Eighth Rocky Mountain October 15-16, 1999

Table of Contents

USING JAVA TO TEACH OPERATING SYSTEM CONCEPTS ..100

Greg Gagne, Westminster College

 

JAVA SECURITY AND HOW TO PLAY OUTSIDE THE JAVA SANDBOX ..114 Terry A. Scott, University of Northern Colorado

 

REPRESENTING FUNCTIONS WITH OBJECTS ..126

Aaron Gordon, Ph.D., Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

ACM GUIDELINES FOR ASSOCIATE AND CERTIFICATE LEVEL PROGRAMS

IN COMPUTER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ..131

Fay Cover, Pikes Peak Community College

 

A NEW APPROACH TO TEACHING OBJECT-ORIENTED CONCEPTS AND METHODOLOGY TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY STUDENTS ..133

Michael L. Davis, Colorado Technical University

 

COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ATHLETICS COMPLEMENTING EACH OTHER

..139

Charles M. Shub, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

 

CURRICULUM 2001: INTERIM REPORTFROM THE ACM/IEEE-CS TASK

FORCE ..145

Fay Cover, Pikes Peak Community College

Peter Isaacson, University of Northern Colorado

Bobbie Othmer, Westminster College of Salt Lake City

Pradip K Srimani, Colorado State University

 

GOING FROM HAIKU TO MASTERMIND: CSO USING JAVA IN A CLASS OF

DIVERSE STUDENTS ..150

Elizabeth Odekirk, University of Utah

 

TICKLE YOUR INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE CLASS .....164

Peter C. Isaacson, University of Northern Colorado

 

USING FINITE STATE MACHINES IN CS1 ..178

Jerry Schultz, Metropolitan State College of Denver

 

TUTORIAL ON THE TECHNOLOGY OF DISTANCE LEARNING ..185

John Sigle, LSU-Shreveport

William Mitchell, LSU-Shreveport

 

 

 

ENHANCING LEARNING IN COMPUTER SCIENCE USING MANIPULATIVES:

A HANDS-ON TUTORIAL ..188

David Leasure, Colorado Technical University

 

ROARANGE SYSTEM: USING CircuitMaker TO CREATE A SIMPLE

COMPUTER ..191

Christopher M. Lux, University of Northern Colorado

James E. Van Meer III, University of Northern Colorado

Wesley A. Hediger, University of Northern Colorado

 

USING TCL/TK TO IMPLEMENT A SIMPLE, VIRTUAL COMPUTER ....196 Christopher M. Lux, University of Northern Colorado

James Van Meer III, University of Northern Colorado

 

ELLIPSES, NORMAL LINES AND RELATED LOCUS PROBLEMS ..204

Tilak de Alwis, Southeastern Louisiana University

 

CREATING A TECHNOLOGICAL PRESENCE IN THE CLASSROOM ..216 Antonio M. Lopez, Jr., Loyola University

 

A JAVA FUNCTION VISUALIZER ..222

Herbert L. Dershem, Hope College

Daisy Erin Parker, College of William & Mary

Rebecca Weinhold, Kalamazoo College

 

PROJECT BASED C52 COURSE: INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE,

OOP, AND SOFTWARE ENGINEERING ..231

John Norton, Westminster College

Allen Leigh, Westminster College

 

USING THE WEB IN TEACHING ..238

Ernest Carey, Utah Valley State College

Greg Gagne, Westminster College of Salt Lake City

Aaron Gordon, Metropolitan State College of Denver

Terry Scott, University of Northern Colorado

 

AN INTERDISCIPLINARY COMPUTING PROJECT USING NEAR-PEER

METHODS WITH AN OUTREACH COMPONENT ..239

Mike Asoodeh, Southeastern Louisiana University

Carl Steidley, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi