October 30, 2019
College of Information Sciences and Technology (IST) senior Henry Pearce has found a way to balance his passion for music with his interest and skills in technology, serving as president of campus a capella group Coda Conduct as well as a diplomat in the College of IST.
October 28, 2019
Six students from Penn State celebrated a second-place finish in the northeast regional competition of the Collegiate Penetration Testing Competition — the best finish by a Penn State team in the school’s history — and secured a spot in the upcoming national competition to be held in New York.
October 22, 2019
According to the National Center for Women in Information Technology, just 26% of computing and mathematical jobs are held by women. The College of Information Sciences and Technology, and a group of its current students, are working to increase those numbers.
October 18, 2019
Like most first-year students, Tiffany Bass came to Penn State with the goal of advancing skills that would be useful in her future career, while not knowing exactly the path she wanted to take.
October 14, 2019
Sixteen students from the College of Information Sciences and Technology were among the more-than 25,000 individuals and 400 companies that came together at this year’s largest gathering of women technologists in the world, the annual Grace Hopper Celebration for Women in Computing.
October 8, 2019
When Harrison and Jarrod Keating, fraternal twin brothers from Verona, New Jersey, were searching for colleges during their senior year of high school, they spent a long time trying to make the best decision.
October 3, 2019
In September, 11 students from the College of Information Sciences and Technology attended the ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing in San Diego, a four-day conference to acknowledge and promote diversity and inclusion in computing.
October 1, 2019
As Penn State celebrates its 100th Homecoming this week, three College of Information Sciences and Technology students are filling leadership roles.
September 25, 2019
Philadelphia native Brendan Eck -- senior, information sciences and technology and finance -- grew up with a love for theater. Starting his thespian career in the second grade at the encouragement of his parents, Eck continued acting throughout his primary school years.
September 23, 2019
Two students in Penn State's College of Information Sciences and Technology traveled to Pittsburgh in June to participate in a unique and competitive program.
September 19, 2019
Founded in 2017 to generate excitement about data science in industry as well as supplement classes in the College of Information Sciences and Technology, Nittany Data Labs (NDL) serves as the University’s data science club and is the third largest science, technology, engineering and mathematics
September 11, 2019
Kevin Golden, a senior studying security and risk analysis, considered withdrawing from the University because his physical limitations from spina bifida were preventing him from focusing in the classroom.
September 5, 2019
This fall, four students from the College of Information Sciences and Technology will help fellow Penn State students navigate the job-seeking process.
August 21, 2019
Alair Moody-Daniels, a senior information sciences and technology major at Penn State, planned on interning in the PwC office in her hometown of Philadelphia, but due to her technological and leadership skills, she was given the opportunity to travel to the Midwest to work with a confidential cli
August 19, 2019
The movie "Ocean’s 11" tells the story of an elaborate casino heist run by con-man Danny Ocean and his friends, who manage to steal millions of dollars by hacking the casino’s computer systems.