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50 years of computing excellence

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Linux incident

Find a collection of resources regarding the incident involving University of Minnesota researchers and the Linux community.

Congratulations 2021 President's Student Leadership & Service Awards

Cheers to awardees

Eight CS&E students received the President’s Student Leadership & Service Award for their exceptional service to the University.

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Hello graduates!

We are so proud of the hard work put in by all of this year's graduates. A variety of virtual events are being held to celebrate the class of 2021.

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CS&E student finds niche in research and podcasting

B.S. student Tanmay Agarwal is motivated by exploring new, innovative computing research and is inspired to share this passion with others.
THE CONNECTIONS BETWEEN GENES IN THE YEAST REFERENCE GENETIC NETWORK REMAIN THE SAME ACROSS VARIOUS ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

Cells are more resilient to environmental changes than previously thought

Research from CS&E's Chad Myers and partners from the Donnelly Centre is featured in the new Science Magazine.
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Dan Keefe wins Bowers Faculty Teaching Award for 2021

This award recognizes an outstanding professor with exceptional interest and commitment to the teaching of students in the College of Science and Engineering.

1,923

undergraduate students

505

graduate students

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faculty members

The Department of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Minnesota has come a long way in the past 50 years. We have made tremendous progress and have become one of the most vibrant and interdisciplinary departments within the College of Science and Engineering, the University of Minnesota, and the computer science field at large.

Watch and listen to stories of how the department started, the years of growth, and where we are headed in the future.