Final presentation in the BU seminar series

For immediate release: April 27, 2007

BLOOMSBURG — Five senior computer science majors will share their software engineering projects in the last presentation of the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics Seminar Series 2007 at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. The presentation will be held on Tuesday, May 1, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in Centennial Hall, room 108, and is open to the public and free of charge.

Students from the software engineering class instructed by Curt Jones, professor of mathematics, computer science and statistics, will present a summary of their class project, a weather application for Jeff Brunskill, assistant professor of Environmental, Geographical and Geological Sciences. The students started the project this semester; it will be completed by future students in collaboration with faculty and students from the department of Environmental, Geographical and Geological Sciences. The program will feature 10- to 15-minute discussions by each student, accompanied by a PowerPoint presentation.

Student participants are: Chad Betts, Danville; Jacob Kelly, Shamokin Dam; Matthew Rhoades, Elysburg; Anthony Tersine, Red Hill; and Paul Zipko, Lititz.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 8,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Professional Studies, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.