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

April 17, 2017 - 9:16am

Thornton Wins Advisor of the Year
The Clair A. Mauch Steel Ring Advisor of the Year Award is presented to an engineering faculty member for excellence in student advising. The award criteria include accessibility and availability to students, knowledge of the curriculum, use of... read more

April 19, 2017 - 3:20pm

Cyber Defense Club ties for second place at national cybersecurity competition
Cyberdefense network Colored lights show that Kansas State University's cyberdefense network is still safe and running at the Argonne National Laboratory's Cyber Defense Competition. The competition featured a real-life scenario and the university... read more

March 31, 2017 - 9:44am

Cyber Defense Club invited to national competition at Argonne National Laboratory
A group of Kansas State University students will spend the weekend fending off cyberattacks and keeping information secure.  Six members of the university's Cyber Defense Club are competing in Argonne National Laboratory's Cyber Defense Competition... read more


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

Latest Events:


August 21, 2017 (All day)

August 29, 2017 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Lower Atrium


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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