Posted February 7, 2014
Representatives from the Maine Cyber Security Cluster (MCSC) presented at a roundtable event centered on cyber security current issues that are important to business, industry, government and university information and cyber security experts.
Posted January 30, 2014
An interdisciplinary collaboration has resulted in the paper "Common Features of microRNA Target Prediction Tools" being accepted for publication in the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology section of Frontiers in Genetics.
Posted January 15, 2014
Edward Sihler, technical director of USM's Maine Cyber Security Cluster, sat down with WGME Channel 13 to provide insight on the Target and Neiman Marcus data breaches .
Posted December 20, 2013
Edward Sihler of the Maine Cyber Security Cluster spoke with the Portland Press Herald about the holiday data breach at Target. Sihler believes that data theft was most likely an inside side.
Posted October 29, 2013
Edward Sihler of USM’s “Information and Innovation” program Science Cafe lecture at the Portland Public Library on the topics of electronic surveillance and cyber security and was featured in a recent USM Free Press article.
Posted August 21, 2013
A recent MaineBiz article highlighted the internship experience of computer science students at Tyler Technologies in Falmouth. Computer Science student Jim Duffy is one of eight interns at Tyler Technologies and learned about the opportunity at the company during a IT/CS job fair held on the USM campus.
Posted June 11, 2013
Bruce Macleod's MOTECH project was one of 267 honorees recognized as part of the Computerworld Honors Program 2013.
Posted May 8, 2013
Jeff Thompson, a junior at USM majoring in computer science, was recently selected as Honorable Mention in the Computing Research Association's (CRA) Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award (Male) 2013.
Posted May 1, 2013
Calling it the "most promising mHealth project that I have seen", Gates details the success of Motech, a mobile-phone based information system for rural health nurses in Ghana developed at USM by Computer Science faculty member Bruce Macleod.
Posted March 12, 2013
The Project Login reception will be a networking event for students enrolled in computer-related degree programs to meet business leaders interested in hiring computer and technology professionals.