual event platform, incorporating Zoom features. Nearly 580 engineering and computing students, consisting of 117 teams and representing eight different majors, will
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Knight Foundation, FIU to accelerate growth of Miami’s tech ecosystem, name School of Computing and Information Sciences

Building on South Florida’s momentum around technology and entrepreneurship, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has made a $10 million gift to FIU’s School of Computing and Information Sciences to develop technical talent at scale to meet the
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Virtual Walk-in Undergrad Advising PAUSED until further notice

Virtual AND in-person walk-in advising hours on campus are canceled until further notice. Students can schedule an online advising appointment with their assigned advisor through the Panther Success Network on their myfiu account. For Current Students To make an appointment with
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Graduate School Fair Feb 4th

Come join us at the graduate school fair on February 4th from 12 pm to 3 pm! Discover more about our top-ranked graduate programs from faculty, staff, and current graduate students. Sign up URL: go.fiu.edu/gradfair Replay URL: fiugrad.heydays.io/videos

Got my first job! Working as a software engineer at Oracle Cloud

Name: Calvin Mark Hometown: Miami, FL Degree/major: Bachelor of Science in computer science with a minor in physics Where are you working? Title? Oracle/Oracle Cloud, software engineer How did you get your job?  I met a recruiter at the FIU
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SCIS 2020 Awards Recap

The School of Computing and Information Sciences held their SCIS Annual Awards Presentation, honoring the best of the best in the School, the College and Florida International University. Since we could not be together physically, we want you to take
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John L. Volakis and Naphtali Rishe elected to the rank of National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow

John L. Volakis, dean of the College of Engineering and Computing and professor of electrical and computer engineering, and Naphtali Rishe, professor of the School of Computing and Information Sciences, have been elected to the highly distinguished rank of National Academy
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