By: Tracy Camp, CRA-W Member In: January 2016, Vol. 28/No.1 / The 2015 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC) was the largest-ever gathering of women technologists. GHC 2015 was held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas, from October 14 -16, 2015. Following the trend of recent years, the size of the conference dramatically increased once […]
Slides from the Grad Cohort 2015 Workshop. Session addresses the main differences in career options and in graduate studies between a Master’s degree and PhD degree. Topics include realistic goals and expectations for each degree and various strategies for deciding which degree to pursue.
View the program from the Grad Cohort 2015 workshop. Includes sessions, speakers, and information on the location of the 2015 workshop.
On November 20-22, 2015, over 20 students from 4 different universities in Puerto Rico and 9 students from 6 different universities in the US gathered in San Juan, Puerto Rico for the Biomedical Data Science Workshop (BDSW). The workshop was sponsored by the CRA-W and the CDC through their Discipline Specific Workshops Program and designed to […]
The 2015 Southeast Women in Computing Conference, an ACM-W Celebration, strives to bring together women at different levels in academia, industry, research and government to promote the recruitment, retention and progression of women in computing and technology related fields that lack diversity in the national work force.
Congratulations to Morgan Buford! Pervasive Systems for Elder Care at The University of Alabama Morgan Buford, Valarie Sheffey, and Omar White worked as a team this summer during their DREU Experience to design a voice-activated home automation app to work with Cortana on a Windows phone. The purpose of the project was to assist […]