The Bachelor of Information Technology is a tightly integrated joint collaboration between Carleton University & Algonquin College; the collaboration is designed to offer programs centred around both providing students with both a practical experience and a solid theoretical background
CSIT on Canadian Museum of History Donor Wall for 2009 Interactive Exhibit Work
The Canadian Museum of History (in Gatineau, Quebec) is creating a new Donor Wall that will open in Spring; Professor Whitehead's contribution for the "Winnipeg General Strike" project to the museum, in the name of the school is being recognised on the wall. The wall will also have a digital component where visitors can search the names and see images of the donated artifacts and supported programs.
Network Technology Students win 1st Prize in Mayor's Cyber Challenge Cup
Lead by Algonquin Professor Robert Brandon, BIT's Network Technology students (Georges Ankenmann, Jason Reifstenzel, Joseph Mitchell, and John Morrison) beat out competition from the University of Ottawa, Carleton's Computer Science program, Algonquin College's Computer Systems Technician program, and La Cité, to come first place in Ottawa's Mayor's Cyber Challenge Cup. Their prize is a paid internship to some of the regions top cyber security firms.
BIT & HCI students attended Canadian Celebration of Women in Computing
Twenty BIT and HCI students attended the first Canadian Celebration of Women in Computing, held in Ottawa on January 22-23, 2016. They learned about computing outreach and skills development such as improving their presentations. Mixed into the program were discussions about being a women in this field. The students appreciated their many networking opportunities.