CS Professor’s Paper Nominated for “Test of Time” Award

Dr. Philip East, emeritus professor of Computer Science, is a co-author on one of the papers nominated for a Test of Time award, as part of the 50th anniversary of ACM’s SIGCSE Technical Symposium. SIGCSE is the Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education within ACM, the leading professional group of computing professionals worldwide. Dr. East’s paper, Identifying Student Misconceptions of Programming, authored with faculty from the University of California, San Diego, and the University of Illinois, was presented at the 2010 SIGCSE conference.