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Top 3 sweep: Computer science students propel winning teams at Bio-Cybersecurity Student Challenge

Computer science students are creative, flexible and bring an arsenal of problem-solving skills to interdisciplinary competition.

CSU virtual reality lab aims to connect more users with technology – naturally

Francisco Ortega and his research team aim to make the navigation, manipulation and gesture-centric experience of augmented and virtual reality platforms as natural to users as the multi-touch displays on smartphones.

Craig Partridge appointed to President’s Committee on the National Medal of Science

The 16-member committee evaluates nominees for the National Medal of Science.

Paradigm shift: A new way to teach computer science

For decades education researchers have struggled with a stubborn problem: computer science introductory courses are notoriously difficult. About one third of the students fail or drop out. A new team of CSU researchers has an innovative solution.