29th SIGCSE TS 1998

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Proceedings SIGCSE '98: Proceedings of the twenty-ninth SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education
DatesFebruary 25 - March 1, 1998 
LocationAtlanta, Gayler, USA
History BlogBlog entry


1998 ACM SIGCSE Award for Outstanding Contribution to Computer Science Education

William Wulf

Contributions to the advancement of Computer Science Education in engineering.

1998 ACM SIGCSE Award for Lifetime Service to the Computer Science Education Community

Della Bonnette

Past chair of SIGCSE and Technical Symposium chair, editor of the SIGCSE bulletin, leadership in accreditation including chairing CSAC, years on CSAB Board of Directors, ACM SIG Board, area director.

Publication Acceptance Rates\

  Accepted U.S. Submissions Other Submissions Acceptance Rate
Papers 72 174 27 36%
Panels 14 33 2 40%
Seminars 4 12 0 33%
Posters 30 45 10 55%

Symposium Committee

Symposium Chair

  • John Lewis
    Villanova University

Program Chair

  • Jane Prey
    University of Virginia


  • Sue Fitzgerald
    Metropolitan State University

Seminars and BOF

  • Doug Baldwin
    SUNY Geneseo


  • Amruth Kumar
    Ramapo College of New Jersey

Student Posters

  • Mario Guimaraes
    Texas A&M University


  • Dan Joyce
    Villanova University

Student Volunteers

  • Jim Aman
    Wilmington College

International Co-Ord.

  • Gordon Davies
    Open University

Local Arrangements

  • Dick Gayler
    Kennesaw State University


  • Don Bailes
    East Tennessee State University


  • Linda Null
    Penn State Harrisburg


  • Cary Laxer
    Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
  • Frank Young
    Rose-Hulman Institute of Technlology

1st Timers Activities

  • Dick Austing
    University of Maryland
  • Cathy Bareiss
    Olivet Nazarene University

Doctoral Consortium

  • Vicki Almstrum
    University of Texas at Austin
  • Marian Petre
    Open University