CONWAY, Ark. (April 27, 2018) – Four Hendrix College students
attended the 16th annual - Mid-South Conference April 6-7, 2018, at
Christian Brothers University in Memphis, Tenn.
Three of the
students delivered oral presentations about their research. Eric Huynh ’18 presented
“Using ORB Features as Instance Representations of Neighbor-Based Machine
Learning Algorithms.” Anna Holmes ’18 presented “Randomly Generating,
Simulating, and Programmatically Evaluating Card Games.” Bosco Ndemeye ’18 presented
“A Bi-Directional GUI for Manipulating Diagrams.”
In addition to
these research presentations, the team of Kate Sanders ’20, Holmes, and Huynh
won second place in the programming competition.
The students were
accompanied by Computer Science faculty members Dr. Mark Goadrich, Dr. Brent
Yorgey, and Dr. Gabriel Ferrer, chair of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science.
About Hendrix College
A private liberal arts college in Conway, Arkansas, Hendrix
College consistently earns recognition as one of the country’s leading liberal
arts institutions, and is featured in Colleges That Change Lives: 40
Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges. Its academic
quality and rigor, innovation, and value have established Hendrix as a fixture
in numerous college guides, lists, and rankings. Founded in 1876, Hendrix has
been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. To learn more,