Computer Science Department
Five Computer Science Majors travel to STARS Leadership Conference
Five of the Computer Science Department's women traveled to Atlanta, GA, August 11-14, 2016. The women attended the STARS Celebration Leadership Conference with three hundred additional STARS (link: http://www.starscelebration.org/2016/) students and faculty members from across the United States. Dr. Gloria Townsend served on the program committee and gave a faculty talk about recruiting and retaining women in computing. Miranda Neville, Justine Clarke, Devon Mensching, and Ama Sefa-Dapaah assisted in the talk. The four students also delivered their own talks in a separate student track for the conference.
Devon and Ama: "How to Organize a Peer Mentor Program"
Miranda: "Having Your Organizational Cake and Eat It Too – Making Efficiency Your Friend"
Justine: " Resource to Improve (Our) Computational Thinking"