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<.ICS>: Innovation in Computer Science

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Innovation for a smarter world

The Upper-Class <.ICS>: Innovation in Computer Science Living-Learning Community was created to inspire the solutions to technical and socially relevant problems that impact the world we live in.

This LLC is for upper-class students who seek to blend applied and theoretical aspects of computation, robotics, data sciences, bioinformatics, computer science, mathematics, electrical and computer engineering.

Explore software and hardware, be innovative, and solve problems that challenge our society. This LLC will fuel an innovative spark amongst community members. <.ICS> is sponsored by the Kennedy College of Sciences and the Francis College of Engineering.

As a result of living in the Upper-Class <.ICS>: Innovation in Computer Science Living-Learning Community, students will have the opportunity to…

  • Apply problem-solving skills to generate innovative solutions to issues related to technology and science.
  • Develop communication strategies that will support personal development.
  • Examine ethical responsibilities of both Computer Scientists and Engineers.


Tom Wilkes | Visiting Faculty Lecturer, Computer Science, Kennedy College of Science

How To Sign Up

Applying to a Living-Learning Community is free and easy:

  1. Visit the Online Housing Portal and click on the housing application form.
  2. Select the Living-Learning Community you wish to apply for and answer a few short answer questions on the "Living-Learning Community Selection" page of the housing application.
  3. Invitations to participate in the LLC will be extended via email to applicants based on application answers and availability.
  4. Select your room in the Living-Learning Community on LLC Room Selection Day.