A happy Thanksgiving to all of you – above all restful as you gear up for the final phase of the semester.
This is an overdue micro-newsletter issue to get everybody up to speed on a number of noteworthy items from the department.
Please join me in…
…congratulating Dr. Catherine Putonti on her promotion to rank Associate Professor with tenure in the departments of Biology and Computer Science.
…welcoming Dr. Mark Albert, who joined us this academic year as a full-time [...]
I’ve been very interested in providing faculty development and recognition opportunities for the hard work of our Lecturer (NTT) faculty. I’m happy to announce that CAS now has an entire “package” together that consists of the following four components:
• Promotion: a system for advancement across CAS from Lecturer to Advanced Lecturer to Senior Lecturer is now [...]
The Career Development Center will be hosting a number of events next week for students interested in careers in science and computing Science Week 2013. The keynote address will be delivered Tuesday, October 22, 4:30–5:30 p.m., by Robert Eisenberg of Rush University Medical Center.
In the US News and World Report rankings, Loyola has moved up again from 119 two years ago, 106 last year, 101 this year. Thanks to all your efforts!
I very much enjoyed telling you a little bit about the direction of the College this year at the Kick-off Breakfast today. Since this is a new tradition, I would appreciate any feedback you might have on this format for getting us together as College before the new academic year begins.
I look forward to seeing you all at the Dean’s Kick-off Breakfast this Friday, August 23, starting at 8:30 in the Faculty and Staff Dining Room of the Centennial Forum. I will offer some remarks on the direction of the College during the coming year and will introduce the new faculty. Please plan on attending. [...]
To all faculty a restful, yet productive summer!
Recent Loyola bioinformatics graduates Steven Reisman and Mike Shaffer receive Honorable Mentions for the CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award
Recent Loyola bioinformatics graduates Steven Reisman and Mike Shaffer were selected as Honorable Mentions for the Computing Research Association’s Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award. Please join me in congratulating them on this distinction and wishing them well for the future!
Steven’s research project in Dr. Catherine Putonti’s lab takes an evolutionary perspective in identifying putative regions within in viral genomes [...]
During the GCASR 2013 poster session, Loyola CS students Thomas Delgado and Xian Yan presented the DroidWall project from the spring 2013 class Advanced Experimental Computing: Pervasive Systems. Loyola CS students Steve Reisman and Paul Stasiuk also had a poster each. Faculty mentors of the works presented are CS faculty Drs. Läufer, Putonti, and Thiruvathukal.
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