Computer Science Dept. Hosts High School Programming ContestFebruary 26, 1999
The Computer Science Department at Rowan University, Glassboro, will host the South Jersey High School
Programming Contest on Saturday, March 27, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Robinson Building.
Students from throughout South Jersey who were selected as winners in preliminary programming contests
held at community colleges will be invited to attend the event and compete for various prizes, including
computer hardware, software, and books, as well as scholarships to Rowan University. Prizes have been
donated by Microsoft, Executive Business Products, 3-COM and Addison-Wesley.
Now in its 13th year, the South Jersey High School Programming Contest is open to students from any high
school in South Jersey who have placed in the community college-level competition. Each year, about 60
students from 15 high schools take part in the finals at Rowan University.
Judges include faculty from the Rowan University Computer Science Department and computer experts from
For more information, contact Jerry Spencer at (609) 256-4732 or visit www.rowan.edu/cs/hsp1.htm.