News & Events


Press and media releases by the CIS Department. News releases can also be viewed on our calendar. Older news posts are available on our news archive.

Latest News:

CIS News

February 5, 2016 - 7:53am

Computing and information sciences students attend CyberCorps career fair
Eleven students from the department of computing and information sciences in the College of Engineering attended the 2016 CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service career fair Jan. 12-14 in Arlington, Virginia. The Scholarship for Service program is... read more

February 3, 2016 - 8:31am

White House Touts New Grant in "Smart Citites" Press Release
A recent White House press release announcing their new $160 million "Smart Citites" Initiative touted a new collaborative grant between CIS and ECE as an example of research awards focused on Smart and Connected Communities at the National Science... read more

January 25, 2016 - 8:05am

NSF CAREER award supports cyber-physical systems work
MANHATTAN — The National Science Foundation has issued a CAREER award to a Kansas State University computing and information sciences researcher for her work that can develop better transportation, health care and energy systems. Pavithra Prabhakar... read more


The CIS Department has several events each semester. We also have a calendar of events available.

Latest Events:


February 10, 2016 - 12:30pm - 1:20pm

DUE 1118

February 12, 2016 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Bluemont Hotel Lounge

February 13, 2016 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

1114 Engineering Hall

February 16, 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

DUE 1114

February 16, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

1116 Engineering Hall

February 17, 2016 - 12:30pm - 1:20pm

DUE 1118


The CIS Seminar Series is a great way for students to interact with faculty and other distinguished speakers. We also have an archive of seminars series for past years.

Latest Seminars:


No current/upcoming seminars are scheduled, please check back later!

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