The “Birth of the Computer: The John Atanasoff Story” event will include a viewing of the documentary “Atanasoff, Father of the Computer” and a panel discussion on John Atanasoff, inventor of the electronic digital computer, and his ties to the Quad-Cities.
Student resources in computer science
Are you wondering what you can do with a degree in computer science or mathematics? Check out these links:
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.
Continuum, Python (including scientific computing and data science tools) / Anaconda.
Android Studio, mobile app development.
GitHub, for team collaboration and source code version control.