School of Computing and Information Systems

CIS hosts middle school students for classes, high-tech fun

About 50 students from Crestwood Middle School in Kentwood visited the Allendale Campus March 8 to learn about computers, coding and careers in computing and information systems.

Mar 9, 2018


Students' programming skills tested during computing contest

About 100 students from universities across the region gathered at Grand Valley October 28 to compete in a programming contest, hosted by the School of Computing and Information Systems.

Nov 7, 2017


GVSU group develops tool for children to earn screen time

A Grand Valley State University group has developed an app for a local entrepreneur that addresses a common concern among parents: the amount of time their children spend on electronics.

Jul 6, 2017


Computing graduates filling high-demand jobs in West Michigan

The demand for computing professionals is at an all-time high nationally and Grand Valley State University is working to fill that need.

May 16, 2017


Student-developed app helps farmworkers

AgHelp ý "the Yelp for farmworkers" ý is an app that connects seasonal farmworkers with resources and farms that are hiring.

Apr 27, 2017


Volunteers sought to test new software for musical fountain

A Grand Valley group is seeking volunteers to test a new software program that will allow users to choreograph the lighting, music, and water movements of the historic musical fountain in Grand Haven.

Feb 7, 2017


Professor receives grant to study honeybee population

The project is funded by a portion of a $2.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Aug 2, 2016