Applying Mobile Datasets to Simulate the Spread of Ebola in West Africa

Predicting Ebola outbreaks in Ivory Coast, Africa via large mobile phone data sets.

CIS Study Abroad Exchange in Switzerland

For a third consecutive summer, a group of computing students from Grand Valley State University and a university in Switzerland are studying at each other’s campuses this summer during a four-week exchange program.

Exploring alternative control modalities for unmanned aerial vehicles

GVSU CIS graduate student investigates using gestures based interfaces to help amateurs learn to fly drones

Prof. Scripps Completes Fulbright in Austria

Read all about Dr. Scripp's recent Fulbright sabbatical in Graz, Austria.

Alumni Success Stories

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Steve Derico (BSCS - 2009) recently published a book entitled "Introducing iOS 8". The book, published by O'Reilly in December 2014 teaches programmers how to write iPhone/iPad apps using Apple's new Swift programming language.

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Since graduating in April of 2012, Alex Restrepo (MS in CIS) has managed to work on a number of high profile projects out in Silicon Valley. After a 2 year stint at Instagram, Alex has recently joined Oculus VR as a software developer.

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Recent CIS News Updates

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    Prof. Scripp’s Fulbright Sabb...

    The chance to spend six months abroad in another country was an amazing opportunity for our whole family. We visited four different countries, went skiing and hiking in the Alps and saw the remains of civilizations dating back thousands of years. We got to know …

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    2015 CIS Switzerland Study Abroad E...

    For a third consecutive summer, a group of computing students from Grand Valley State University and a university in Switzerland are studying at each other’s campuses this summer during a four-week exchange program.
    From June 25-July 12, several students from Grand Valley’s School of Computing and …

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  • Prof. Hornik Honored for Leadership...

    Prof. Joe Hornik receives the 2015 Outstanding Internship Advocate of the Year Award.
    On April 14, 2015 Prof. Joe Hornik was named Outstanding Internship Advocate of the Year.  Prof Hornik has served as Instructor and and Internship Coordinator for many years in GVSU’s School of Computing …

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