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Courses on CS Education?

Dear Lazyweb, Does anyone know of any undergraduate or graduate courses offered by Computer Science departments, for CS students, on how to teach CS? If so,...
May 03, 2009

Science Rendezvous in Toronto May 9, 2009

Over 600 volunteers and leaders in science and technology, representing award-winning Canadian institutions and organizations across the Greater Toronto Area...
May 03, 2009

Canada’s Response

In the wake of Obama’s announcement that his administration aims to spend 3% of GDP on scientific research, a lot of people have been asking how Canada will ...
May 01, 2009

The Week in Review

Things I did this week that I was supposed to: Give a talk at the NRC on empirical software engineering and computational science. Submit grades for this ...
May 01, 2009

Congratulations to Zuzel Vera Pacheco

Over on the Basie blog, Zuzel Vera Pacheco writes: This week I presented cdocs at the Scientific Student Day as part of the thesis' requirements. It won two ...
May 01, 2009