Events Calendar

05 Nov
Academic Calendar
Monday, 11/05/2018 (All day)

Registration begins for Spring 2019

05 Nov
Special Event
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Monday, 11/05/2018 11:45am to 1:10pm

Faculty Meeting

Lunch beginning at 11:45 a.m.
Research talk: TBD
Faculty Meeting: TBD

05 Nov
Thompson Hall 620
Monday, 11/05/2018 12:15pm to 1:15pm

CICS Professor Brian Levine speaks on "Combatting Online Child Sexual Exploitation: What Works and What We Could Be Doing Better."

Part of the UMass Amherst School of Public Policy 2018-19 Colloquia Series

05 Nov
Career Development
Monday, 11/05/2018 4:00pm to 7:00pm

This "researcher to researcher" event emphasizes state-of-the-art scientific content and the opportunity to explore students' technical interests and capabilities in depth. At the heart of our Career Mixer is a poster...

07 Nov
Security Seminar
Computer Science Building, Room 151
Wednesday, 11/07/2018 1:25pm to 2:25pm
Cybersecurity Institute
Security Speaker Series

Title: TBA

Abstract: TBA

Bio: Christopher Kelly, Director, Digital Evidence Laboratory, Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General.

08 Nov
The Futures Series
Old Chapel
Thursday, 11/08/2018 12:00pm

Virginia Eubanks is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University at Albany, SUNY. She is the author of Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor; Digital Dead End:...

09 Nov
Special Event
Friday, 11/09/2018 12:00pm to 1:30pm

This is a weekly meeting of faculty and graduate students in CICS pursuing research related to security, privacy, and forensics. Talks and discussions are led the participants and the occasional guest speaker. The event ...

12 Nov
Academic Calendar
Monday, 11/12/2018 (All day)

Holiday - Veterans' Day

No Classes


14 Nov
Academic Calendar
Wednesday, 11/14/2018 (All day)

Monday class schedule will be followed

14 Nov
Rising Stars
Computer Science Building, Room 150/151
Wednesday, 11/14/2018 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Abstract: Online question-and-answer (Q&A) communities, like Stack Overflow, have norms that are not obvious to all users. For example, novice users create and post programming questions without feedback, and the...