UR students developing a virtual and augmented reality system are one of four teams in U.S. finals of Microsoft Imagine Cup
The CIRC is offering 12 free courses for beginners to learn new technical skills to help with research projects or course work.
New cloud-based system will replace 35-year-old Financials Records System in January 2015.
The Special Interest Group on University and College Computing Services honored 4 staff members in the international competition.
Faculty are turning to increasingly available imaging, 3D visualization, and immersive technology to imagine virtual spaces.
University researchers are testing a computer application, which is part of the emerging field of volunteer computing.