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Two new student camps for high schoolers within the Philadelphia and Delaware areas!


For high school students (grades 9-12) within the Greater Philadelphia Metropolitan area and Delaware schools, a new summer camp is available offered by Rowan University's Computer Science Department. This camp, the "NSA-GenCyber: GenCyber Summer Camp" will have participants exposed to the core areas of cyber science: networking, programming, and security. For participants from the Philadelphia area, this camp will take place on Rowan University's Glassboro campus. For participants within Delaware, this camp will take place on Archmere Academy's campus, located in Claymont, Delaware. If you have any questions about this, contact Dr. Vahid Heydari (

Posted 2020.4.3

The Cybersecurity NSF SFS Scholarship is available again!

The CS Department seeks applications for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Scholarship for Service (SFS). The target applicants must be full-time students entering their senior year (by Fall 2020) and pursuing the accelerated (4+1) BS/MS in CS program. The applicants are also expected to enroll in the Cybersecurity Concentration.

Applications are due by March 31st, 2020.

Click here for more information.

Posted 2019.12.05

Monica Mahon wins scholarship for Women in Cybersecurity!

Monica has been selected as a scholarship recipient to attend the 2020 Women in Cybersecurity
Conference (WiCyS). At the conference, there are going to be technical presentations and workshops, panel discussion, a career/graduate school fair, and more. The conference is being held March 12-14, 2020 in Denver (Aurora), Colorado.

Posted 2019.11.27

ProfHacks 2020: Registration: Now Open!


The Department of Computer Science at Rowan University has been awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Education's Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) program. 

Posted 2019.10.25

October's Featured Student Research Profiles: Matt Schofield & Gabriella Mayorga

To view their Research profiles, click the links below.

Matt's profile

Gabriella's profile

Posted 2019.10.17

Matthew Schofield Travels to Hong Kong for Research Presentation

Undergraduate student Matthew Schofield traveled to Hong Kong with Dr. Shen-Shyang Ho in June for a research presentation on detecting anomalies from flight data. Matthew was able to travel with the support from COURI, the College Office of Undergraduate Research Initiatives, a growing program that allows students to work with experts in a field they are interested in. Matthew hopes to earn a doctorate in computer science and/or become a machine learning engineer. More information on COURI and Matthew Schofield can be found here.

Posted 2019.10.11

GAANN Fellowship for AI and Cybersecurity

Dr. Bo Sun and Dr. Vasil Hnatyshin have been awarded a grant in AI and Cybersecurity amounting to $300,486 by the US Department of Education. To apply please e-mail a single PDF file with all application documents to Dr. Bo (Beth) Sun ( and Dr. Vasil Hnatyshin ( Applications are being accepted from October 1st- November 15th, 2019 and more information can be found here or on our flyer.

Posted 2019.09.24

E-Sports at Rowan

N3rd Street Gamers (NSG) recently partnered with the school to develop a $1 million gaming facility. There are plans for new curricula, internships, and gaming teams over the course of the academic calendar. Interested in more? Read about it at Rowan Today.

Posted 2019.09.13

The Computer Science Co-Op Experience

Congratulations to Monica Mahon! Her co-op experience was featured in an article in the Rowan University Student Affairs Blog "Beyond the Classroom".

Posted 2019.07.31

Summer Research by Computer Science Students

Rowan CS students present their summer research at a COURI poster session held in the Science Hall Atrium.

Posted 2019.07.25