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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Python workshop for beginners proves successful

Programming and understanding of how computers work has traditionally been taught in computer science courses. However, knowing how to make computers do automatic and repetitive tasks makes everyone more efficient in their studies, research or workplace.
Friday, April 22, 2016

Altiscale lends a hand to bring Hadoop-as-a-Service to the classroom

David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science Professor and Cheriton Chair in Software Systems, Jimmy Lin, wrote a piece about his experience teaming up with Altiscale to bring Hadoop-as-a-Service to his course on Big Data. 

Monday, April 4, 2016

CS student featured on Student Life Blog for receiving Co-op Student of the Year award

Each year, UWaterloo celebrates one student from each faculty for outstanding achievement in co-operative education. To be considered for one of the prestigious awards, a co-op student must go above and beyond their employers’ expectations, be involved with their community, maintain a high academic standing and contribute positively to the co-op program.