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IT Night at the Spikes

The second IT Night at the Spikes was a huge success, with a total of 859 people (including 362 staff) registered for the August 8 Spikes game. Along with a great view of Mount Nittany and a Spikes win, those attending enjoyed a picnic buffet, great conversations, and a lot of laughs.

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IBM Watson featured during recent AI Immersion Series Workshop

IBM Workshop
The Institute for Computational and Data Sciences, Penn State IT and the Nittany AI Alliance continued the AI Immersion Series for students, faculty and researchers during a two-day workshop featuring IBM. The workshop, held Nov. 13–14, was the second in a series designed to offer the Penn State community unique opportunities to learn the latest in AI and machine learning tools. Future workshops will feature Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.

Alumnus helping to give athletes a philanthropic platform

Dave Costlow - speech
“Where your talents and the needs of the world cross, there lies your vocation.” This quote by Aristotle is what drives David Costlow, Penn State class of 2003, in his career. He has found a way to blend his background as an athlete, the tech skills he learned in the College of Information Sciences and Technology, and his passion for helping others — and is earning a living doing it.