SCS Founders' Day

Special Events
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 4:00pm
Rashid Auditorium 4401 
Gates&Hillman Centers
Abstract:

Continuing the tradition from the last two years, this event will provide an opportunity for us to reflect on the state of SCS and to recognize significant achievements by our faculty and staff. In addition, Founders' Day is part of our celebration this year of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the School of Computer Science, SCS25.

Program:
4:00-5:00 p.m. -  Presentation, Awards, and Recognitions

§  State of the School Address, Randy Bryant, Dean

Awards and Recognition
    §  Allen Newell Award for Research Excellence
    §  Herbert A. Simon Award for Teaching Excellence in Computer Science
    §  Joel and Ruth Spira Excellence in Teaching Award--presented by Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.
    §  Alan Perlis Award for Imagination in Computer Science--new this year
    §  Staff Recognition Awards
    §  Recognition of recently awarded faculty chairs
    §  Recognition of recent external awards to faculty members
 
5:00-6:00 p.m. – Reception - Commons Outside the Auditorium