‘department news’ Category

MCS Alumni Profile: Corey Sanborn

Tell us about yourself. I graduated from Gustavus in 1998 with a degree in Computer science. I am currently working at US Bank doing  finance and IT work. How did the MCS department help you get where you are today? Helped me get an internship (and my first job) at Accenture.   Thanks for the […]

MCS Alumni Profile: James Moechnig

Tell us about yourself. I graduated from Gustavus in 1999 with a degree in Computer Science. I am currently working as a Professional Services Consultant at NetApp. I assist large businesses with deployment, use, and customization of NetApp OnCommand Insight, a software product that helps them monitor, manage, and plan their data storage infrastructure.

Maddie Johnson (’17): GIS Scholar of Excellence

Geography and Spanish double major Maddie Johnson (’17) gave a research talk at the 26th Annual Conference of the Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium in Duluth in October. Maddie represented Gustavus Adolphus College as a GIS/LIS Consortium Student Scholar. Maddie used GIS to identifying the land parcels in our local Seven Mile Creek Watershed that are the […]

MCS Teams Compete in MAA Contest

Earlier this month the MCS Department had two teams of students compete in the team mathematics contest organized by the Mathematical Association of America's North Central Section. We had a great result: Our younger team (including two first-year students!) solved two problems plus substantial progress on a third, placing them ahead of 14 other teams from the region. The more experienced team tied for 11th place out of 59 teams competing.

MCS Alumni Profile: Dan Conlin

Tell us about yourself. I graduated from Gustavus in 2009 with a degree in Math. I am currently working as a Client Development Manager at Synchrony Financial

MCS Alumni Profile: Chenyu Yang

Tell us about yourself. I graduated from Gustavus in 2010 with a degree in Mathematics. I am currently an assistant professor at the Simon Business School, University of Rochester.

MCS Alumni Profile: Christopher Stromberg

Tell us about yourself. I graduated from Gustavus in 1998 with degrees in Chemistry and Computer Science. I am currently working as an Associate Professor of Chemistry at Hood College in Frederick, MD

Six MCS Students participate in the 2016 NCNA ACM-ICPC

Six MCS Students went to Macalester College this past Saturday to participate in the regional ACM Intercollegiate Programming Contest. One of our teams ranked third out of a total of seventeen teams contested at the site.  Two Macalester teams solved 5 out of 12 problems, and team Gustavus1 solved 4.  Participants enjoyed the rigorous brain […]

MCS Alumni Profile: Ted Rice

Tell us about yourself. I graduated from Gustavus in 1998 with a degree in Math. I am currently working at Samaritan Ministries - Business Intelligence

Summer Research and Internship Experiences

Seminar: Thursday, October 27, 3:30-4:30 Olin Hall 321 The students below will give a student panel on Thursday to describe their experiences. Below they’ve provided a few details of their experiences, as well as links to the website for information/applications. Note that some of the links may connect to the 2016 info; continue to check […]