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Helping Hands

Students’ Summer Research Efforts to be Presented at Symposium
   July 22, 2019
When Jackson Poulnott, a senior majoring in mechanical engineering technology, learned that young girls with limb differences wanted prosthetic hands with removable fingernails so they can change their nail color, he set out to make that happen.
 
Poulnott is one of more than 100 undergraduate students who will be presenting their research Friday, July 26 at UNC...

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Collaboration and Innovation

CCI and UNCW Join Forces to Address Coastal Invasion
   June 26, 2019
When Srinivas Akella, computer science professor at UNC Charlotte’s College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) attended a recent NextGen Air Transportation (NGAT) workshop, he hadn’t expected to leave with an opportunity to work with a team from UNC Wilmington, but the best collaborations often take root during chance meetings of innovative people with complimentary interests.
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Mosquito Season

Dr. Dan Janies Sheds Light on Summer Pests
   May 29, 2019

After a record-setting 2018 continued to deliver higher-than-average rainfall for the first four months of 2019, the stage was set for a mosquito breeding frenzy. And now, Carolinians are bracing for a summer of swatting and scratching.

On May 29th, WBTV Charlotte published the following piece (...

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Spring 2019 ICP Showcase Gallery

CCI Poster Presentation, An Inspiration
   April 30, 2019

On April 30th, CCI Business Partners, faculty, staff and administration gathered in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center Salons for the presentation of more than 50 Innovative Computing Projects (ICP). 

Tackling real-world problems with the creative application of emerging technologies and fresh perspectives, student teams worked directly with CCI Business Partners, mentors and...

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2019 Dean's Awards Banquet Gallery

CCI Celebrates its High Achievers
   April 29, 2019

On Tuesday, April 23rd, the CCI community gathered for its annual Dean's Awards Banquet. Check out the PHOTO GALLERY.

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2019 Faculty-Staff Awards Gallery

CCI Honors its Own
   April 29, 2019

On April, 29th, UNC Charlotte's College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) honored its own at the 2019 Faculty-Staff Awards. The gathering, which either signalled the end of the year of the start of summer featured a picnic theme and even a rap in celebration of another great year.

In addition to announcing several promotions ans reassignments, a full slate of annual award awards...

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Feeling Ducky

Dr. Tom Moyer's Ducks Are Making a Difference
   April 16, 2019

Like Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz, each of us is on our own Yellow Brick Road, facing challenges and seeking answers. And just like Judy Garland’s character, most of what we seek, we probably had all along.

This is true even when it comes to debugging complex systems in computer science. Be it code or infrastructure, when we are stuck, confused or have made a mistake, the solution is...

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CCI Wins at Blue Diamond Awards

Current Student and Alumnus Both Earn Top Honors
   April 15, 2019

On April 4th, the Charlotte Area Technology Collaborative (CATC) held its annual Blue Diamond Awards at Founder’s Hall. UNC Charlotte’s College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) was well represented with current student Treven Stoddard as well as Stratifyd, CCI PH.D. alumnus Derek Wang’s company, winning Blue Diamonds.

Stoddard, a senior computer science major, recently received the...

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CCI, DSI Host Analytics Frontiers Conference

Annual Event, A Data Science Staple
   March 29, 2019

On Wednesday, March 27th, UNC Charlotte’s College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) and Data Science Initiative (DSI) hosted its fifth Analytics Frontiers Conference at the Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte, NC.

The Southeast’s largest conference of its kind, Frontiers connects C-level executives, top data scientists, researchers, entrepreneurs as well as academic and government...

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CCI and DSI Host WiDS Conference

Annual Event, a Showcase of Women in Data Science
   March 27, 2019

On Wednesday, March 26th, UNC Charlotte’s College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) and its Data Science Initiative (DSI) hosted more than 300 guests at the annual Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference at the Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte, NC. 

WiDS Charlotte is one of more than 150 regional events taking place in approximately 50 countries in association with Stanford University’s WiDS...

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The Alumni Gives Scholarship allows students to pursue their dreams and contribute to the technology community.  This needs-based scholarship empowers students to overcome financial hurdles while pursuing their education goals and gives preference to underrepresented populations within the CCI student body. 

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