SLS

 
Special Lecture Series in Computer Science 
CS 385
Harney Science Center 235:  The Kudlick Classroom
Mondays or Wednesdays, 6:30pm-7:30pm

Spring 2013 
 

Wed,
Jan 25    
Carol Smith, Program Manager of Google Summer of Code (GSoC)
   "What is Google Summer of Code?"  
Wed,
Jan 30   
Josh Powell, co-author of the upcoming book "Single Page Web Applications: JavaScript End to End."
   "Single Page Web Apps"   
Mon,
Feb 4 
Mike Mikowski, UI Architect and Produc Designer and co-author of the manning book "Single Page Web Applications"
   "JavaScript for large scale Single Page Web Apps"  
Mon,
Feb 11
  
The CS Tutoring Center
    "The CS Tutoring Center hosts a Github Workshop"  
Wed.,
Feb 20
Phillip Heller, Bioinformatics PhD candidate at U.C. Santa Cruz
"Diel expression signals of the marine microbes that keep our planet alive"
Wed.,  
Feb 27
 

Chester Wisniewski,  Senior Security Advisor at Sophos Canada  

   "The Money Behind the Malware:  How Hackers Become Millionaires"

Wed.,
Mar 6
  

Dr. Matt Terry,  Scientific Researcher at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory   

   "The Python Ecosystem for Scientific Computing"

Wed.,
Mar 20
   

Dr. Gautam Singaraju,  Senior Research Software Engineer at Electronic Arts

    "Cloud Computing and Hadoop"

Mon.,
Mar 25
 
Josh Berkus  CEO of PostgreSQL Experts  

   "Relational vs. Non-Relational: What kind of database do you need?"

Wed.,
Apr 3
Amanda Canyon, Full Stack Engineer at Apartment List

   "Ruby on Rails-The Rails Ecosystem and Rapid Web Development"

Mon.,
Apr 8

David "Rez" Graham,  Lead AI Programmer aElectronic Arts

   "Artificial Intelligence in Computer Games"
Wed., 
Apr 17
Simeon Franklin, Software Developer
     "Pro-Django-tips, tricks and dash of Python magic"
Wed.,
Apr 24
 
Dr. Juan Lang Software Engineer for security at Google and Dr. Francis Hsu, Security Paranoid at Yahoo! 
Mon.,
Apr 29
                        
Erik Evensen, Director, Computational Sciences, at Nodality 
     "Fighting Cancer with Python"                  
Wed.,
May 8 
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