News & Events


Press and media releases by the CIS Department. News releases can also be viewed on our calendar. Older news posts are available on our news archive.

Latest News:

CS News

June 28, 2016 - 1:53pm

CS students participate in Beef Cattle Institute's Beef Scholars program
Eight Kansas State University students from majors across campus are serving as the inaugural participants in the Beef Cattle Institute's Beef Scholars program this summer. With new initiatives in decision tools and big data analytics, the Beef... read more

June 14, 2016 - 9:04am

Hatcliff awarded engineering professorship
John Hatcliff, professor of computer science, is the recipient of the Lucas-Rathbone Professorship in Engineering, established by Michele Munson, a 1996 graduate of Kansas State University in electrical engineering and physics, and her husband,... read more

May 20, 2016 - 7:12am

6 Computer Science Students win Phillips 66 SHIELD Scholarships!
MANHATTAN — Phillips 66 and Kansas State University have selected the new SHIELD Scholars for the 2016-2017 academic year. The SHIELD Scholarship, sponsored by Phillips 66, is available for students in select majors in the College of Business... read more


The CIS Department has several events each semester. We also have a calendar of events available.

Latest Events:


September 30, 2016 - 12:00am - 12:00pm


October 1, 2016 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Ground Floor Engineering Hall Atrium (near student design team areas) and CIS Computer Labs

October 8, 2016 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

3099A Engineering Hall

October 12, 2016 - 11:00am - 3:00pm

K-State Student Union Ballroom

October 19, 2016 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Engineering Hall Auditorium

October 25, 2016 - 12:00am - 12:25pm

2184 Engineering Hall


The CIS Seminar Series is a great way for students to interact with faculty and other distinguished speakers. We also have an archive of seminars series for past years.

Latest Seminars:


No current/upcoming seminars are scheduled, please check back later!

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