University of South Alabama, Office of Public Relations
April 14, 2010
Contact: Jennifer Z. Ekman, USA Public Relations, (251) 460-6360
USA Holds Computing Day for 125 High School Students, Teachers
Dr. Bob Sweeney, President Gordon Moulton, Dr. Alec Yasinsac, and Dr. David Johnson

The University of South Alabama School of Computer and Information Sciences recently hosted Computing Day for 125 high school students and their teachers. Sponsored by Xante Corporation, the event in the Student Center ballroom welcomed students from area high schools including Baker, Mary G. Montgomery, Foley, Central Christian and Theodore.

The students listened to speakers from local businesses including, Xante, Morrison Management Specialties, Northrop/Grumman, CTS, SSI Group, TeleVox, Mentor Graphics, JRC Technology Group and Software Technology Inc. Several student groups from CIS also gave presentations to the students about current projects.

USA President Gordon Moulton welcomed the students to campus. In this photo, from left, are CIS Associate Professor Dr. Bob Sweeney, Moulton, CIS Dean Dr. Alec Yasinsac and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. David Johnson.


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