New York, N.Y. — A new course is being offered via the SUNY Learning Network. The State University of New York (SUNY) has established one the most advanced distance learning network in the country. The course title is “Intro. to Computational Science.” The instructor is Osman Yasar, Professor and Chair of the Department of Computational Science at SUNY. For more information about this course, visit http://sln.suny.edu/sln or http://www.cps.brockport.edu .
The SUNY Learning Network started with 8 courses 1995-1996. There were 34 courses offered in the 1996-1997, 180 offered in 1997-1998 and 460 courses offered in 1998-1999! This growth in the course portfolio is representative of the plans to expand the SLN within the SUNY System and there is always great enthusiasm for new campuses to participate in the program.