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Associate Professor & Chair of Computer Science
2 East South Street
Galesburg, IL 61401-4999
3 Ways to Experience Your Education
Many of our majors—and minors—pursue research. Some even present their work at national and international conferences. Here are a few recent publications and presentations:
Outstanding students may elect to undertake College Honors in their senior year, carrying out an advanced research project presented and defended to a faculty committee that includes a distinguished outside examiner. Examples of recent Honors projects include:
Our students take advantage of the more than 50 off-campus study programs. Among the programs of interest to computer science majors are programs at the Argonne National Laboratory and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. At these distinguished facilities, students work as contributing junior members of multidisciplinary research teams. Computer science students have also spent a term at the University of St. Andrew's, DeMontfort University, and Dublin City University.
There's no better way to explore the possibilities of life after Knox than internships. Recent internships by computer science students include:
The impact of systemic racism also requires that we change ourselves and create a new Knox that truly promotes equity and justice. The responsibility for change lies primarily with those of us who have benefited from the systemic advantages that are the outcomes of systemic racism.