TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

CO-OPERATIVE LEARNING IN AN NSF-FUNDED COMPUTER SCIENCE

LABORATORY CLASSROOM …..4

Florence Appel, Saint Xavier University

Jean Mehta, Saint Xavier University

Keith Van Rhein, Saint Xavier University

 

INTRODUCING COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCE INTO THE UNDERGRADUATE

CURRICULUM …..12

David E. Maharry, Wabash College

 

MENTORED UNDERGRADUATE PROJECTS: A RESEARCH PROGRAM FOR WOMEN IN COMPUTER SCIENCE …..19

Deborah Sturm, College of Staten Island (CUNY)

Roseann Glassman, College of Staten Island (CUNY)

 

OBJECT-ORIENTED DESIGN AND PROGRAMMING WITH C + + IN FIRST-YEAR COMPUTER SCIENCE COURSES: ONE DEPARTMENTS DECISION …..24

Jim Caristi, Valparaiso University

Greg Hume, Valparaiso University

Bill Marion, Valparaiso University

 

INTERACTIVE REMOTE LEARNING SYSTEM …..26

Sheung-lun Hung, City University of Hong Kong

Man-piu Hui, City University of Hong Kong

 

KILLING TWO BIRDS WITH ONE STONE or WRITING A SMALL DATA BASE

MANAGER AS A CLASS EXERCISE IN A SECOND PROGRAMMING COURSE

USING THE C LANGUAGE …..31

Robert W. Cook, North Central College

 

DEVELOPING A CWIS IS A CAMPUS WIDE PROJECT …..36

Carol L. Smith, DePauw University

Bonnie M. Nealon, DePauw University

 

OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING: C + + OVERVIEW …..45

John Minor Ross, Indiana University Kokomo

 

PUTTING THE WEB TO USE ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES: INTRODUCTION TO THE HYPERTEXT MARKUP LANGUAGE (HTML) AND ITS PROGRAMMING

STRUCTURE …..46

Nathaniel Bensch, Olivet Nazarene University

Jonathan Johnson, Olivet Nazarene University

 

CS II: AN APPLIED SOFTWARE ENGINEERING PROJECT …..47

Marcin Paprzycki, University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Janusz Zalewski, University of Texas of the Permian Basin

 

“HALF ADDING” A DIGITAL LOGIC UNIT TO CS2 …..53

Gloria Childress Townsend, DePauw University

 

EXPLORING RECURSION WITH VARIATIONS ON THE TOWERS OF HANOI .. …..59

Daniel W. Palmer, John Carroll University

 

OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING: CONCEPTS AND TRENDS …..67

John Minor Ross, Indiana University Kokomo

 

COMPUTER EDUCATION IN THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA …..68

Ann E. Fleury, Aurora University

Judith K. Olson, Western Illinois University

Jane E. Shike, Yorkwood Elementary School

 

A TESTED TOOL FOR TEACHING COMPUTER GRAPHICS …..70

Rosalee Wolfe, University of Illinois Springfield

Scott Grissom, DePaul University

Tom Naps, Lawrence University

Andrew Sears, Lawrence University

 

AN INVESTIGATION OF REAL-TIME PROGRAMMING: DESIGN AND

IMPLEMENTATION …..78

Randall Hill, Illinois State University

Brent Juelich, Illinois State University

Andres Pabon, Illinois State University

Dana Venturi, Illinois State University

 

VISUAL ILLUSTRATION OF OBJECT-ORIENTATION: A TOOL FOR TEACHING

OBJECT-ORIENTED CONCEPTS …..83

Hisham (Al) Haddad, Marshall University

Edward Curtis, Marshall University

Jeremiah Bragg, Marshall University

 

 

 

FINDING AND DEVELOPING RESEARCH EXPERIENCES FOR UNDERGRADUATES IN THE SMALL COLLEGE SETTING …..94

Gary Bard, Taylor University Fort Wayne

Dave Berque, Depauw University

Herb Dershem, Hope College