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2008 Conference
The 2008 Tenth Annual CCSC-NW Conference was held October 10 & 11, 2008 at Southern Oregon University in Ashland, Oregon
Final Program
The Final Program and Presenter Slides for paper presentations, tutorials, and panel sessions
Student Posters
Congratulations to all the students who entered the Student Poster Session and competition
Partner Information
We would like to thank the following partners who helped support the conference
2008 Committee
Many thanks to the volunteers serving on the 2008 Conference Steering Committee

Presenter Slides

Tenth Annual CCSC Northwestern Regional Conference

The following presenters have agreed to share the slides from their presentations made during the 2008 conference. Note: Most slides are posted as PDF files. The 2008 conference's final program is also available.


The Use of Unfamiliar Words: Writing and CS Education (as power point)
Katrin Becker, University of Calgary - Alberta

Introduction to the OpenGL Shading Language
David A. Wolff, Pacific Lutheran University

Curriculum: A Computer Science Approach to Curriculum Management
Bob Lewis, Washington State University, Tri-Cities

A Cautionary Tale: False Efficiencies in the Traveling Salesman Problem
Tim Rolfe, Eastern Washington University

The Content and Role of the Computer Graphics Course in the Liberal Arts (Panel)
Jenny Orr, Willamette University

Designing a Collaborative Cross-Campus Airport (or Other Transit) Simulation Project
Robert Bryant, Gonzaga University
Pamela Drake, Clark College
Shereen Khoja, Pacific University
Jenny Orr, Willamette University

Finding Your Bot-Mate: Criteria for Evaluating Robot kits for Use in Undergraduate Computer Science Education
Isaac Overcast, The Evergreen State College
Richard Weiss, The Evergreen State College

WANTED: Trained Security Specialists
Brent Wilson, George Fox University