2012 WA NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing
On March 17th 2012, twenty high school women from Washington state were honored at UW CSE with Awards for Aspirations in Computing from NCWIT, the National Center for Women & Information Technology. The event was organized by Edlab Group, UW CSE and Seattle Central Community College. Many thanks to Google for sponsoring this event!
We heard from the following inspiring speakers:
- Nicki Dell - Computer scientists can solve the world's biggest problems ( pdf)
- Ed Lazowska - Why Computer Science? ( pdf)
- Cheryl Platz - Parent/teacher discussion ( pdf)
Some resources to explore: