UPE Events


16th Initiation Ceremony 2017

The 16th initiation ceremony will be held on April 18, 2017 in room 130, Computer Science Building, from 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm.


14th Initiation Ceremony 2015

The fourteenth initiation ceremony will be held on April 21, 2015 in room 130, Computer Science Building, from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm.


UPE Movie Night

December 4, 5:00-6:00pm CSB 130


Intermediate Latex Workshop

The UPE/SIAM Latex workshop series continues with an intermediate class on Tuesday, November 11 from 5:00-6:00pm in CSB 225. This class is aimed at students with prior Latex knowledge, or who have attended our previous workshop.


Beginner Latex Workshop

Latex is a useful tool for preparing documents, whether it's for your thesis, a conference paper, or a resume. Join us for a UPE/SIAM Latex Workshop on Tuesday, November 4 from 5:00-6:00pm in CSB 225. The beginner class will cover basic Latex principles.


13th Initiation Ceremony 2014

The thirteenth initiation ceremony will be held on April 16, 2014 in room 130, Computer Science Building, from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm.


12th Initiation Ceremony 2013

The twelfth initiation ceremony will be held on April 10, 2013 in room 130, Computer Science Building, from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.


11th Initiation Ceremony 2012

The eleventh initiation ceremony will be held on April 11, 2012 in room 130, Computer Science Building, from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.


10th Initiation Ceremony 2011

The tenth initiation ceremony will be held on April 13, 2011 in room 130, Computer Science Building, from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm.
Guest Speaker: Carol Lang, HP


9th Initiation Ceremony 2010

The ninth initiation ceremony will be held on April 15, 2010 in room 130, Computer Science Building, from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm.


8th Initiation Ceremony 2009

The eighth initiation ceremony will be held on April 22, 2009 in room 130, Computer Science Building, from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm.

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7th Initiation Ceremony 2008

The seventh initiation ceremony will be held on April 16, 2008 in room 228, Lory Student Center, from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm.


6th Initiation Ceremony 2007

The sixth initiation ceremony will be held on April 18 in room 230, Lory Student Center, from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm.


"Grad Student Cubicle Cleanup and Pizza Party"

Friday, March 2 @ 12:30 PM. This is your chance to:

  • Clean up after former cube-mates.
  • De-tangle cords.
  • Ensure equipment and furniture function properly.
  • Remove excess equipment and furniture.
  • Identify missing equipment or furniture.
  • EAT FREE PIZZA!
Join us! Clean your cube and scarf a slice (or two, or three,...). Pizza will be outside the CS office.
Pizza will be donated by Google


"Presentation Skills for New Speakers"

A panel discussion on presentation skills for computer scientists at conferences and in industry. Monday, Nov. 6, 4:00-5:00PM, Room USC110.

Panelists:

  • Dr. Michelle Strout, Assistant Professor
  • Liz Boese, Instructor
  • Elaine Regelson, Instructor
  • Mark Rogers, Sudip Chakraborty, Grad Students


5th Initiation Ceremony 2006

The fifth initiation ceremony was held on April 19 in room 203-5, Lory Student Center, from 6:00pm - 7:30 pm. Click here for pictures.


Seminar on New Research Exam for PhD Students

The seminar was held on November 16 in room 110, University Services Center, from 4:00pm-5:00pm.

Dr. Dale Grit and Dr. Bruce Draper explained the process and expectation of new research exam and answered to questions. More than 20 students attended the seminar. Click here to see the department guideline on Research Exam.


4th Initiation Ceremony 2005

The fourth initiation ceremony was held on April 20 in room 224, Lory Student Center, from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Click here for pictures.
The results of the officer elections are as follows:
President Mark Rogers
Vice-President Trung Tranh Dinh Trong
Treasurer Tarun Banka
Secretary Eunjee Song
Historian Raghu Reddy


Computer Science Research Symposium

April 18, 2005
Ammons Hall
12:00 - 5:00 pm
Click here for instructions to submit a poster.


1st Annual Panel Session on PHD Qualifying Exam 2005

The panel session was held on Febraury 11 in room 610, University Services Center, from 3:00pm-4:30pm.
More than 35 students attended the panel session.

Panelists:
Dr. Adele Howe
Dr. Sanjay Rajopadhye
Devon Simmonds
Keith Bush


3rd Initiation Ceremony 2004

The third initiation ceremony was held on April 29 in room 214-216, Lory Students Center, from 6:30pm-8:00pm. Click here for pictures. The results of the officer elections are as follows:
President Trung Thanh Dinh Trong
Vice-President Karn Sukwong
Treasurer Raghu Reddy
Secretary & Historian Tarun Banka


2nd Initiation Ceremony 2003

The second initiation ceremony was held on April 9 in the Lory Students Center. One faculty member and twenty six students were inducted. Click here for pictures. Elections were held to elect the president, vice-president and treasurer.
President Trung Thanh Dinh Trong
Vice-president Stewart Crawford-Hines
Treasurer Karn Sukwong


Chartering Ceremony

Date: January 25, 2002

Time: 4:00pm

Venue: Cherokee Park Room, Lory Student Center

Dr. James Comer, Associate Professor, Texas Christian University, and International President of UPE, was here to perform the charter installation.

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