College of Engineering Computer Science

Computer Science Day

What is it?

Computer Science Day at VCU is an event aimed at exposing high school students to the dynamic range of opportunities Computer Science has to offer! Come learn about cutting edge research with exciting talks by faculty members and graduate students from the VCU Department of Computer Science. Join us in the afternoon for a round of discussions with representatives from companies in industry, who will give you a leg up on what types of jobs are available for CS majors, and how to best prepare for them.

When and where is it?

Date: TBD
Location: Engineering West Hall (601 W. Main St), Room 101, Virginia Commonwealth University, VA

How much does it cost?

The event is free (lunch included).

Who can attend?

The event is aimed primarily at high school students, with no restriction on geographical location of the high school.

How do I attend?

Register by clicking on the link below:

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Proposed Schedule for Computer Science Day at VCU:

9–9:30 a.m. | Registration
9:30–9:50 a.m. | Welcome and Introductions
9:50–10:20 a.m. | Department Speaker
10:20–10:30 a.m. | Break
10:30–10:50 a.m. | Department Speaker
10:50–11:20 a.m. | Department Speaker
11:20–11:50 a.m. | Department Speaker
11:50 a.m.–12:20 p.m. | Lunch
12:20–12:50 p.m. | Industry Speaker
12:50–1:20 p.m. |  Industry Speaker
1:20–1:30 p.m. | Break
1:30–2 p.m. | Industry Speaker
2–2:30 p.m. | Industry Speaker
2:30–3 p.m. | Industry panel
3–3:30 p.m. | Student panel


Who do I contact if I have questions?

Dr. Bridget McInnes
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science

Virginia Commonwealth University

College of Engineering
601 West Main Street
Box 843068
Richmond, Virginia 23284-3068
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