Michael P. Conlon

Computer Science Department
252 Advanced Technology and Science Hall
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania 16057-1326
(724) 738-2143

My Gnu Privacy Guard (GPG) public key

Ph.D., Engineering Science (Computer Engineering), Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY, 1995

M.S., Computer Science, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY, 1983

M.A./L.S., (Master of Arts in Liberal Studies), State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY, 1973

B.S., Mathematics/Secondary Education, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1970

High School, St. Dominic's High School, Oyster Bay, NY, 1966

Office hours:

Spring semester, 2014: As indicated below, or by appointment.








1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.


10:30 a.m.-12:00 m.


Note that I do not have regular office hours during exam weeks, Christmas break, the summer, or other times when classes are not in session. If you need to see me during such times, send me an email to request an appointment. Note, however, that I may not check my email regularly during breaks and vacations. I almost never check voicemail during breaks and vacations.

Why should you come to Slippery Rock University to study computing?

What is the ACM Code of Ethics?

Top ten reasons not to print your project just before class

Courses -- Spring, 2014

Course Number Course Name Syllabus
CpSc 110 Computer Concepts Web page Printable
CpSc 130 Introduction to Programming and Information Systems Web page Printable
CpSc 207Shell Commands and Scripting Web page Printable

Courses -- Fall, 2014

Course Number Course Name Syllabus
On sabbatical with Crawford County Library System, Meadville, PA

Other Courses I Have Taught at SRU

Links below reference syllabi from previous semesters.
Calendar, texts, topics, and class rules are likely to change
when/if I teach the course again.

Course Number Course Name Syllabus
CpSc 140 Introduction to Programming Web page Printable
CpSc 144 Fortran
(no longer offered)
Web page Printable
CpSc 150
(now CpSc 246)
Advanced Programming Principles Web page  
CpSc 210Productivity Software Web page Printable
CpSc 217Structured and Dynamic Web Programming Web page Printable
CpSc 236 Selected Computer Languages: Python Web page  
CpSc 350 Principles of Concurrent Programming and Operating Systems Web page  
CpSc 365
Mgmt 365
Management Information Systems Web page Printable
CpSc 413 Systems Analysis Web page Printable
CpSc 423 Computer Networks Web page Printable
CpSc 443 Software Project Management Web page  
IndS 101FYRST Seminar Web page  


Professional Interests

Things I Used to Do

These are things I used to do for a living:

But really, folks...

Hobbies, etc.

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Date Last Modified: March 6, 2014

Webmaster: michael conlon at sru edu (Replace the spaces with periods and the "at" with the unit price sign to get my email address.)