The Information Sciences and Technologies Department welcomes new Assistant Professor Daniel Ashbrook. Professor Ashbrook received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D in Computer Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He worked for Nokia for three years and Samsung for two. His area of research is in human-computer interaction with a focus on wearable and mobile computing. He co-taught at St...Read More »
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IST Professor Vicki Hanson Recognized for "Outstanding Contributions to Accessibility and Computing"September 10th, 2014
By Scott Bureau
Rochester Institute of Technology Distinguished Professor Vicki Hanson has been awarded the 2014 Association for Computing Machinery SIGACCESS Outstanding Contributions Award.
Hanson was recognized for her career-long work on issues of inclusion for people with disabilities, including the development of award-winning applications and software that support old...Read More »
On Wednesday, August 27, 2014 the IST Department freshmen and transfer students connected with students at the RIT campuses in Croatia using a service called "BlueJeans". IST Department Chair Steve Zilora led discussions between the students in Zagreb and Dubrovnik and the students in Rochester. Ivana Silic is a Recruitment and Enrollment Manager at the Rochester Institute of Technolo...Read More »
Congratulations to IST Professor Jim Leone who has been recognized by ABET for his extraordinary efforts during the past many years in regards to reviewing individual applied science programs. David Cordes, the current Computing Accreditation Commission Chairman (CAC), states, “His efforts have been integral to the success of the commission.” The accreditation actions taken serve to i...Read More »