UBC CS Students Love to Jam!

This January students, professionals and hobbyists from around the world gathered to create video games from concept to completion in 48 hours during the Global Game Jam.  Held at the UBC Life Sciences Institute this year, we are proud to report that our Vancouver chapter was the largest single-site Jam in the world with more than 150 participants all in one room, including over 90 of our UBC CS students!   An exciting and fun-filled community celebration of video-game development in Vancouver, you can check out the games and photos here and the video here.   Be sure to join us next year!

Department News

January 21, 2013
Alan Wagner and Humaira Kamal developed a novel extension to MPICH2, middleware for high...
January 7, 2013
Prof. Doug James will receive an Academy Award (Oscar) for Technical Achievement on Feb 9, 2013....
December 12, 2012
UBC Computer Science Professor Gregor Kiczales is named ACM Fellow for his contribution to aspect-...
November 15, 2012
BCS (ICS): Bachelor of Computer Science Program featured in the Vancouver Sun.  See pdf below...

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