EVENT: Southeastern's Women in Technology (WIT) organization met April 8, 2014 to discuss end of semester activities and to lay the ground work for a big start to the upcoming Fall semester. WIT Officer Grace Chenevert led the discussion, ending with a contest for door prizes.
WIT is geared toward promoting technology education and career options to encourage
participation of women in computer science, math, and other STEM fields, but is open
to all Southeastern students having an interest in technology. For information about
being part of SELU-WIT, contact officers Grace Chenevert or Lacey Williams or faculty
sponsors Dr. Beaubouef and Dr. Kuhn.
EVENT: ASSE/AADE Club Joint Meeting. Wednesday April 9 at 730pm in Livingston Parish Technology Center. Talk: TBD. All students, especially Engineering Technology, Industrial Technology, and OSHE students, are welcome the attend.
EVENT: ACM Club Meeting. Wednesday, April 9 at 6pm in Fayard Hall, Room 205. Talk: "Technology: Yesterday, Today and Beyond" by LA Blue Cross Blue Shield representative. All students, especially Computer Science and Information Technology, are welcome to attend.
Congratulations!! OSHE Alumnus, Jake Valenti,earns his CSP. Jake is currently in a Safety position at PotashCorp in Geismar.
EVENT:ACM Club Meeting. Wednesday, March 12 at 6pm in Fayard Hall, Room 205. Speaker: Lukewarm Media. All students, especially Computer Science and Information Technology, are welcome to attend.
EVENT:ASSE/AADE joint meeting. Tuesday March 11, 2014. Time: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. Location: The new Student Union. Speaker: Mr. Bruce Wilkinson, CSP. Topic: HSE Now and Future
WINNERS! Southeastern team Void Avenger (Sunil Shahi, Santosh Aryal, and Saket Khatiwada) wins the 2014 Deloitte Programming Competition. Twenty teams participated from schools like: LSU, USM, MS State, Tulane, USA, UAB, and USM-GC. Faculty Coach: Dr. John Burris, Assistant Professor of Computer Science. The Void Avengers:
|11||MS State||Team 2|
|13||MS State||Team 1|
|18||Tulane||Programs with Wolves|
Congratulations to all students on our Southeastern Teams:
Void Avenger (Finished #1)
Sunil Shahi, Santosh Aryal, and Saket Khatiwada
Team Sudo (Finished #5)
Joshua Escamilla, Ujjwol Lamichhane, Krunal Khatri
Southeastern Gold (Finished #8)
Pratyush Pradhanang, Prashant Ghimire, Dinesh Devkota
Southeastern Green (Finished #(9)
Jeffrey Balint, Matthew Puneky, Thomas Kennedy
TEAM SLU (Finished #17)
Robin Joshi, Sunita Magar, Rabin Pun
Envoc (http://www.envoc.com) releases a new education-based product called BubbleVision, http://www.bubblevision.org. The majority of it was built by Envoc's Hammond office and Southeastern computing graduates.
Southeastern establishes a Student Section of the American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE) in Spring 2014. http://www.aade.org.
Grace Chenevert, Computer Science Major, learns that her presentation entitled "Finger Tip Tracking using the Microsoft Kinect" has been accepted to the UL System Academic Summit. Lafayette, LA. Faculty Mentor: Dr. Sebastian van Delden. April 11-12, 2014.
Anthony Blakeney is presented with the District Director Certificate Award in the District 9, Baton Rouge Section.
Dr. Lu Yuan, OSHE faculty member, earns his Certified Safety Professional (CSP) credential.
Dr. Sebastian van Delden and Dr. Kuo-Pao Yang learn that their paper entitled "Robotics Summer Camps as a Recruiting Tool: A Case Study" will be published in the Journal of Computing Science in Colleges. Papers presented at the CCSC – Mid South Conference in Memphis, TN, April 4-5, 2014, 6 pages.