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Next UCMS: How to Derive a Brain

Next UCMS: How to Derive a Brain

The Undergraduate Colloquium in the Mathematical Sciences is targeted at a broad Loyola CAS audience. All faculty and students are welcome, and encouraged, to come see how the mathematical sciences touch their lives.

In the last lecture of the semester, we learn how mathematics, statistics, and computer science are helping neuroscientists these days to model individual neurons.

Monday, April [...]

Conversational Language Learning for Faculty and Staff

You may remember that last summer CAS experimented with a summer language class in Spanish for faculty and staff – to a resounding success! So we’re expanding our offerings for this coming summer to include not only Spanish, but also Chinese, German and Italian. Each course will focus mainly on developing and strengthening your conversational [...]

3/12 talk canceled, but a different talk 3/10 at 12:00

The speaker for 3/12 has become unexpectedly unavailable; we will try to reschedule him.  Meanwhile, there is a talk Monday 3/10 at 12:00 on “Hackers and Cyberterrorism” in the School of Communication:http://ift.tt/NGEZsn

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Wed 3/12: “Internet of Things (IoT) A Deep Dive”

See details below of the next joint talk by the Loyola Computer Science Department and Chicago Chapter of the ACM.
It is helpful to get RSVPs at
http://ift.tt/1nj9i4O .

Title: Internet of Things (IoT) A Deep DiveDate/Time: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

5:45PM light refreshments, 6:30PM talk

Location: Beane Ballroom (13th Floor, Lewis Towers)                111 E. Pearson, Chicago, IL

Topic [...]

Loyola CS faculty to hold Scala workshop at SIGCSE 2014

The workshop entitled Scala for Introductory CS and Parallelism, a joint submission by Dr. Mark Lewis from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, and Drs. Läufer and Thiruvathukal from Loyola University Chicago, will be held at the SIGCSE 2014 symposium on computer science education.

Abstract: Scala is one of a new breed of hybrid languages with [...]

Center for Interdisciplinary Thinking

You’ll recall that the Center for Interdisciplinary Thinking (CIT) in the College of Arts and Sciences was formed last fall to encourage and support current and new interdisciplinary research and teaching initiatives, especially as those initiatives enhance the undergraduate experience at Loyola. The six Fellows appointed to CIT, under the leadership of Lead Fellow Dr. [...]

Loyola CS Colloquium Fri 14 Feb 2014 10:15-11:15 am LT-415 WTC


Automatic Identification of Personal Insults on Social News Sites


Sara Owsley Sood, PhDAssociate ProfessorComputer Science DepartmentPomona College


Fri 14 Feb 2014 10:15-11:15 am


Lewis Towers LT-415 (conference room)Water Tower CampusLoyola University Chicago820 N Michigan Ave (please use 111 E Pearson St entrance)


As online communities grow and the volume of user-generated content increases, the need for community management also rises. Community management has [...]

CAS Community Hour

CAS is planning another Community Hour this semester on Thursday, Feb. 20 starting at 4:30 in the Sky Lounge of Mundelein. Please mark your calendar for some time together as a College.

Holiday Greetings!

A very sincere thank you to all faculty and staff for all your efforts this past semester on behalf of the College and our students. Have a very Happy and Restful Holiday Season!


A happy Thanksgiving to all of you – above all restful as you gear up for the final phase of the semester.