ACU's computer science teams place with top schools
For Immediate Release
Nov. 17, 1999
One of the two computer science and math programming
teams from Abilene Christian University placed with top
schools in the Association for Computing Machinery
South-Central Programming Contest at Rogers State University
in Claremore, Okla., this weekend.
According to Dr. David Hughes, chair of the department of
mathematics and computer science, 65 teams competed in two
divisions. The ACU team placed fourth in Division 2
competition and 19th overall. Division 2 consisted of
universities with no graduate program in computer science
and only undergraduates were competing in the
Team members included Michael Daugherity, senior computer
science major from Bethany, Okla.; Matthew Lowe, junior
computer science major from Corpus Christi; and Joel
Schopp, junior computer science major from Locust Grove,
Dr. Michael Frazier, assistant professor of computer
Science, was the sponsor and coach for the team.
The contest was sponsored by ACM and IBM.
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