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Alumna named as finalist in Digital Women awards Computer Science Alumna, Alex Cachia has made it to the finals of the Digital Women Awards in two categories: Digital Women for Good award and Community Leader of the Year award. Digital Women celebrates women working in digital and digital business from the community and beyond, who are doing the most incredible work in the digital space they operate in, those who are making the right moves and going beyond and above what is usually expected. Alex has been ...

18 February 2020

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Advent of Code competition winners The Computer Science Society at Canterbury took part in Advent of Code in the run up to Christmas. Advent of Code is an Advent calendar of small programming puzzles for a variety of skill sets and skill levels that can be solved in any programming language. Over 40 staff and students were pitched against each other in a series of programming tasks. The winners were presented with specially designed badges, made in the school’s makerspace The Shed, at a...

17 February 2020

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Student wins prize in LEGO MINDSTORMS Voice Challenge James Pearson, a final year Computer Science with a Year in Industry student, won US $150 in Amazon vouchers as part of a global creative coding challenge. James was one of the first 100 entries in the LEGO MINDSTORMS Voice Challenge: Powered by Alexa competition, sponsored by Amazon. James identified that approximately 15% of people have some trouble hearing (according to a 2012 study of US adults) and  Alexa’s audible alarms and timers may ...

12 February 2020

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