Go to this year's CS Fair

December 10, 2021 | 1:10 PM to 4:20 PM

CS Fair

A Showcase of Student Projects

The CS Fair is a UVM event which provides Computer Science students the opportunity to display web, app, and other computer related projects for the chance to win up to $300 in UVM gift cards. This year the CS Fair will be held December 10th in the Davis Center's Grand Maple Ballroom.

Registration opens on October 15, 2021 and closes on November 29.

Total Projects: 63 Total Students: 97

Advanced App Projects (CS 2xx/3xx level) (7 projects, 15 students)

1st Place $300 (300)

Starter Pack by Joseph Wills, Maggie Lucas, Lucia Carrera, Emily Faherty

2rd Place $200 (200)

SwiftSplit by Austin Block, Landon Cayia

3rd Place $100 (100)

Vulkan Engine by Alex Silence, Jackie Urbani

Advanced Machine Learning Projects (CS 2xx/3xx level) (3 projects, 7 students)

1st Place $300 (210)

AI Mask Detection by Shaurya Swami, Zunyi Liao, Parisa Suchdev, Benjamin Alpert

2rd Place $200 (140)

Political Bill Summary Classification by Mitchell Joseph, Maia Austin

3rd Place $100 (70)

LoveBot by Jason Stillerman

Advanced Projects (CS 2xx/3xx level) (4 projects, 7 students)

1st Place $300 (210)

Multiplayer Games - Network Framework by Robby Beattie

2rd Place $200 (140)

Untitled Project by Joseph Wills, Austin Lee

3rd Place $100 (70)

Calenderide by Parisa Suchdev, Muhammad Junaid Khan

Research Projects (independent research projects e.g. part of thesis or dissertation) (3 projects, 3 students)

1st Place $300 (90)

Identifying a Digital Phenotype of High-Risk COVID-19 Interactions by Bryn Loftness

2rd Place $200 (60)

Deep Fake Spread - Agent Based Modeling of Video Spread Across Social Networks through Race and Gender by Alex Friedrichsen

3rd Place $100 (30)


Intermediate Programming Projects (CS 121 and 1xx level) (12 projects, 20 students)

1st Place $300 (300)

Raspberry Fly by Eli Smith, Matthew Gaetano, Sam Langdon

2rd Place $200 (200)

Box Chase by Andrew Richter

3rd Place $100 (100)

Fishy Business by Ken Liu, Ty Allembert, Nate Lalor

Intermediate Web Design (CS 142 or 148 level) (8 projects, 12 students)

1st Place $300 (300)

fELLowship by Veronika Potter, Ken Liu

2rd Place $200 (200)

Database Project by Lucia Carrera, Lukas Kopacki, Oscar Lonaeus

3rd Place $100 (100)

Anonymous Admirers by Kevin Cuellar, Stasha Medeiros

Beginner Programming (CS 21 level) (17 projects, 22 students)

1st Place $300 (300)

Connect 4! by Emily Ninestein, Allyson Turner

tied for 1st

Sales & Marketing Database by Dominic Gasperini

2rd Place $200 (200)

Chess in Python by Hayden Collins

3rd Place $100 (100)

Minesweeper by Catie Crowell, Amanda Arnold

Beginner Web Design (CS 8 level) (9 projects, 11 students)

1st Place $300 (300)

Donut Shop Website by Evan Rohan, Will Herrera

2rd Place $200 (200)

RNTR by Noel Desmarais

3rd Place $100 (100)

Final Project Website by Anna Dysinger

People's Choice Award

1st Place $300

How Can I Help? by Emma Downing

2nd Place $200

Art Portfolio by India Davis

3rd Place $100

Saving the Bees by Stephanie Godes

*Prizes will be announced at the conclusion of the fair. Prize amounts are subject to change based on funding. You may pick your gift card from Penni French Innovation E220 during normal business hours.


  1. All Participants must have been enrolled in a Computer Science course at UVM or be an active CS or Data Science, Major or Minor during the 2021 calendar year (Jan to Dec).
  2. All Participants must be currently enrolled as a UVM student in the semester the CS Fair is being held.
  3. Projects
    • Group or individual projects are allowed.
    • Course projects are allowed (the more unique they are from your classmates' the higher your chances of getting in and winning).
    • Non course projects are highly encouraged (i.e., something you did on your own).
    • You may enter more than one project but you cannot present more than one project in a time slot. It is your responsibility to confirm you have not been assigned to present more than one project at a time.
    • Registration does not guarantee your project will be accepted.
  4. Code should be original or clearly documented if code is not yours.
  5. All entries must be present at their booth. We will provide space on a table, but you need to provide a laptop (with a good battery power should be available) and/or other display (e.g., poster).
  6. You are eligible to win only one competitive prize, you may forfeit a lower prize.
  7. Prize amounts may be reduced when there are less than 10 projects in a category as shown in () next to the prize amount.
  8. Unclaimed prizes will be forfeited after the second week of the spring semester.
  9. Electronic Gift cards will be be emailed to you the week after the CS Fair.
  10. UVM monetary prize policy.
  11. All entries allow us to use photos and videos for promotional material.
  12. All entries must be received by November 12, 2021 in order to receive a t-shirt. T-Shirts not picked up by December 6, 2021 are forfeited to a first come first serve.
  13. Violation of the rules will result in disqualification.
  14. Rules are subject to change