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Doug Hague Leads UNC Charlotte's Data Science Initiative

Cross Curricular Program Sets Collaborative Standard
   September 4, 2019

Doug Hague has been named interim executive director for UNC Charlotte’s ...

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Convocation 2019

New Students Gather for CCI Kickoff
   August 21, 2019

On Monday, August 19th, more than 550 first-year students enrolled in UNC Charlotte's College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) gathered in the Barnhardt Student Activities Center Salons for Convocation. It was the largest number of students that has ever attended the annual event. The enthusiasm of the crowd was infectious and set a spirited tone for the year; a year in which CCI, the...

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CCI Student Directing Landmark Campus Program

Millennium Fellows To Work With High School Students On LIFE Skills
   August 20, 2019

For the first time, UNC Charlotte this fall will be a campus hub for the highly prestigious Millennium Fellowship program, with 20 undergraduates from across the university chosen as Millennium Fellows to implement their LIFE Skills Initiative. College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) student, Sahithi Meduri, is serving as a...

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Liz Johnson's Nepali Adventure

CCI Professor Working to Help the Marginalized
   August 20, 2019

University of North Carolina at Charlotte College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) professor, Liz Johnson, spent her summer vacation in Nepal working on women's empowerment projects that help prevent sex trafficking with the Volunteer Initiative of Nepal (VIN https://www.volunteersinitiativenepal....

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Undergraduate Research Shines

Summer Program Highlights Importance of Undergraduate Research
   August 2, 2019

UNC Charlotte's College of Computing and Informatics (CCI), which is celebrating 20 years of innovation as the fastest-growing College in the UNC System, is committed to the value and foundational impact of undergraduate research.

CCI's Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) offers undergraduate students a state-of-the-art learning experience in the infrastructure of cyber-...

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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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