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Featured Story Valedictorian Inspires Women in Tech

Each year, the James Madison Faculty Senate awards the honor of Valedictorian to the student who has achieved the highest grade point average during their time at JMU. More than grades, however, the Valedictorian is also a student that demonstrates the highest values of a talented, hardworking scholar. The College of Integrated Science and Engineering is pleased to announce computer science major Melissa Von Wald as JMU's 2014 Valedictorian.

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PHOTO: Gabriela Fleury, a 2014 integrated science and technology graduateMay ISAT graduate earns scholarship for graduate research in S. Africa

August 18, 2014

Gabriela Fleury, a 2014 integrated science and technology graduate, has been selected to receive up to $30,000 from Rotary International to do graduate research in South Africa.

PHOTO: CISE FlagUndergrad Researchers Carve Mathematics Out of Wood

July 29, 2014

It takes just 10 cuts to turn a rectangular block of wood into a working set of pliers. Describing how that works mathematically turned out to be the real challenge for five JMU students.

PHOTO: Dr. Farzana RahmanChanging Lives With Mobile Technology

July 7, 2014

As technology continues to evolve, the field of computer science has constantly changed alongside it. One of JMU's newest CS Professors, Dr. Farzana Rahman works to develop health and wellness apps for smartphones.

PHOTO: JMU Students confer(Madison) Engineers Without Borders

June 30, 2014

The Department of Engineering is pleased to announce their new chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB-USA), an international non-profit organization.

News & Announcements

  • August 22
    CISE Opening Faculty Meeting
    12:00 noon – 3:00 p.m.
    Montpelier Room
  • September 19
    CISE Faculty Meeting
    3:30 p.m.
  • September 23
    Graduate and Professional School Fair
    4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
    Festival Ballroom
  • September 29-30
    Fall Career and Internship Fair
    11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Festival Ballroom
  • October 3
    Educational Leave Requests
    Due by 5 p.m.
  • October 10-12
    Family Weekend
  • CISE College Calendar

Welcome from CISE

PHOTO: Dr. Bob KolvoordThe College of Integrated Science and Engineering (CISE) is JMU's newest college and we hope you share our excitement in our prospects.  By uniting Computer Science, Engineering, and Integrated Science and Technology, we have assembled some of the Commonwealth's most innovative applied STEM programs in an environment that stresses hands-on learning with a uniquely talented faculty. More >