Association for Computing Machinery
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is one of the premier professional societies for computing. We have an active student chapter that regularly holds meetings and activities on campus. Past events have included a variety of guest lectures and workshops, as well as movie and game nights.
The ACM room (Dunn Hall 147) is open for members to socialize, get help with assignments, etc. The chapter has a Facebook group called "Student ACM at UofM" at https://www.facebook.com/groups/memphisacm/.
For more information or to join the chapter, please contact one of the 2017-18 officers:
- President: McKittrick Swindle
- Vice President: Carrie Atkins
- Secretary: Rick DeSaussure
- Treasurer: Albert Nguyen
- Operations: Todd Chambers
- Webmaster: Ryan Wickman
Prof. Thomas Watson is the ACM faculty advisor.
Women in Computing Group
The Women in Computing Group was formed in 2016 to encourage and support women in computer science.
The group is based in Dunn Hall 300 and has a Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/909007092547837/.
For more information or to join, contact Brianna Frye.
nu11t3st3rs is our group for students interested in computer security. Members have done well in several regional and national security competitions. For more information or to join, contact Berkeley Willis.
True Bit Union Association
The True Bit Union Association (TBUA) caters to students interested in game development. For more information or to join, contact Ryan Wickman.
Graduate Student Association
The GSA encourages participation of master's and doctoral students in departmental activities. The current officers are: