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WWU’s Moushumi Sharmin, Students Building the ‘MyQuitPal’ Smoking-Cessation System

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 10:37am

As part of her research focus on Human-Centered Technology, Western Washington University Assistant Professor of Computer Science Moushumi Sharmin and her students have completed a prototype design for “MyQuitPal,” a smartphone-based smoking-cessation system that integrates technology similar to that in a Fitbit to help track user’s data and assist them in quitting smoking.

WWU Awarded $1.6M to Increase Capacity for Computer Science Degrees

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 10:26am

Also Will Develop New Program Offering Computer Science Teaching Certification

Western Washington University has been awarded $1.6 million in funding to expand capacity for students seeking computer science degrees as well as develop a new program offering computer science teaching certification.