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Technology Students Learn From Each Other in App Showcase Experience

In an effort to look at continuous improvement in offering students hands on, real-world experience in the classroom, the SITC faculty brainstormed a way to better integrate the experience of the freshman ITC 110 class (Introduction to Information, Technology, and...

Global Game Jam 2018

Global Game Jam is a 48 hour game development challenge that happens all around the world during the last weekend of January (January 26-28, 2018). The GGJ is a unique opportunity where students are challenged to do things they might normally not be doing in the...

SITC Students Create Solve for Minesweeper

Technology faculty continually look for ways to combine coursework with real world applications. For example, at the end of the semester of Scripting II (CS 115), students are tasked with creating a program that solves, or can be applied, to a real world problem. SITC...

Lauren Mullen and the Magic of Disney

We’ve all heard about Disney magic. Lauren Mullen, a sophomore Digital Entertainment Technology major, got to experience that magic first hand when she participated in the Disney college program during the 2017 spring semester. The Disney College Program gives...

Technology December Graduates

As the semester is coming to an end, the School of Information Technology and Computing wants to highlight some of our seniors that will be graduating in December.  We asked Alicia Clark, an Information Technology major, Travis Cook, a Computer Science major, and...

2017 7th Annual Texas Security Awareness Week Conference

This past weekend, four ACU students attended the 7th annual Texas Security Awareness Week (TexSAW) conference at the University of Texas at Dallas. TexSAW is a two day event created as a way to expose students interested in the field of computer security to various...

Wildcat Software

In 2014, Wildcat Software was started as part of the Griggs Center’s Wildcat Ventures, a program where students create and run their own small business. Wildcat Software provides software development to clients. Employees of Wildcat Software are generally technology...

Why you should to go to Texas Security Awareness Week

Can you describe what the field of cyber security entails and what job possibilities are out there for it? Cyber security touches every part of our existence because “cyber” touches every part of our existence.  Cyber threats are everywhere, web sites,...

Brent Reeves on the Making of the Quad’s Light Sculpture, Lightwalk

Over the summer ACU sought out a way to combine creativity and technology to construct an interactive sculpture for the newly innovated quad. We asked Dr. Brent Reeves, one of the collaborators on the project,a few questions about this creative partnership....

Q&A with Rachael Shudde on her Summer at Langley Research Center

For this week’s blog we talked to Rachael Shudde a Senior Computer Science and Math math major from Ovalo, TX, and what she did this summer!   What did you do this summer and where did you go? What was your job? What did your average day look like? I worked...