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

October 20, 2016 - 3:34pm

Students wow judges at video competition
Video College Station, Tex. (KBTX) - 11 universities, more than 200 students, 48 hours, and one mission: to create more than 70 new video games at this year's Chillennium... read more

October 20, 2016 - 8:28am

Tradebot and CS Scholars
Jennifer Tomlinson On September 29, 2017, Tradebot made their first presentation to CS Scholars of 2017. Mentors from Tradebot met with their respective student mentees to help guide and develop their industrial skills. The first year of the... read more

October 20, 2016 - 12:22pm

Students Share Cybersecurity Conference Experiences
Students Share Cybersecurity Conference Experiences Attending DEFCON this summer — one of the largest hacker conferences in the world — allowed me to see the other side of the cybersecurity spectrum that is often lacking in academia. The conference... read more


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

Latest Events:


October 19, 2016 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm

DUE 2183 Engineering Hall

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

Engineering Hall Auditorium

October 20, 2016 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Fuzzy's Taco Shop

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

2184 Engineering Hall

October 26, 2016 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Engineering Hall Auditorium


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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