Computer Science



Working one-on-one with award-winning faculty and creating unique research programs: our students are active, developing skills for industry and graduate school, and having fun! 

Prospective students: Please visit the department blog and contact Department Chair David Taylor ( to talk to faculty and students and sit in on classes

Department News 


Student research


New physics equipment

Faculty research

Math modeling success

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The MCSP Conversation Series features popular talks from our faculty as well as talks by students, alumni and special speakers from outside the college. Join us for interesting conversations about our favorite topics!
Link to Conversation Series schedule; Link to descriptions of past talks 

Dr. Robert Hudson: A Man of Character

Dr. Robert Hudson: A Man of Character

Dr. Robert Hudson, professor emeritus of physics, died in February 2015. He is remembered by students and alumni for his role in the classroom and for his Model T rides.

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Upcoming Events

MCSP Conversation Series

Thursday, April 9th @ 7:00 p.m.
Trexler Hall, Room 372
Mr. Timothy Balint, Roanoke College Alumnus
Title:  "Making Cortana's Friends: Embodying Video Game Characters?"