Congratulations to Prof. Bing Liu, who's been named UIC Researcher of the Year!
ADVIS Lab is first in matching biomedical ontologies with AgreementMaker (right to left: Cosmin Stroe, Federico Caimi, Ulas Keles, Isabel Cruz, Matteo Palmonari, Michele Caci, Rigel Gjomemo, and Flavio Palandri Antonelli).
Congratulations to Jillian Aurisano, a PhD student in the Electronic Visualization Lab, on receiving 2015 Chancellor?s Student Service Award
UIC CS Department sent 26 undergraduate female students and 8 graduate students to join the 12,000 attendees at the Grace Hopper Celebration in Houston Texas. Funded in part since 2014 by BRAID funding, this is an opportunity for female students to be inspired by industry leaders and network with companies looking for interns and employees.
Three CS PhD student, Ivan Brugere (second from right), Brett Zhiyuan Chen (third from right) and Nick Green (third from left), received their '50 for the Future' awards at the 2015 celebration. Also in the picture two of the nominators, CS faculty Tanya Berger-Wolf (first from right) and Barbara Di Eugenio (second from left); and friends and family of the awardees
Marco Maggioni and fellow graduate students Jillian Aurisano (UIC) and Peter Mwangi (U Nairobi) in Kenya, at the inception of the "Enhanced Field Data Collection with Automatic GPS Mapping on Android-based Tablets" project, for which Marco has received the 2012 UIC Provost's Award for Graduate Research.