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The AAA and SAS Programs FRC team will be competing in the South Florida Regional FRC Competition

FIU SCIS and the Sculptures Lab, under the supervision of Mario Eraso and Robert Chambers, partnered to provide a site on the FIU campus to high school students who during 6 weeks (January 6 – February 17) built and tested
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FIU Coding Clubs Showcase

The FIU Coding Clubs Showcase is a family event in which the club members present to the community games and projects they have coded using Scratch. The more advanced students present educational slides on the fundamentals of coding and discuss
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VR Club – Make a Virtual Reality Game in Unreal Engine

Learn how to create experiences for Virtual Reality in a Beginner Workshop. We’ll walk you through the steps, from beginning to end, on how to: Install Unreal Engine on your laptop Set up the VR Development Kit available on Steam
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Super Smash Bros Gaming Tournament

The tournament brought together over a hundred students from around campus to compete, have fun, and start relaxing for spring break! There where lots of giveaways from Nintendo, Amazon, Discord, Pepsi, and Monster.  Prizes for the tournament and contest included
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SCIS Assistant Professor awarded NSF CAREER

Mark A. Finlayson has been awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER award to develop new artificial intelligence techniques to automatically uncover and confirm the fundamental structures underlying narrative. Using this funding, Dr. Finlayson and his students will develop new
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FIU take HackFSU

Hack FSU is a Hackathon hosted by Florida State University in conjunction with FAMU. Celebrating their 5th year hosting a hackathon, FSU welcomed over 400 students from all around Florida for this 36 hour event. 55 students from FIU traveled
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SCIS PH.D. students awarded University Fellowship

We are happy to report that three of our Ph.D. students, Tauhidul Alam, Samia Tasnim, and Georges Kamhoua Kamto, were awarded the University Graduate School’s Dissertation Year Fellowship. Thank you for nominating your students and offering your support!

Local middle/high school students learn about STEM at CEC Engineering Expo

On Friday, February 23, 2018, FIU’s College of Engineering and Computing hosted its 17th annual Engineering Expo. The event attracted over 1,500 students from Miami Dade County Public Schools and Broward County Public Schools, two local school districts. During the event,
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Celebration of Life Dr. Tao Li

Please joy us as the School of Computing and Information Sciences, Florida International University,  will be celebrating the legacy of Dr. Tao Li. The event will take place on Wednesday, March 7th at 3 pm in TechStation (PG6) Main Lobby.
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IBM Research post Research being performed at I/UCRC CAKE

The Center for Advanced Knowledge Enablement (CAKE), started at Florida International University and Florida Atlantic University under the advocacy of the National Science Foundation. Looking for better-unbiased ways for predicting the performance of financial instruments, looking for novel patterns in
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Dr. Hoque Receives a distinguished paper award at NDSS 2018

Dr. Endadul Hoque, assistant professor at  SCIS along with his collaborators from Purdue University and Northeastern University received the Network Security Distinguished Paper Award at Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS) 2018 for his paper titled “Automated Attack Discovery in
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Bring Your Parent to Code Day

Bring Your Parent to Code Day is a community event where participants of the FIU Coding Clubs share their coding abilities with parents and siblings. On Saturday, February 17, 2018, the event was held at FIU SCIS Tech Station. These
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