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Thursday, May 25, 2017

Waterloo computer science students top-ranking North American team in international programming competition

Waterloo ICPC regional champions on stage with prize

A trio of computer science students from the University of Waterloo were among the top programmers from 128 universities across six continents invited to battle it out in Rapid City, South Dakota on May 24, 2017 at the 41st Annual ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) World Finals.

Monday, August 24, 2015

David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science names Jo Atlee as First Director of Women in Computer Science

Jo Atlee

David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science professor Joanne Atlee has been appointed as the first director of Women in Computer Science. A long time advocate of supporting women in computer science, Atlee explains that she is happy to take on the role and continue pushing for women to feel comfortable and confident in the field.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Waterloo Black Wins ACM Regional Programming Contest at Windsor, Ontario

The Waterloo Black team finished 1st at the East Central North America Association for Computing Machinery Regional Programming Contest in Windsor, Ontario this past weekend. The Waterloo Red and Gold teams, which comprised of only first and second year students, placed impressively 7th and 8th place respectively.

Monday, May 26, 2014

Computer Science student gains traction with his startup company PumpUp

Would sharing a post-workout selfie keep you motivated?

Waterloo startup moves to Toronto as more than a million users download mobile fitness app

Published by Marketing and Strategic Communications

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Ontario Celebration of Women in Computing comes to the University of Waterloo this weekend

The University of Waterloo and David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science will host the fourth annual Ontario Celebration of Women in Computing this weekend.

The conference brings together female professionals from across the province, students and faculty who are interested in, or working in, computing. The conference, on November 8 and 9 helps generate excitement about the field while providing attendees with opportunities for networking, sharing and mentoring.