Information for students in my current classes, and resources for college students.
Information about my current research projects.
Resources for K-12 CS education, and resources for promoting inclusion in CS.
(January 2020) Christine's paper "Creation of a virtual machine for a database class" is accepted for presentation at the CCSC-NE 2020 conference. This paper will be published in the Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges, 35(8), 2020.
(January 2020) Christine presented "A generic RDBMS schema for property graphs" as a Spotlight Talk and Poster Presentation at Northeast Database Day 2020.
(October 2019) Christine presented her paper "A case study in constructivist pedagogy in a computer organizaiton course." at FIE 2019. This paper was written in collaboration with Dr. Joan Ann Swanson. Read the paper, and download the corresponding course materials. The official version of this paper will be available through IEEE Explore.
(June 2019) Christine contributed a commentary on the Skidmore First-Year Experience Summer Reading.
(October 2018) Christine presented her paper "Experience with active learning and formative feedback for a SQL unit" at FIE 2018. Read the paper, and download the corresponding course materials. The official version of the paper is available on IEEE Explore.
(August 2018) Students (Esteban Acosta and John Litscher) from Christine's research group presented a poster during the Skidmore College Faculty Student Summer Research Program final presentations. Read the abstract.
My research areas are distributed data storage and computer science education. I teach computer systems courses and introductory computer science courses. Computer science is a useful and valuable area of study for everyone, and I engage in various outreach activities to encourage people to learn about computer science.
Please view my Curriculum Vitae for details about my professional background.
Office: Harder 204-B
Computer Science Department
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