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Congratulations to METCS Alumnus Albert Ngog

September 12th, 2014

The Department of Computer Science at Boston University's Metropolitan College would like to congratulate our alumnus Albert Ngog on earning his Project Management Professional Certification (PMP). Mr. Ngog graduated from the MS in Computer Information Systems program in May 2014 and went on to earn his PMP this September. If you have... Read the rest of this entry »

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Security: Changing the Game

August 18th, 2014

with Jennifer Lesser Henley, PMP Director of Security Operations, Facebook Thursday, September 4, 2014 4:30 – 5:30pm GSU Conference Auditorium 775 Commonwealth Ave (Room 228) We are under constant threats—from Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) to data breaches and vulnerabilities to surveillance. Yet together we all play a role in keeping people safe, and making the internet and... Read the rest of this entry »

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MET Online Course Wins Catalyst Award with Distinction

August 6th, 2014

Blackboard’s Catalyst Award, Director’s Choice for Courses with Distinction, was given to Associate Professor and Chair of Computer Science Anatoly Temkin and Senior Instructional Designer Dan Hillman for Quantitative Methods for Information Systems, a core course in MET’s online master’s in Computer Information Systems. As defined by Blackboard, the Catalyst Award... Read the rest of this entry »

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Fifth Immunoinformatics and Computational Immunology Workshop (ICIW 2014)

April 17th, 2014

In conjunction with ACM International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (ACM-BCB), September 20-23, 2014, Newport Beach, CA, USA The main theme of the fifth Immunoinformatics and Computational Immunology Workshop (ICIW 2014) is “Bridging Immunology and Computer Science”. Technical advances in instrumentation, sample processing, immunological assays, and bioinformatics techniques generated large amount... Read the rest of this entry »

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10th Annual Computer Science and Education in Computer Science Conference (CSECS 2014)

February 3rd, 2014

July 4 to July 7, 2014, in Albena, Bulgaria. Call for PapersAll papers are refereed and are published in the Computer Science Education & Computer Science Research Journal: ISSN 1313-8624 The conference welcomes professional abstracts and full papers. This is a refereed conference event. Papers in a wide range of Computer Science research areas ranging... Read the rest of this entry »

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U.S. News & World Report 2014 Rankings of Best Online Programs

January 8th, 2014

MET’s fully online master’s in Computer Information Systems ranked #2 in the 2014 U.S. News Best Online Program ratings, improving from last year and tying with Virginia Tech just behind the University of Southern California. Read more about the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the Huffington Post.

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Fourth Immunoinformatics and Computational Immunology Workshop

August 28th, 2013

In conjunction with ACM International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (ACM-BCB), September 22-25, 2013 Washington DC, USA The main theme of the fourth Immunoinformatics and Computational Immunology Workshop (ICIW 2013) is "Bridging Immunology and Computer Science". Technical advances in instrumentation, sample processing, immunological assays, and bioinformatics techniques... Read the rest of this entry »

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Professor Vijay Kanabar Awarded $10,000 Grant

July 25th, 2013

The MET Computer Science Department is pleased to announce that The Project Management Institute has awarded a $10,000 grant to Professor Vijay Kanabar for his proposal entitled: "Researching the Current State of Project Management Curriculum and Drafting a Model Curriculum.” The research will involve 20 experts from different US and Canadian... Read the rest of this entry »

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Seminar On Practical Security

May 29th, 2013

We are planning to restart our summer weekly seminar series on the practical elements of security, with the generous support of the MET college through the RISCS center.  Last year, we had an exciting array of presentations including, for example: Webpage exploitation via local file inclusionBreaking Tor anonymity using TCP traffic... Read the rest of this entry »

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Cybersecurity 2020 Student Essay Contest

April 11th, 2013

Are you a student with great ideas on the future of cyber security policy? Have you conducted research on how to measure the security impact of policies around the world? If so, read on for how you can win $5,000 cash for your research in this essay... Read the rest of this entry »

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