2022 CCI Cyber Camp

The CCI Cyber Camp allows students to compete in complex cyber security challenges, learn about the field and build a professional network.

Distinguished Faculty

Amarda Shehu, a professor of computer science, was named a 2022 outstanding faculty member by the State Council for Higher Education in Virginia.

Looking Back

2022 is finally upon us, so let's look back at our accomplishments from 2021 that we will build upon this year.

Championing Underrepresented Communities in Computing

Mason received a grant from Break Through Tech to lift more students who identify as women and non-binary into tech education

CEC

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Maya Chatterjee sitting at a desk in a dark blue room with an Apple laptop in front of her.
IT master's student speaks at AWS Imagine EDU
IT master's student speaks at AWS Imagine EDU

Maya Chatterjee, an applied information technology master's student, spoke about cloud computing at the Amazon Web Services Imagine EDU conference in September. 

 

Chigozie Erondu standing in front of a missile that is propped up long-ways on a big metal stand that reads "Minuteman Missile."
Mechanical engineering student seeks ways to make an impact
Mechanical engineering student seeks ways to make an impact

Mechanical engineering student Chigozie Erondu is a student leader who knows the importance of long-term impact. Working with the Patriot Green Fund, Erondu learned about making sustainable, long-term solutions as part of their overseeing committee. 

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Lance Sherry standing outside with a bright blue sky and a plane flying through the air.
NASA award to prevent airline accidents
NASA award to prevent airline accidents

Lance Sherry in the Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research and other researchers created a unique way to help prevent airline accidents.