Fall 2015

Welcome to TechNights!
Free Weekly Workshops for Middle School Girls

An outreach program from Women@SCS
School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University

See the *TechNights Movie*

Download our TechNights Poster (jpg)


ACM's Top 10 Reasons to Major in Computing

Fun math/CS related books (some online) for kids (young and old):

  • Codecrafter by Erica Sandbothe. "Codecrafter is set in a world where spells are software, magic is programmed, and one girl must use all of her skill to outwit an enemy bent on her destruction." More information
  • The Number Devil by Hans Magnus Enzensberger
  • Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality by Eliezer Yudkowsky
  • CS4fn Computer Science for Fun: lots of Math/CS Problem Solving Activities
  • Computer Science Unplugged: CS Concepts, Problem Solving and Activities,

Leap@CMU (formerly Andrew's Leap)

University of Pittsburgh's Technology Leadership Initiative:

  • Tech Divaz Summmer Camp
  • High School Academy Summer Camp

Hive Pittsburgh Digital Learning Resources

More Carnegie Mellon Outreach Programs: Leonard Gelfand Center


K-12 Programs (Carnegie Mellon and Elsewhere)

Useful Websites




2014 Fall Program and Photos

2014 Spring Program and Photos

2013 Fall Program and Photos

2013 Spring Program and Photos

2012 Program and Photos

2011 Program and Photos