Scholarships for video gamers? The University of Utah plugs into the world of esports

Scholarships for video gamers? The University of Utah plugs into the world of esports

There was a buzz inside Rice-Eccles Stadium last fall. What else would you expect when Utah faces BYU? There were hundreds of rowdy students, cheers for the Utes, boos for the Cougars.  Read more...

Tucker Hermans wins Best Paper Award

Tucker Hermans wins Best Paper Award

Tucker Hermans has won the ICRA Best Medical Robotics Paper Award at the ICRA 2017 conference (IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation), for the paper titled  Read more...

SoC faculty and students honored during graduation reception

SoC faculty and students honored during graduation reception

Prior to this year’s convocation ceremonies the School of Computing hosted a graduation reception honoring its 2017 graduates. Students and families were invited to attend the lunch giving them an opportunity to mingle and congratulate one another.  Read more...

Profile on Ed Catmull

Profile on Ed Catmull

The Salt Lake Tribune recently published a profile on University of Utah College of Engineering (Computer Science Department) graduate Ed Catmull, who is now the president of Walt Disney Animation and Pixar.  Read more...

NOTE FROM DIRECTOR

NOTE FROM DIRECTOR

The School of Computing values bright, hard-working people of all backgrounds and origins, and we feel all of you are valuable members in our field and within our community.

Read the full message from School of Computing Director Ross Whitaker on the recent presidential executive order concerning a ban on certain foreign citizens here.