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Birmingham-Southern College computer programming team wins competition

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Birmingham-Southern College's student computer programming team “The Transformers” won first place in Division II of the Association for Computer Machinery Southeastern Regional Programming Team competition.

The annual competition was held Oct. 12 at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical
University in Daytona Beach, Fla. Eighty-four teams from 40 Southeasterncolleges and universities participated. Division II included 31 teams from institutions that do not have graduate programs in computer science. The BSC “Transformers” team placed 15th out of 84 teams overall.Another BSC team “The Horde” placed 12th in Division II and 45th overall.

The BSC student teams are advised by BSC Assistant Professor of Computer Science Dr. Marietta Cameron and BSC Associate Professor of Computer Science Dr. Lewis Patterson.


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