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

July 13, 2016 - 10:02am

Search begins for Computer Science Department Head
We are conducting an internal search for the next Department Head for Computer Science. Please review the attached position announcement and either: apply for the position, encourage qualified faculty members to apply, or nominate outstanding... read more

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


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

Latest Events:


August 21, 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm


August 22, 2016 - 1:00am - 10:00pm

1114 Engineering Hall

August 29, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Engineering Hall Atrium

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


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

3099A Engineering Hall

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

K-State Student Union Ballroom


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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