Computer science standards talks divide Wyoming

Action on Wyoming’s proposed computer science standards stalled during a State Board Of Education meeting last week over disagreements on how the standards should be implemented. State lawmakers created legislation last year tasking the Board with developing uniform K-12 student content and performance standards for computer science education by Jan 1, 2022. But two motions proposed during a meeting […]

Many Stories Are Told Through the Typography in Science Fiction Films

Novel by Arthur C. Clarke based on the 2001: A Space Odyssey film (via Zac Zellers/Flickr) In film, there is a shorthand for the future, the typeface Eurostile Bold Extended. It appears on the interface screens of the time-traveling Delorean in Back to the Future(1985), and in the logo of Lunar Industries at the lonely lunar station in Moon(2009). It adorns the […]

Mark Sherriff earns IEEE Computer Science Award

U.Va. School of Engineering Sherriff teaches computer science to students from many different schools within the University. Associate Prof. Mark Sherriff in the Computer Science Engineering Department was recently awarded the IEEE Computer Society’s 2016 Computer Science Undergraduate Teaching Award. Sherriff will be recognized in June in Atlanta for his contributions to the field through innovating, […]

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