Eleven students from the Computer Science and Information Systems Department attended the Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium. They are Charles Belanger, Shaochun Chen, Matthew Ehrichs, Dustin Ernst, Baron Hines, Michael Hurtig, Matthew Kava, William Linebaugh, Dalton Maddux, Steven Ruckdashel, and Samuel Sussman.

The symposium was held in Cedar Falls, Iowa at the University of Northern Iowa on April 13-14. The students attended technical presentations and participated in robotic and programming contests. The team of Ernst, Ruckdashel, and Sussman placed third out of 52 teams in the programming contest.