Women in Computing Club

Ada, Women in Computing Club

Advisor Name:  Blanca Polo

Email   blanca@hawaii.edu

Room   DA-210

Extension  319

PURPOSE and REQUIREMENTS

The Chapter of ACM-W is organized and will be operated exclusively for educational and scientific purposes to promote the following:
 
a. ​An increased knowledge of and greater interest in the contributions of women in the science, design, development, construction, languages, management, and applications of modern computing.
 
b. ​Improvement of the learning and working environments of women in computing.
 
c. ​Increased recruitment and retention of women in computing throughout the pipeline including activities for girls in K-12, undergraduate and graduate students, and professionals.
 
d. ​A means of communication between persons having an interest in computing and women in computing.

Ada-WIC is targeted towards students pursuing careers in technology (computer science, digital media, etc.), but the club is open to all persons interested in issues relating to women's role in technology.

Category:

Educational

Academic

Social

Professional

Affiliated with: Association for Computing Machinery's Committee on Women in Computing