Mark Armstrong

Senior Lecturer


Areas of Interest:

Computer Science Education

Artificial Intelligence

Office:  Petty 153

Office Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 11am-12pm, Tuesdays 2pm-3pm, and by appointment



Fall 2016


CSC 130 – Introduction to Computer Science

CSC 261 – Computer Organization and Assembly Language


Assessment Coordinator

Advising Coordinator

Honors College Liaison

Undergraduate Committee Member

·         “Computer Science is no more about computers than Astronomy is about the telescope.” Edsger W. Dijkstra


·         “Two years from now, spam will be solved.”– Bill Gates, 2004


·         “The problem of viruses is temporary and will be solved in two years.”– John McAfee, 1988


·         “Computer viruses are an urban legend.”– Peter Norton, 1988


·         “I don’t know what the language of the year 2000 will look like, but I know it will be called Fortran.”– CA Hoare, 1982


·         “In the future, computers may weigh no more than 1.5 tons.”– Popular mechanics, 1949