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Graduate School Application Deadline for Fall 2005 is TODAY

Planning on applying to Graduate School in the CS Department for Fall 2005?

Applications are due TODAY, Tuesday, February 15, 2005 for Fall 2005. Please be sure to have ALL application materials to the Office of Graduate Studies (B-356 ASB) by TODAY. If you have any questions about the application process or the program please contact Mindy Varkevisser, the CS Graduate Secretary, at or (801) 422-1472.

Graduate Fellowship Award Deadline January 28

The Graduate Research Fellowship Award is a university award sponsored by the Office of Graduate Studies and is designed to support thesis and dissertation research and to encourage independent research and scholarly and creative activity among graduate students. The fellowship is an award to be used in support of students' research and creative work. Two levels of award are granted:

Doctoral -$6,000 and Master's - $4,500, to be awarded in the 2005-2006 academic year.

5th Annual Family History Technology Workshop

This Year's FHT Workshop will be held March 24, 2005. This conference is intended for those interested or involved in developing enabling technologies and software tools for doing genealogy work. This is an all day event held in the BYU Conference Center. The Workshop includes a keynote speaker, 15 individual presentations, demo's on new developments, a dinner speaker, and three meals. Online payment and registration will be open until March 15, 2005. To register and get more information go to

Aurel Cornell to retire in August 2005

Professor Cornell is scheduled to retire August 2005 after almost 25 years of service and contributions to BYU's Computer Science Department. Come by and see him and wish him well before he leaves. To read more about his work and journey to the US and his future plans click here.

19th Annual Spring Research Conference March 19, 2005

The College of Physical & Mathematical Sciences' Research Conference will be held Saturday, March 19, 2005 at 8:00AM in the Martin Building at BYU. Please visit the College website at and follow the 2005 Spring Research link for further information. The deadline for abstracts to be submitted is February 16, 2005.

All CPMS students, including graduate students, are encouraged to participate in this conference.

This is a great way to present your research and to see the research of fellow students.