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Student resources in computer science

Are you wondering what you can do with a degree in computer science or mathematics? Check out these links:

Augustana Web Guild 

Augustana Invitational Robotics Contest

Association for Computing Machinery, the leading professional society for computer scientists, with discounted student membership and free resources. 

Open Kattis, a free online practice site for intercollegiate programming contests.

Lejos, Java programming framework for LEGO-brand EV3 and NXT robots.

Computing Careers

Computer Science Online

Peterson's Education and Career Center

 

Are you thinking about graduate school? Here is a screening tool you might find helpful as you consider your options.

Software

SAGE 

Continuum, Python (including scientific computing and data science tools) / Anaconda.

Android Studio, mobile app development.

GitHub, for team collaboration and source code version control.

Our computer science students use the Eclipse development environment as they learn the Java programming language.

Augustana holds second annual robotics competition

Seven teams from Augustana College, Knox College and St. Ambrose University went head-to-head in the second annual Augustana Invitational Robotics Challenge in early May. Teams from Augustana won first and third place, while a St. Ambrose team took home second.

Robot Challenge

Overview: Celebration of Learning 2017

Augustana held its annual Celebration of Learning on May 3. Here are some highlights from a full and celebratory day of art, research presentations, interactive multimedia events and performances. 

Noffsinger '11 loves variety of tech

What's it really like to work at Chicago startups and tech companies? Becca Noffsinger '11, a user experience designer at Fuzzy Math, gives her view.