2017 A. Nico Habermann Award

Congratulations to Carol Frieze, the director of Women@SCS and SCS4ALL, for receiving the 2017 A. Nico Habermann Award for her sustained, successful efforts to promote diversity in computer science! Read more about it here.


The Western and Central Pennsylvania/West Virginia Community Award for Aspirations in Computing event is coming up on April 8th. The event is a collaborative effort by dedicated volunteers, including many from CMU. CMU undergrad Rachel Holladay and CMU Assistant Professor Claire Le Goues will be on a panel at the event, which will honor 23 local high school girls.

Interview with Professor Jennifer Mankoff

Women@SCS conducted a faculty interview with Professor Jennifer Mankoff, a professor in the HCII. Read our full interview here!


TechNights, a program focused on exposing middle school girls to creative technologies, started back up again in February. Using computer animation, web design, programming, robotics, and interactive medias, we hope to engage a future generation of women in technology.