1997-September 26-27-Fourth

 

RECRUITING AND RETAINING FEMALE STUDENTS

IN COMPUTER SCIENCE: A MARKETING APPROACH …..6

David Ballew, Western Illinois University

Judy Brown, Western Illinois University

Matt Chada

Kyle Feikert

Ryan Martinez

Amy Smith

Jean Matthews

Angela Percival

Heather Rodgers

 

THE RETREAD COMPUTER SCIENCE PROFESSOR AT THE SMALL COLLEGE. …..14

Curt M. White, Dominican University

 

USING THE WEB IN TEACHING …..20

William Myers, Belmont Abbey College

Kevin Treu, Furman University

William Mitchell, Louisiana State University in Shreveport

Ingrid Russell, University of Hartford

 

ACTIVE AND GROUP LEARNING TECHNIQUES IN THE CLASSROOM …..22

Jeffrey J. McConnell, Canisius College

 

TEACHING OBJECT-ORIENTED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT WITH JAVA …..25

Billy B. L. Lim, Illinois State University

 

WEBIMAGEN: A MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATION GENERATOR …..33

Nathan Bax, Illinois State University

Janet Hartman, Illinois State University

Dean Parke, Illinois State University

Dean Sanders, Illinois State University

Luann Stemler, Illinois State University

Xm Xia, Illinois State University

 

 

XHOSA ON THE WEB …..43

David Barber, Ford Motor Company

Martha O’Kennon, Albion College

 

GETTING STARTED IN CS EDUCATION RESEARCH …..49

Marian Petre, Open University

 

 

GEOMETRIC COMPUTING IN THE UNDERGRADUATE COMPUTER SCIENCE

CURRICULA …..50

John L. Lowther, Michigan Technological University

Ching-Kuang Shene, Michigan Technological University

 

A THEMATIC APPROACH TO THE COMPUTER FUNDAMENTALS COURSE  …..62

John P. Bonomo, St. Mary’s University of Minnesota

 

VISUAL BASIC AND FILE PROCESSING GO TO THE MOVIES OR HOW TO FIND A HOME FOR VISUAL BASIC IN THE CS MAJOR …..68

Ralph Bravaco, Stonehill College

 

DISTANCE EDUCATION, WEB-BASED COURSES, AND SMART CLASSROOM

TEACHING …..73

Netiva Caftori

Robert Nigohosian

Marcin Paprzycki

 

TRENDS: INTERNATIONALIZATION …..75

Janet L. Kourik, Webster University

 

THE ADVANTAGES OF NOTEBOOK COMPUTERS IN THE CURIUCULUM: A REPORT ON RESEARCH FINDINGS …..77

Roger Von Hoizen, Northwest Missouri State University

Phillip P. Heeler, Northwest Missouri State University

 

ACTING OUT ALGORITHMS: HOW AND WHY IT WORKS …..83

Ann E. Fleury, Aurora University

 

ASYNCHRONOUS AND SYNCHRONOUS COMMUNICATION: A VIRTUAL

CLASSROOM …..91

Jennie L. Mitchell, CPA/CMA, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College

 

ULTIMATE RESPONSIBILITY: ETHICS QUESTIONS ABOUT COMPUTERS IN OUR SCHOOLS …..104

Florence Appel, St. Xavier University

Elizabeth Buchanan, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Netiva Caftori, Northeastern Illinois University

 

USING WORLD WIDE WEB TECHNOLOGY IN SUPPORT OF UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION …..105

Robert J. McGlinn, Southern Illinois University

Greg A. Wade, Southern Illinois University