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This Fall, our ongoing lecture series welcomes visitors and faculty on select Fridays though December.
The Computer Science Department is pleased to announce our newest professors of computer science.
The Spring 2017 edition of Shell, the department's news magazine, is now available for download.
Today marks the end of an era. Ben Shneiderman, Professor of Computer Science and founder of the Human Computer Interaction Lab here at the University is celebrating his retirement. Learn more about...
Our 12-credit Graduate Certificate in Professional Studies in Data Science provides a broad introduction to the field of Data Science. Learn more about our program here.
On February 21st 2017, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation named its newest class of Sloan Research Fellows. This year, the Computer Science Department has the distinct honor of having two members of this year’s class of fellows:...
Daniel Abadi, a world-renowned expert in databases, is set to join the Department of Computer Science in July of 2017 as the Darnell-Kanal Professor of Computer Science. The professorship was established by Mr....
Hal Daumé III named to DARPA ISAT Study Group
The Department of Computer Science is pleased to announced that Associate Professor Hal Daumé III has been named to The Defense Advanced Research Project Agency's (DARPA) Information Science and...
REU-CAAR Summer Research Group
Since 2013, the Computer Science Department has hosted students from around the country to participate in a Research Experience for Undergraduate/Combinatorics and Algorithms for Real Problems / (REU...
Happy 90th Birthday to Founding Chair Jack Minker
In his first email to the department since being named interim chair of Computer Science on July 3rd, 2017, Professor Larry Davis sent the following email celebrating Emeritus Professor Jack Minker...
Larry Davis to serve as interim chair of Computer Science Department
Via CMNS: Larry Davis has been named interim chair of the University of Maryland Department of Computer Science, effective July 1, 2017. A Distinguished University Professor, Davis joined the UMD...
New visiting and instructional faculty
The Department is pleased to announce two new members: Roger Eastman will be a Visiting Professor, and Ilchun Yoon will be joining the faculty as a lecturer Both will be teaching undergraduate...
Department Awards for Excellence in Teaching for 2016-17
Each year, the Department of Computer Science awards outstanding professors, instructors, and teaching assistants for the ingenuity, intelligence, thoughtfulness, and care that they bring to the...
Code for the Cure: Using Classroom Driven Research to Solve Real-world Problems
The University of Maryland strives to conduct leading research in state of the art laboratories throughout campus. However, as required skillsets for jobs in STEM grows, upper-level undergraduate...
David Mount invited to be keynote speaker at ESA 2017
Professor Dave Mount will be one of two keynote speakers for the 25th annual European Symposium on Algorithms (ESA) in Vienna Austria. The symposium will take place from September 4th-8th 2017. The...
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