19th SIGCSE TS 1988

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Proceedings SIGCSE '88: Proceedings of the nineteenth SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education
DatesFebruary 25-26, 1988 
VenueWestern Peachtree Plaza
LocationAtlanta, GA, USA
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1988 Awards

1988 SIGCSE Award for Outstanding Contribution to Computer Science Education
Grace Murray Hopper - Pioneering work in compiler design (Cobol), oversaw the Navy’s efforts to maintain uniformity in programming languages over two decades, master teacher who reminded us to watch our nanoseconds.

Publication Acceptance Rates

accepted submitted acceptance rate
papers 63 171 37%
panels 15
tutorials 2
birds of a feather

Award Winners

  • Outstanding Contribution Award: Rear Adm. Grace Murray Hopper

Key Notes

  • Rear Adm. Grace Murray Hopper: Looking at the Future: Hardware, Software, Communications and People

Symposium Committee

Symposium Chair

  • Betty L. Jehn - University of Dayton

Program Chair

  • Herbert L. Dershem - Hope College


  • Angela Shiflet -


  • Verlynda Dobbs -