Facets of Computer Science and Engineering
2019 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.


There will be two Facets activities each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:00 to 5:00 PM in CSE 1202. A preliminary schedule is presented below.

 Date         Title    Speaker  Location  Time
 Tuesday, August 6Program Synthesis Nadia Polikarpova, CSE Faculty
 CSE 1202
 3:00-4:30 PM
 Thursday, August 8
Data Science: Applications, Careers, and Research
 Arun Kumar, CSE Faculty  CSE 1202

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Tuesday, August 13
 The Blockchain FutureHolden Robbins, CSE Alum  CSE 1202
 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 15 Advising - Introductions, Roles, and Resources
Veronica Abreu, Jane Eichhorst, Cynthia Sanchez and Andrea Willis   CSE 1202

 3:00-5:00 PM
Tuesday, August 20Thriving at UC San DiegoSPIS Mentors  CSE 1202

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 22Computing in (High School) Physics Joseph Politz, CSE Faculty

 CSE 1202  3:00-5:00 PM
Tuesday, August 27
 Impostor Syndrome Panel
 CSE 1202
 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 29
 Student research presentations  
 CSE 1202
 3:00-5:00 PM