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Undergraduate Summer Research @ CIS


Important Dates

Penn summer session dates May 22, 2107 through August 4, 2017

Individual participation dates vary.

Application dates vary by Faculty and lab. See their individual websites for details.

Below is our 2017 Summer Undergraduate Research Program Schedule. (Lunch will be served).

Date Event Details

June 1, 2017

Kick-off Luncheon

12pm, 307 Levine

(A taste of Philly)

June 8, 2017
Open discussion

12pm, Raisler Lounge (Towne 225)


June 15, 2017

Panel Discussion: "Should you go to Grad School in CS?"

Panelists Drs. Boon Loo, Joe Devietti and Vincent Liu

12pm, 307 Levine


June 22, 2017

"How to read/write a Computer Science paper"

Dr. Norman Badler

12pm, 307 Levine


June 29, 2017

"From CS to Computational Biology (and back)"

Dr. Yoseph Barash

12pm, 307 Levine


July 6, 2017

"Creating realistic simulations for animations and VFX"

Dr. Chenfanfu Jiang

12pm, 307 Levine

July 13, 2017

"Building machines that are capable of reading and understanding human languages"

Dr. Derry Wijaya

12pm, 307 Levine
July 20, 2017

Making an effective research poster

12pm, 307 Levine


July 27, 2017

Canoeing trip

Brandywine River

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Closing poster session and wrap-up luncheon
11am -1pm