School of Informatics

2021

All the news from 2021.

Prewired co-founded by Informatics' Ewan Klein secures funding to take Coding Club online

Prewired have obtained funding from Creative Informatics to take one of Scotland’s longest running coding clubs for young people online.

Andy Gordon and Gordon Plotkin Appointed Fellows of ACM

Andy Gordon and Gordon Plotkin have been awarded Fellowship of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the leading educational and scientific computing society in the world.

IoT Education Kit compiled by Paul Patras now available via Arm University Program

Paul Patras has designed and compiled an education kit introducing students to key concepts in the area of Internet of Things (IoT), which is available through the Arm University Program.

Undergraduate Student becomes the First Rwandan to be Awarded Rhodes Scholarship

Billy Byiringiro has been selected as this year's Rhodes scholar for the East Africa region, the first Rwandan to win the prestigious award.

Fiona McNeill Awarded Principal’s Medal for Helping Students Adapt to Hybrid Teaching

Reader in Computer Science Education Fiona McNeill named one of the recipients of the Principal’s Medal for her course helping first-year students connect with each other and adapt to hybrid teaching.