News and Events Listing

Microsoft Engineer Lectures Morgan COSC Students:
Ron Patton, a senior software engineer from Microsoft Teams in Office Products Group gave a lecture to the COSC 352 and COSC 356 classes on Thursday, October 19, 2017.

Dr. Vojislav Stojkovic delivered poster presentation
An Analysis of Summer 2017 Security Related Political Issues using Maltego at CyberSci Symposium 2017: The Battle for Cyberspace ICF Conference Center, Fairfax, VA September 28, 2017.

Dr. Rahman delivers a talk:
Dr. Rahman recently delivered a talk, "Computer Vision & Machine Learning Research in Medical Imaging Informatics" and participated in a panel session on "Machine Learning" in the Apple HBCU Faculty Summit, Cupertino, CA, August 7-10

Please welcome new faculties to COSC Department:
Two new tenure-track faculties, Dr. Monir H. Sharker and Dr. Iman Dehzangi are hired in Fall 2017. Dr. Monir is conducting research in Data Science and Dr. Iman has good expertise in Bioinformatics field.

Please welcome Dr. Dilion to COSC Department:
we would like to welcome Dr. Dillon as a new faculty in the Dept. beginning from January 2017. He is coming from the University of Florida, CIS Dept. where he has been a postdoctoral fellow, and that he did his PhD from the Univ. of Alabama and undergraduate degree from Univ. of Mississippi - both in CS.

Interactive YouTube Live YouTube Information Session:
Ever wonder what YouTube looks for in technical resumes and interviews? How about what technical positions are available to a graduating senior? Or maybe you simply want to know what a day in the life of a software engineer at YouTube looks like? Well, we are here to answer your questions.

Join us for an interactive YouTube Live YouTube Information Session on Tuesday, November 15 at 6:00 PM ET. Click this link to dial in to hear directly from YouTube employees about YouTube's company, culture and opportunities.

If you have any questions about this event or opportunities at YouTube, please reach out to You can learn more by visiting as well.

Morgan State University's Entrepreneurial Center:
Visit EDAC here

You're Invited to the 4th Annual DC Hack, hosted by Google:
Google is excited to host the 2016 DC Hack! We would like to invite all computer science students at Howard University, Hampton University, and Morgan State University to apply!
What: 2016 DC Hack
When: 12:00pm on Saturday, October 29th to 12:00pm on Sunday, October 30th
Where: Google DC Office
Who: Howard University, Hampton University, and Morgan State University
Application Deadline: Apply here no later than Wednesday, October 19th
You must apply and be confirmed by the DC Hack team to attend this event
In the application form, you will have the option to apply as an individual, or as a team of 3-5 other students. If you apply as an individual, you will be placed on a team made up of other individuals. If you apply as a team, you will need to include your team name. Please make sure that all of your teammates also apply with the same team name. If your intended teammates do not apply with your team name by Wednesday, October 26th, you will be considered as an individual.

NSA Student Program Opportunities:
Join NSA for a live webinar on paid internships and more. Click here for more information.

Prof. Prabir Bhattacharya Chairs IEEE Conference:
Prof. Prabir Bhattacharya would chair two technical sessions at the IEEE 7th Annual Ubiquitous Computing, Electronics & Mobile Communication Conference (IEEE UEMCON 2016) to be held during October 20-22, 2016 at the Columbia University in New York City. Also, he would give an oral presentation at the conference of a refereed paper on mobile network security.

A Decision Support System (DSS) for Breast Cancer Detection:
The project "A Decision Support System (DSS) for Breast Cancer Detection Based on Automated Mass Detection, Classification, and Retrieval of Mammograms" was selected to showcase on the Morgan Innovation Day at Annapolis, MD on March 15th, 2016. This project intends to develop a Decision Support System for Breast Cancer Detection of Mammograms based on using Image processing, Pattern Recognition, and Machine Learning techniques. Dr. Md Rahman and Nuh ALPASLAN (Visiting Scholar from Turkey) are currently working on this project.

Wlcome Dr. Prabir Bhattacharya:
Dr. Prabir Bhattacharya joined Morgan State University as a new Computer Science department chair and professor from September 2, 2015. Ealier he was with University of Cincinati, Ohio where he had been a chair of the Computer Science department from 2009 through 2012.

Computer Science Department Plans to Open the Following New Instruction Programs:
- MS in Data Science with Thesis
- MS in Data Science without Thesis
- Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Data Science
- BS in Computer Science with Concentration in Education
- Undergraduate Certificate in Computational Data Science

Breaking Software - Day in the Life of a Cyber-Warrior:
Learn about the insatiable need for cyber- security talent within the US government and defense contractors and how you can develop the skills to participate in this high growth area that virtually guarantees internships and employment.
When: Wednesday, Feb 18th 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Where: Calloway Hall 303
Who: Presented by Cyber Warrior Academy
T. Roy, Founder/President CodeMachine, Inc.

Computer Science Seminar:
Kurt Heckman, President of vCalc Corporation
Calloway 304, Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 4:00pm

Dr. William Lupton Retirement Luncheon:
On August 20th 2014, the Department of Computer Science held an intimate retirement luncheon for Dr. W. Lupton to commemorate his decades of service as Chairperson of Computer Science Department at Morgan State University. The event was held at Stoney River Restaurant in Towson Town Center from 12pm to 2pm. The guest of honor and his wife were accompanied by twelve other guests, which included faculty and staff from the Computer Science department (including the interim Chairperson, Dr. V. Stojkovic), as well as faculty and staff from the Physics and Engineering Departments. Guests were treated to a lovely three course lunch as Dr. Lupton regaled those in attendance with stories of his days as a Navy pilot, and his experience as the chairperson, while each guest offered well wishes and their own accounts of the personal impact he has made on them. The Computer Science Department also presented Dr. Lupton with an engraved stein as a homage to his "next chapter" (as well as his reputation as an avid fan of the Baltimore Ravens football team). The Computer Science department thanks him for his service and wishes him all the best in his retirement years.

IBM University Day (Friday, October 4, 2013):
Four BS Computer Science program' students and Dr. V. Stojkovic attended IBM University Day organized by IBM Research Triangle Park Center for Advanced Studies & IBM North Carolina Technical Experts Council.