2018 ACM Presidential Awards

Congratulations to the following SIGCSE members who are recipients of the 2018 ACM Presidential Awards:

Donald Gotterbarn (Professor Emeritus, East Tennessee State University) for his role as chief architect of ACM’s Code of Professional Ethics.

Andrew McGettrick (Emeritus Professor, Strathclyde University) for his commitment to computer science education.

More about this award in the ACM press release .

2017 Karl V. Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award

Congratulations to SIGCSE member Judith Gal-Ezer from the Open University of Israel who has received the 2017 ACM Karl V. Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award in recognition of her central role in developing a groundbreaking high-school computer science curriculum, her outstanding CS education research, and her extensive service to the education community.

More about this award in the ACM press release .

SIGCSE 2018 Award Winners

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 SIGCSE Awards.

The SIGCSE Award for Lifetime Service to the Computer Science Education Community has been awarded to Eric Roberts, Stanford University, USA.

The SIGCSE Award for Outstanding Contribution to Computer Science Education has been awarded to Tim Bell, University of Canterbury, New Zealand.

These awards were presented at the 49th SIGCSE Technical Symposium being held in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, February 21-24, 2018.

Congratulations to these outstanding members of the SIGCSE community.