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Veronica Catete

Jun 14, 2021

Computer Scientist Wins UNC System Award

Alumna Veronica Catete is the first NC State staff member to win the award that recognizes exemplary service to both campus and community. 

Sean Mealin and his dog Simba

May 10, 2021

First blind Ph.D. student graduates from the Department of Computer Science

Sean Mealin, the first blind Ph.D. student to graduate from the Department of Computer Science, found inspiration for his research from his guide dog, Simba, and has helped make service dog training programs more efficient. 

Veronica Catete at Hunt Library

May 4, 2018

Ph.D. Student Shares Her Passion for Computer Science

Veronica Catete spent much of her graduate school career sharing her passion for computer science with middle and high school students. After graduating in May, she will continue her work through NC State's Game2Learn Lab. 

May 31, 2017

Online Graduate Program Made Engineering Alumnus a Better Problem Solver

Alumnus Mike Hancock said earning an online master of computer science degree from NC State’s College of Engineering equipped him with the knowledge and skills to be an efficient problem solver. 

Scott looking at petri dish

Dec 11, 2015

Ph.D. Student Project Evolves Into New Tool for the Biotech Industry

When Scott Vu started working on a computer science research project as a teenager, he didn’t realize it would lead him down a path to earning a Ph.D. and launching a company to help the biotechnology industry. 


Nov 20, 2015

Prime Mover

Graduate student Xavier Primus, computer science, tells of his undergraduate experience as a Park Scholar and his interdisciplinary project with the Department of Communication.