Fall 2014 Kick-Off!

SISTA kick-off

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SISTA Does Big Computing! | UANews

SISTA faculty, Dr. Kobus Barnard and Dr. Paul Cohen, teamed up with UITS and the College of Science to bring the U of A “El Gato”, one of the world’s fastest computers, allowing UA faculty to venture into new realms of complex scientific challenges.

Click on the link below to read the full article!

Meet ‘El Gato,’ the UA’s New Supercomputer | UANews.

Take ISTA 497A and learn MaxMSP this summer!

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Looking for a great summer class? Take ISTA 497A | MaxMSP & Jitter!

Description: This course will be an introduction to Cycling74’s MaxMSP & Jitter where participants will be exposed to the fundamentals of audio and multimedia programming.  Students will encounter the core concepts of digital audio and learn the basics of creating a Max program. There will be an opportunity to create an interactive sound and multimedia project using the tools and techniques covered in the course. Students will gain hands on experience creating interactive programs and learn best practice techniques for creating Max programs.

Prerequisites : None!

Special Materials:  Use of your own laptop is preferred.  If you do not have a laptop, please contact Danielle Embry at dembry@email.arizona.edu to make arrangements.

Summer Session 2 – July 14 to August 13, 2014

Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Instructor:  Christopher Jette, PhD

Paul Cohen gives talk on his DARPA Big Mechanism Program

SISTA professor Paul Cohen gave a talk on his DARPA Big Mechanism program to the Big Data Senior Steering Committee (part of the Office of Science and Technology Policy at the White House Conference Center on March 27, 2014.


Resume Workshop!

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Be prepared for UA Spring Career Days on March 11th & 12th! SISTA and UA Career services have joined forces to bring you a Resume Workshop. The resume workshop is an excellent opportunity for SISTA students to learn how to create that awesome resume that gets you noticed!

Thursday, February 20th

11:00am – 11:50am

Gould-Simpson Bldg, room 601