Teaching & Learning

UBC Computer Science Professors Alan Mackworth & David Poole Release 2nd Edition of Foundational AI Textbook

UBC CS Professors David Poole and Alan Mackworth are pleased to announce the release of the second edition of their foundational AI textbook, "Artificial Intelligence: Foundations of Computational Agents".

The book has seen a complete update, with a machine learning emphasis and new resources (Python code, AIspace animations, slides, solutions, and more).  And the best news yet for students and AI practitioners is that the complete text is also available online with free open access at http://artint.info/2e/html/ArtInt2e.html.

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Computer Science Lecturer Jessica Dawson Receives Killam Teaching Prize

UBC Computer Science Lecturer Jessica Dawson is the recipient of a 2016-2017 UBC Faculty of Science Killam Teaching Prize, UBC’s most prestigious teaching award.  This award recognizes outstanding contributions to improving the teaching and learning environment in our undergraduate programs, and is awarded to a small handful of faculty members in Science each year.

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TA Office Hours Exam prep 110

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Repeats every day until Mon Apr 10 2017 .
Friday, April 7, 2017 | 12:00pm - 6:00pm
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Saturday, April 8, 2017 | 12:00pm - 6:00pm
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Sunday, April 9, 2017 | 12:00pm - 6:00pm
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Monday, April 10, 2017 | 12:00pm - 6:00pm
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TA Office Hours Final exam 110

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Thursday, April 6, 2017 | 12:00pm - 4:00pm
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Physics Summer camp

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Repeats every 2 days until Sat Jul 29 2017 .
Monday, July 24, 2017 | 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 | 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Friday, July 28, 2017 | 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Physics Summer Camp

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Repeats every 2 days until Sat Jul 15 2017 .
Monday, July 10, 2017 | 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Wednesday, July 12, 2017 | 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Friday, July 14, 2017 | 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Computer Science Senior Instructor Patrice Belleville Receives 2016 UBC Dean of Science Excellence in Service Awards

Congratulations to UBC Computer Science Senior Instructor Dr. Patrice Belleville, recipient of a 2016 Dean of Science Excellence in Service Award. The award recognizes staff, students and faculty whose service contributions have had a significant positive impact in achieving UBC Science's mission.

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ACMICPC

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Friday, November 4, 2016 | 5:00pm - Monday, November 7, 2016 | 11:00am
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ACMICPC

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Friday, November 4, 2016 | 7:00am - Monday, November 7, 2016 | 11:00pm
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World Reading Day

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 | 10:00am - 5:00pm
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Reading Room (ICCS 262)

Celebrate World Reading Day with a FREE BOOK!

Continuing THURSDAY from 10:30 am - 2:30 pm.

You are invited to come by the Reading Room (ICCS262) to make a selection from our free book cart, including textbooks, math & computer science books, novels, magazines and more.

You may also bring in used books to donate or exchange for new ones (either the same day or beforehand by bringing them to the Reading Room or dropping off in the donation box in the CS front office).

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