Can robots help with loneliness?

UM Graduate students examine the effects of robots on mental health

Advancing state-of-the-art techniques for security and privacy protection

2020 Rh Award Winner - Noman Mohammed

UM researchers develop app for use in disease outbreaks

Users share their location history with health authorities

Bringing data to life

Promoting interdisciplinary research and collaboration, driving innovation through optimal decision-making, and training future data scientists
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IMPROVING THE USABILITY OF COMPLEX SOFTWARE

Dr. Andrea Bunt - 2019 recipient of CS-Can/Info-Can Outstanding Young Computer Science Researcher Awards
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Making devices smarter

Dr. Pourang Irani is bringing to life the wearable technologies and hologram projection devices of tomorrow, that could give new tools to disaster-response workers, doctors and educators
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Robots as co-workers?

Dr. James Young explores how companies can introduce robots into our work environments and how they can be better integrated into our homes

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Computer Science Co-op Info Session

  Tuesday, April 5, 2022 1:00pm – 2:30pm Zoom (link will be shared after registration) Register Register here: https://sci.umanitoba.ca/co-op/prospective-students/info-sessions/  

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Celebrating International Women’s Day

  MARCH 8, 2022 —  International Women’s Day has its roots in labour movements, women’s suffrage movements, and socialist feminism from the early 1900s. Building on this rich history, the United Nations began celebrating International Women’s Day on March 8 during International Women’s Year 1975. Two years later, in December 1977, the General Assembly adopted a...

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Entrepreneurship course inspires innovation and business training at Faculty of Science

Students have given a unanimous thumbs-up to the new course, SCI 4000 The Science Entrepreneurial Mindset! The course aims to provide students with an entrepreneurial toolkit and the confidence to bring their ideas to market. “To say this course exceeded my expectation would be an understatement! I learned many useful techniques. This course is what...

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President’s Student Leadership Program

The President’s Student Leadership Program (PSLP) is Manitoba’s premier postsecondary leadership program. It is a unique-in-Canada immersive learning opportunity that brings together a cohort of students each year together from across disciplines, post-secondary institutions, interests, backgrounds and regions of the province to build their leadership potential. PSLP is the flagship program of the James W. Burns...

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Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition – Apply by Jan. 26, 2022

The Stu Clark New Venture Championships: Undergraduate Edition is open to all post-secondary schools across the globe and students can apply individually or as a team. This competition is an excellent opportunity to bridge classroom learning to real-life experience as students pitch their ideas in front of judges and gain valuable feedback. For more information...

Researcher Profiles

Stephane Durocher

My research is in computational geometry, data structures, geometric optimization, and discrete algorithms. My recent…

John Anderson

Multi-Robot Systems, Multi-Agent Systems, Dynamic Heterogeneous Teamwork, robot interaction, mapping and space management, learning in…

Ben Li

My research interests lie in combinatorics and theoretical computer science. More specifically, I am interested…

Andrea Bunt

Dr. Andrea Bunt is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the…

Celine Latulipe

My research involves understanding how older adults and their caregivers engage with technology, and developing…

Carson Kai-Sang Leung

Data mining and analysis (including data analytics, data science & business intelligence solutions) Big data,…

Pourang Irani

Research Involves: Designing and implementing software tools to facilitate interaction with information in a ubiquitous…

Franklin Bristow

Teaching & pedagogy, bioinformatics

Christina Penner

Courses I teach include: Introduction to Computer Science Technical Communication in Computer Science Professional Practice…

Shahin Kamali

I have a broad interest in design, analysis and limitations of algorithms. I am particularly…

James Young

human-robot interaction (HRI), human-computer interaction (HCI), domestic robots, social human-robot interaction, aging and robots, gender…

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Our own Rob Guderian talks about making the most of remote teaching: Near, though far https://t.co/trZULyoHKJ

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 1 year ago

Global News Morning meets “Snugglebot” created by a @umanitoba student to offer companionship during isolating times. @umanitobasci

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 1 year ago

We're hiring a tenure-track position: https://t.co/xR0AOUoBpd

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 1 year ago

Announcing a Science elective course for Winter 2021: SCI 2000 Assessing Global Change in the Anthropocene. Details about the content can be found on the course website: https://t.co/ORekqjnODi

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 2 years ago

Announcing a Science elective course for Fall 2020: SCI 2000 Image Processing Theory and Applications. Details about the content can be found on the course website: https://t.co/3Nw0XWPeev

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 2 years ago

UM Science Co-op student lands job at Apple - Faculty of Science https://t.co/FvX3vlaiRc

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 2 years ago

Security and privacy risks with patient portal accounts in US hospitals; see what Dr Latulipe @clatulip discovered: https://t.co/RsbuVoghTw

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 2 years ago

Summer course schedules will be made available May 4 with registration starting May 19.

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 2 years ago

We’re hiring a term position Instructor: https://t.co/8nkEQUdOxB

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 2 years ago

Congratulations to Professor Hugh Williams, one of the department's founders, on receiving a much deserved Lifetime Achievement award: https://t.co/QQhCgHQoeg

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 2 years ago

New special topics grad course: "Technology & Aging" offered in Winter 2020. Contact @clatulip

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 2 years ago

Thank you Dr. Mike @umanitoba @umanitobasci for stopping by to give us a run down on CS at UM #fascinating #neighbours #anotheroption

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 2 years ago

New course offering! COMP 3190 (Intro to AI) will be offered in Winter 2020 with a limited number of spots!

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 2 years ago

International success for U of M Robot Team at FIRA HuroCup https://t.co/WNSD4nBiig

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 3 years ago

We're hiring a tenure track position in Neuroscience (joint with Biological Sciences): https://t.co/zrn64Avwhf

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 3 years ago

We're hiring a tenure-track professor: https://t.co/ot1Ixqi80I

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 3 years ago

We're hiring an Instructor: https://t.co/Dyl2PjP2Ao

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 3 years ago

Congratulations to Mia Battad – we're looking forward to meeting you soon. https://t.co/oGsRe2NOjJ

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 3 years ago

Congratulations to Dr Andrea Bunt on being a recipient of this year's CS-Can|Info-Can Outstanding Young Computer Science Researcher Award! https://t.co/aqn8EmRlbs

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 3 years ago

Congratulations to Dr. Pourang Irani and everyone involved in this NSERC Create program: New program will help us manage and prevent chronic and infectious diseases https://t.co/Tq3GyCmlqk

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 4 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1pm E2-304, Dr Erin Chambers from @SLU_Official: "Burning the Medial Axis". It's a topic that's related to problems in computer vision, artificial intelligence, and graphics. https://t.co/fXW8iscr8M

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 4 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1pm E2-304, @Eleni_Stroulia from @UAlbertaCS: "Smart Condo: IoT for Social Good" https://t.co/fXW8iscr8M

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 4 years ago

Tickets are on sale now via EventBrite! https://t.co/6CQCjrgLz2

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 4 years ago

CTV Winnipeg: Local research team to compete in robot olympics https://t.co/Xzl0lTcLoG via @YouTube

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 5 years ago

Nothing but net: U of M develops AI to compete in international robot competition https://t.co/evAnLSCjke via @metrotoronto

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 5 years ago

Congrats to our own Brett Jewell, and the entire team, as @umbisons book first trip to hoops nationals since 1985 https://t.co/AUrr0hmlxj

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 5 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1pm E2-105: "Use of High Performance Computing in Power Systems Simulation and Its Challenges" https://t.co/fXW8iscr8M

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 5 years ago

Seminar Thurs, 1pm E2-165: Ji Hyun Ko, "How can we improve diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease using machine learning?" https://t.co/fXW8iscr8M

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 5 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1:30 E2-320: Chuck Loewen, Founder @obs_global, his path to success/advice to future entrepreneurs https://t.co/fXW8iscr8M

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 5 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1pm E2-160: Leszek Gasieniec, @LAGasieniec of @LivUni, "Bamboo Garden Trimming Problem" https://t.co/fXW8iscr8M

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 5 years ago

Proudly 1 of 3 @umanitoba fields (with Nursing and Medicine) to place in the @MacleansMag annual top 20 rankings: https://t.co/xj3hgdeO8z

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 5 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1pm E2-320: Dr. Ellen, @UofTCompSci, "Concurrent Data Structures" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 5 years ago

Wed. Sept. 28 from 7-8pm, Mark Jenkins presents "The Moral Character of Cryptographic Work" kicking off Season 2. https://t.co/2paJF5c8cr

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 6 years ago

Seminar Mon, 1pm E2-221: Dr. Sumiya, "Less-conscious information retrieval techniques for location based services" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Seminar Thursday, 1:30pm E2-304: Dr. Charles Ling @westernuCompSci, "Mining lifestyle data for diabetes" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Our robotic soccer team wins big at RoboCup https://t.co/sDsz3pGY28

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Seminar Wednesday, 1pm E2-330: Dr. Erin Walker, "Designing Social Interactions in Learning by Teaching" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

May 25: RRC instructor @stungeye closes PWL Wpg Season 1 with the classic paper that introduced the Turing Machine! https://t.co/nLBYQeql16

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 6 years ago

Seminar tomorrow, 1pm E2-330: Dr. Avery Miller, "Cover-Free Families with Applications to Radio Networks" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Watch Picassnake, our HCI lab's entry in the 2016 https://t.co/GLYgTKzx7O competition, in action: https://t.co/bb83HvUunl

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Reminder: Tomorrow 7-8pm, @Phoul presents A Critical Evaluation of Website Fingerprinting Attacks https://t.co/4CpjPoTJY4

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 6 years ago

Reminder: Tomorrow 7-8pm, @Andy_CDandy presents Molecular Computation of Solutions to Combinatorial Problems. https://t.co/M8pDEI5cgk

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 6 years ago

Seminar tomorrow, 1pm E2-320: Dr. Ioanis Nikolaidis, @CSatUAlberta, "Developing an Integrated Sensing Platform" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1pm E2-320: Dr. Katsuhisa Yamanaka, "Token Swapping Game on Graphs" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Congratulations to our Autonomous Agents Lab on another big win! https://t.co/eCrfQShCpC

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Seminar Today! 1pm E2-150: Dr. Pei Zhang, @CMU_ECE, "From Drones to People: Physical Knowledge Discovery" https://t.co/fXW8iscr8M

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Seminar Thursday, Feb 4, 1pm E2-150: Dr. Pei Zhang, @CMU_ECE, "From Drones to People: Physical Knowledge Discovery" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Our next meeting is January 20th. @JaySmithWpg presents "Communication in the Presence of Noise" by Claude Shannon. https://t.co/ZKldeW86Hu

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 6 years ago

Donate to the University of Manitoba Women in Computer Science Scholarship: https://t.co/UMRrbJFcUA @uofmcs

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 6 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, Dec 10, 1pm E2-150: Barrett Ens, "Blending Information Interfaces into our Physical Environments" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, Dec 8, 1pm E2-155: Dr. Lisa Lix, "The Power of Electronic Health Databases" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, Nov 24, 1pm E2-150: Dr. Stephane Durocher, "Local Routing in Geometric Graphs" https://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Data Visualization Workshop Coming to University of Manitoba - DEC 01 https://t.co/wJPc7YKCyq

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 6 years ago

Our next meeting is on November 25 at @SkullSpaceWpg with @Straithe presenting "Do Artifacts Have Politics?" http://t.co/IvPa4TAbnb

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 6 years ago

Check out this article on UMToday - - @umanitoba - http://t.co/fxfyfEOdzy

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 6 years ago

Our next meeting is on October 14 at @SkullSpaceWpg with @alexwebr covering the best parts of Merkle's PhD thesis! http://t.co/BA8XrqW2zS

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 6 years ago

Our next meeting is on September 30 at @SkullSpaceWpg with @mak_kolybabi introducing us to 1960's LISP! http://t.co/KBocrearqY

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 7 years ago

Homecoming is coming soon and we're having an Open House (and more!) Oct 2. Register at: http://t.co/aRoWIyrmnU

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

National Learn To Code Day is back this year presented by @Facebook. Join us for Python workshops in 22+ cities http://t.co/jWE6nv2oPL

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 7 years ago

Seminar Today, 1pm E2-461: Dr. Mark Hancock, @WaterlooENG, "Satisfying Interactive Needs on Multi-Touch Surfaces" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Impressive Finish at RoboCup 2015: http://t.co/soPVOfTfX9

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Friday, 1pm E2-461: Dr. Mark Hancock, @WaterlooENG, "Satisfying Interactive Needs on Multi-Touch Surfaces" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1:30pm E2-165: Dr. Sriram Subramanian, @sssram @BristolIG, "Exploring Mid-air Displays and Haptics" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

An @WSJ article by our own Dr Young: When robots and people work together, there will be social issues to deal with http://t.co/P1FbxYLUGv

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Congratulations on the big win! https://t.co/qekGm5oSql

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1pm E2-304: Dr. Xing-Dong Yang, "Towards Wearable Interactions that Go Beyond the Touchscreen" http://t.co/fXW8iscr8M

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Our next meeting is on April 23 at @SkullSpaceWpg with Stephen Kiazyk introducing us to computer vision! http://t.co/IXZDT7FyXs

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 7 years ago

Google outreach stretches to campus thanks to two #umanitoba alum: http://t.co/mgqSXA70S3

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 7 years ago

Be sure to apply for 1 of 2 @iQmetrix Female in Technology Scholarships: http://t.co/ziygb4gK55

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Today, 1pm E2-105: Dr. Bertram Unger, "Design and Evaluation of Temporal Bone Surgical Models" http://t.co/fXW8iscr8M

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Be sure to attend the @umanitoba @google Event, Thursday, April 2nd. Learn about Go, interview tips, and much more!

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Thursday, 1pm E2-105: Dr. Bertram Unger, "Design and Evaluation of Temporal Bone Surgical Models" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow (Thurs), 1pm E2-330: Dr. Pradeepa Yahampath, @UM_ECE, "Hybrid Digital-Analog Coding" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Excited to announce our inaugural meeting on March 26 at @SkullSpaceWpg with @bitbytechomp presenting. http://t.co/t8Umc2eC0H

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 7 years ago

Seminar Today, 12:30pm E2-165: Dr. Sushmita Roy, @UWMadison, "Biostatistics and Medical Informatics" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Distinguished Speaker Today, 1pm E2-105: Dr. Cenk Sahinalp, SFU, "High Throughput Algorithms for Big Data Genomics" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Distinguished Lecture Thurs, 1pm E2-105: Dr. Cenk Sahinalp, SFU, "High Throughput Algorithms for Big Data Genomics" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Friday, 12:30pm E2-165: Dr. Sushmita Roy, @UWMadison, "Next generation regulatory network reconstruction" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, 1pm E2-105: Dr. Lorna Guse, Nursing, UofM, "Robot and Frank: PARO and Granddad" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Today, 1pm E2-105: Dr. Zahra Moussavi, @UM_ECE, "Application of Novel Virtual Reality Technologies" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Thurs, Feb 26, 1pm E2-105: Dr. Zahra Moussavi, @UM_ECE, "Application of Novel Virtual Reality Technologies" http://t.co/fXW8isu20k

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Check out "Winnipeg: CSS for Beginners: Learn to Style Your Website Using CSS on February..." http://t.co/U5uP6OFxdU via @eventbrite

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

CS students compete at MIT: Check out this article on UMToday - - @umanitoba - http://t.co/EixzsszQTI

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Jennifer Ice Hockey Robot Tries Cross Country Skiing :: http://t.co/bDC5LNEFjo http://t.co/4hEpfh6UIR via @Gdgtify

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Today, 1pm E2-165: Dr. Hamish Carr, "Topological Analysis of Scientific Data" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Almost 1 week until RampUp Wknd! Be sure to get a ticket! You can purchase them here:http://t.co/VpQVPjqNPc @asperschool @UMES_ENG @uofmcs

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 7 years ago

Seminar Today, 10:30am E2-365: Dr. Tremblay-Savard, "Genome evolution and human computing games in genomics" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Today, 10:30am E2-365: Dr. Katarina Grolinger, "Big Data in the Disaster Management Domain" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Fri, Jan 30, 1pm E2-165: Dr. Hamish Carr, "Topological Analysis of Scientific Data" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Thurs, Jan 29, 10:30am E2-365: Dr. Tremblay-Savard, "Genome evolution and human computing games in genomics" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Tues, Jan 27, 10:30am E2-365: Dr. Katarina Grolinger, "Big Data in the Disaster Management Domain" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Today, 10:30am E2-528 (note room change): Dr. Weiyi Shang, "Towards Systematic Log Mining" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Today, 10:30am E2-528 (note room change): Shane McIntosh, "Software Build Systems" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Thurs, Jan 22, 10:30am E2-229: Dr. Weiyi Shang, "Towards Systematic Log Mining" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Tomorrow, Jan 20, 10:30am 205 Armes: Shane McIntosh, "Software Build Systems" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Seminar Today! 1pm E2-330: Dr. Kazuki Takashima, "Novel Devices for 3D Interactions and Social interactions" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

In pictures: Taibotics robot helps kids learn problem-solving skills http://t.co/r7Ad3s6FEZ Featuring our own Dr Baltes (see picture 1)

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Don't have a business idea for RampUp Wknd? Don't worry.... You don't need one! Get your tickets soon! @asperschool @UMES_ENG @uofmcs

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs Retweeted 7 years ago

Seminar Fri, Jan 16 9:30 E2-568: Dr. Wayne Xu, "Diverse Genomic Data Integration for Cancer Biomarker Discovery" http://t.co/9S3A3Q7Isn

UofManitoba Comp Sci @uofmcs 7 years ago

Computer Science Co-op Program

Integrates academic studies with paid work experience. Beginning in their third year of Computer Science studies, Co-op students alternate four month academic terms with four month Computer Science relevant work terms.