Google Bearcat Coders
Google is helping ACM-W give back to the community by funding the Bearcat Coders program to serve as project mentors for Hughes STEM Students. Volunteers can sign up to join a Bearcat Coders team to go over to Hughes High School and mentor students.
TBD - Look out for "Orientation" meeting announcements in a few weeks!
Hughes High School (across the street from UC, on Clifton Ave.)
How to get involved:
Look out for Orientation meeting announcements in a few weeks! Note: The volunteering counts towards Cincinnatus hours
. Anyone can volunteer because No programming knowledge is required!
ACM-W is hosting Fortune 500 companies to network with students, the two weeks prior to the fall career fair. Visit our calendar to get more details on the dates, locations and other details. This is a great chance to get to know companies and employees prior to the career fair!
How to get involved:
Come to the the events and bring your friends! We will provide a professional development session prior to the career fair to help you revise your resume and learn how to navigate the event.
Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing
The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC) is the World's Largest gathering of Women Technologists.
It is produced by the Anita Borg Institute and presented in partnership with ACM. To read more about GHC, visit their website
ACM-W Executives will be attending the conference this year!
All of the experiences and information learned will be shared with ACM-W members shortly after the conference.
October 18th - 21st, 2016
Tri-State Women in Computing Conference
Purpose: Microsoft Corporation partnered with UC ACM-W to host DigiGirlz day. During the event, high school students interacted with Microsoft employees and managers and University of Cincinnati staff and students to gain exposure to careers in business and technology and to get an inside look at what it’s like to work in the computing industry.
Participants: Approximately 100 people: 50-60 high school students from inner-city schools, 20 college students (volunteers), 20 faculty members /Microsoft reps. /UC Staff
How to get involved: Sign up to volunteer! Note: The volunteering counts towards Cincinnatus hours.
TRIWiC is an opportunity for young women to explore careers in IT, to network with other young women and to meet possible mentors. TRIWiC hopes to encourage women to complete their studies in computing by exploring careers and meeting women leaders from business, industry and academia. To read more about TRIWiC or to attend, visit their website
February 9-10, 2018
Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center at the University of Cincinnati