Information and Updates for the Iona Community on Coronavirus.
Eight teams with twelve students participated in the contest this year.
Anthony Calise ‘20, Nick Bozentko ‘21 and Michael Pesce ‘20 represented Iona at the 2019 International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC).
Ileana Palesi has been selected for the 2019 UPE Scholarship Award.
On April 26, 2019, the Iona Computer Science Department held their traditional alumni, students and friends event.
The Computer Science Department held a ceremony for students inducted into Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE).
The Computer Science Department hosted its second annual Hackathon event on April 6, 2019.
Two Computer Science students, Kathryn Kenny '20 and Althea Chokwe '22, were selected as recipients of the 2019 Clare Boothe Luce (CBL) Research Scholars Program awards at Iona College.
Once again, Computer Science students were well represented at Iona Scholars Day.
Self-taught in finance, recent Iona graduate, Joshua Gitter ‘18, took hold of his opportunities and turned them into a flourishing career. A computer science major, Gitter is now working full-time as a business analyst for IBM, which began as an internship and lasted for over two years while earning his undergraduate degree.
Amanda Aebig '19 and Stephen Meerman '19 presented a paper at the 21st International Text, Speech, and Dialog conference in Brno, Czech Republic.
Joshua Gitter ’18 has been awarded a scholarship from Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE), the national Computer Science Honor Society.
Kathy Nguyen is a NSF S-STEM DESIRE Scholarship recipient.
Amanda Aebig '19 has been selected as a recipient of the prestigious 2018 Clare Boothe Luce (CBL) Research Scholarship Program award at Iona College.
Kathryn Kenny '20 was selected as a recipient of the 2018 Clare Boothe Luce (CBL) Research Scholars Program award at Iona College.
Recent accomplishments from Computer Science Department students.
The Computer Science Department organized a Hackathon for high school students at GaelVentures.
Iona's Computer Science Club is currently working on human-drone interaction projects (e.g., drones designed to navigate to people in emergency scenarios) using their new programmable drones. Students are not only learning valuable skills but are enjoying the experience as well!