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Grace Hopper Celebration 2018

Women@SCS is taking 40 students to the 2018 Grace Hopper Conference, including 4 Grace Hopper Scholarship winners and 4 DataVisor scholars. The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is the world's largest gathering of women technologists and will be held from Wednesday, September 26 through Friday, September 28, in Houston, Texas.

W@SCS Alumnae Panel

Join us for a panel of 5 W@SCS alums from 5 different companies on October 2nd at 5pm in GHC 4405! The panel will feature Alexandra Johnson from SigOpt, Margaret Schervish from APT, Jenny Liao from Google, Mopewa Ogundipe from Medium, Nivedita Chopra from Facebook.

Lenore Blum Resigns

Professor Lenore Blum resigned this past August, citing sexism in the workplace as the reason for her resignation. In this interview from NextPittsburgh, Lenore states that she wanted to take action to bring attention to this issue. She also describes the challenges that she and other female faculty members have faced.

Interview with Dilsun Kaynar

Women@SCS recently did an interview with Dilsun Kaynar to go with the February Student Faculty Lunch. This project is part of the Women@SCS Student-Faculty Lunch Series, through which we hope to encourage conversations between students and faculty. Read the full interview here!