News: Nell B. Dale ACM Fellow and UPE Abacus award winner

Nell B. Dale ACM Fellow and UPE Abacus award winner
Nell Dale, former SIGCSE Chair, recently received two honors -- ACM Fellow designation and Upsilon Pi Epsilon Abacus award recipient. Dr. Dale was named ACM Fellow "For distinguished service to the ACM and her impact on computing education" and will be honored at ACM's annual awards banquet on June 26, 2010. Nell will also be receiving Upsilon Pi Epsilon's ABACUS award which is, "presented to an individual who has gained international renown in the profession, and over a period of several years has provided extensive support and leadership for student-related activities in the computing and information disciplines.” The full citation can be seen here. Dr. Dale will be giving a short address at the 2010 UPE Convention held at SIGCSE on Friday March 11.