Hiram College

Oberta A. Slotterbeck, professor of computer science, is on sabbatical this term studying computer security. A few weeks ago she attended the Special Interest Group in Computer Science Education 2008 in Portland, OR. While there she heard many interesting papers, acted as a judge in the Undergraduate Research Contest, and participated in two workshops entitled “Secure Programming” and “Securing Web Applications.”

The week of April 13, Slotterbeck attended the International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium 2008 in Miami, FL, and participated in another workshop, “Security in Systems and Networks” to further her work in computer security.