Facets of Computer Science and Engineering
2017 SPIS



Facets of Computer Science and Engineering is a series of interactive lectures by UC San Diego faculty, departmental/college advisors, alumni, and industry professionals, where students will explore exciting ideas in computer science and engineering, learn about opportunities in  industry, and gain practical skills to navigate UC San Diego successfully.

Schedule

There will be two Facets activities each week on Mondays and Thursdays from 3:00 to 5:00 PM (except for August 17, 2017)  in CSE 1202. A preliminary schedule is presented below.


 Date         Title    Speaker  Location  Time
 Monday, August 7
 Algorithms
Mohan Paturi, CSE Faculty
 CSE 1202
 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 10
 Advising - Introductions, Roles, and Resources Veronica Abreu, Mary Angell, Courtney Campbell, and Viera Kair  CSE 1202

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Monday, August 14
 Connecting our digital computers with our analog reality. Aaron Schulman, CSE Faculty
 CSE 1202
 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 17
 Advising - Resiliency and individual advising sessions Veronica Abreu, Mary Angell, Courtney Campbell, and Viera Kair  CSE 1202

 1:15-5:00 PM
 Monday, August 21
 Thriving at UC San Diego
 SPIS Mentor Panel: Rachel Barrow, Christopher Guan, Matthew Kohanfars, Ethan Lerner, Namiko Matsumoto, Glenn Raskovich, Lavanya Satyan, Emily Son, Anthony Villanueva, and Joe Zhou
 CSE 1202

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 24
 Advising - Time Management and Communication
Veronica Abreu, Mary Angell, Courtney Campbell, and Viera Kair  CSE 1202  3:00-5:00 PM
 Monday, August 28
 Impostor Syndrome Panel   Pam Cosman, Melissa Gymrek, Julia Kapich, Lavanya Satyan, Aaron Schulman, Curt Schurgers, Jessica Sorrell
 CSE 1202
 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 31
 Programming Languages and CSForAll  Joe Politz, CSE Faculty
 CSE 1202
 3:00-5:00 PM