Mission

EECS Class of 2019

The mission of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is that the Department strives to:

  • Give students strong background in the fundamentals of computer science, computer engineering, and electrical engineering through high-impact scholarship and research
  • Expand and diversify the pool of qualified individuals in the engineering profession and to advance knowledge in computer science by providing high quality instruction and conducting research that addresses technical challenges and societal problems
  • Provide service to the university, the profession, the community, and society while dedicated to promotion of excellence among students, faculty and staff

News

Professor Charles Kim Receives 2019 VIP Consortium Award

Thu, December 5, 2019

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Professor Charles Kim received the 2019 VIP Consortium Outstanding Research and Dissemination Award for the Vertically Integrated Project (VIP) program at Howard University (VIP@Howard) for his “creation and leadership of the VIP site at Howard University, his introduction of VIP members of a consortium of HBCUs, and for very thought-provoking papers on VIP”. Dr. Kim currently serves as the VIP@Howard coordinator. Read More >>

Cooley Pays it Forward with Tech 4.0 STEAM Technology Teen Workshop

Fri, September 6, 2019

Computer Science Senior Jasmon Cooley is paying it forward with her non-profit startup Tech 4.0. Born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Cooley witnessed the absence of engineers and information technology professionals in her environment. She recognized this as a lack of available opportunities and resources. Her goal is to create a pipeline for African American engineering talent, multiplying the number of African American engineers in the United States. Read More >>

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