TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

ONE INSTITUTION’S VIEW OF THE NEW LIBERAL ARTS COLLEGE

PROPOSED COMPUTER SCIENCE CURRICULUM …..5

R. Waldo (Wally) Roth, Taylor University

 

A SEMESTER PROJECT FOR CS1 …..10

Catherine C. Bareiss, Olivet Nazarene University

 

BOTTOM-UP MACHINE BUILDING LAB FOR CS1 USING LEGO/LOGO …..16

Keith Van Rhein, Saint Xavier University

 

ACADEMIC COMPUTING: WHERE SHOULD THE FOCUS BE …..24

William Mitchell, LSU-Shreveport

 

OBJECT-ORIENTED ANALYSIS AND DESIGN MADE EASY …..37

Martin Osborne, Western Washington University

 

USING COOPERATIVE LEARNING IN THE UNDERGRADUATE COMPUTER

SCIENCE CLASSROOM …..38

Josh D. Tenenberg, Indiana University at South Bend

 

ANDRAGOGY AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR TEACHING ADULT STUDENTS

IN COMMUNITY COLLEGES …..50

Debbie Holt, Lexington Community College

 

“R & R’ FOR WOMEN IN COMPUTER SCIENCE = => “RECRUIT AND RETAIN’ …..58

Gloria Childress Townsend, DePauw University

 

THE COMPUTER SCIENCE MAJOR WITHIN A LIBERAL ARTS ENVIRONMENT …..64

Henry M. Walker, Grinnell College

G. Michael Schneider, Macalester College

 

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING IN A COMPILER COURSE PROJECT …..66

James R. Aman, Wilmington College

 

 

PARALLEL COMPUTING IN THE LOWER DIVISION …..80

Robert Sompolski, Oakton Community College

 

 

A PROPOSAL FOR INTEGRATING GRAPHICS INTO DATA STRUCTURES AND ALGORITHMS IN A COMPUTER SCIENCE CURRICULUM …..88

Alfred L. McKinney, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Krishna K. Agarwal, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Reza Sanati, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

 

AP COMPUTER SCIENCE REQUIREMENTS …..94

James R. Aman, Wilmington College

Myles McNally, Alma College

Greg Hume, Valparaiso University

John C. Hayward, Wheaton College

Cathy Bareiss, Olivet Nazarene University

 

HOW TO ATFRACT STUDENTS: SELLING YOUR PROGRAM …..95

Curt White, Rosary College

Ruth Barton, Michigan State University

Bill Frederick, Indiana Purdue Fort Wayne

Cyrus Grant, Rosary College

Jim Streib, Olivet College

Rosalee Wolfe, DePaul Universit y

 

THE DEVELOPMENT & ASSESSMENT OF AN INTEGRATED CURRICULUM

MODEL …..96

Catherine C. Bareiss, Olivet Nazarene University