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Enterprise Systems migrating applications from mainframe to Cloud
August 31, 2017

By Jacqueline Southwick, Information Technology Services

palouse cloudsPULLMAN, Wash. – For more than three decades, WSU’s IBM mainframe — a highly secure and reliable platform for large-scale online and batch transaction processing — has effectively managed WSU’s business applications.

Aug. 17-19: Boeing Computer Programming Camp for middle-school students
August 16, 2017

By Brandon Chapman, College of Education

PULLMAN, Wash. – A free computer programming camp for middle-schoolers, designed to help promote the students’ logical thinking and problem-solving skills. is being spearheaded by Rachel Wong, a College of Education doctoral student.

Computer approaches human skill for first time in brain challenge
August 16, 2017

By Tina Hilding, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

PULLMAN, Wash. – A WSU research team for the first time has developed a computer algorithm that is nearly as accurate as people are at mapping brain neural networks — a breakthrough that could speed up the image analysis that researchers use to understand brain circuitry.

NSF grant aims to use big data to improve crops
August 7, 2017

By Tina Hilding, Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

PULLMAN, Wash. – WSU researchers are leading a multi-university effort to improve crop management in the age of big data.

Pande named interim director of EECS school
December 8, 2016

By Tina Hilding, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture

PULLMAN, Wash. – Partha Pande has been named interim director of the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Washington State University.

Animal training techniques teach robots new tricks
May 17, 2016

By Michelle Fredrickson, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture intern

PULLMAN, Wash. – Researchers at Washington State University are using ideas from animal training to help non-expert users teach robots how to do desired tasks.

Young researcher award funds data science, analysis
March 3, 2016

By Michelle Fredrickson, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture

Assefaw-GebremedhinPULLMAN, Wash. – Computer science professor Assefaw Gebremedhin has received the National Science Foundation CAREER Award for exceptional researchers at the beginning of their careers.

March 26: WSU hosts fourth annual public hackathon
February 12, 2016

Hackathon
By Marissa Mararac, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture

PULLMAN, Wash. – Registration is open to the public for the free, annual 36-hour Washington State University Pullman hackathon, which will start at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 26, in the Smith CUE.