Winter 2014/Spring 2015

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Diversity/Careers Winter 2014/Spring 2015 Issue

Hispanics in engineering
African Americans in IT
IT internships & co-ops
Engineering grad programs
Careers in CS & software
Government & defense jobs
New leader at NSBE
Bernard Harris STEM ed
Jeep Cherokee team
Grace Hopper celebration

Diversity in action
Saluting our Schools
News & Views
Veterans in action


Schedules change frequently. Please confirm all dates and locations before making plans.


Grace Hopper celebration of women in computing (India) will be held at the Lalit Ashok Hotel in Bangalore, India on November 19-21. For more details, visit gracehopper.org.in.

Hispanic IT Executive Council (HITEC) holds its fourth-quarter executive summit and HITEC 100 awards gala November 20-21 in Silicon Valley, CA. Details and info at www.hitecglobal.org.


BEYA STEM global competitiveness conference is scheduled for February 5-7 at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC. Visit www.beya.org for additional info.

ACM Richard Tapia celebration of diversity in computing takes place in Boston, MA February 18-21. The theme is “diversity at scale.” For details, go to www.tapiaconference.org.

OCWiC Ohio celebration of women in computing takes place at the Lodge at Sawmill Creek Resort February 20-21. For more information, see www.ocwic.org.

MinneWIC upper Midwest celebration of women in computing is scheduled February 20-21 at the University of Minnesota. For more info, contact Maria Gini at gini@cs.umn.edu.

National Engineers Week Foundation holds events nationwide for national engineers week February 22-28. See www.discovere.org for further details.

CAPWiC Capital Region celebration of women in computing is at James Madison University in Richmond, VA on February 27-28. Check capwic.org for details.

INWiC Indiana celebration of women in computing is slated for February 27-28. Details as they become available at inwic.tech.purdue.edu.

MICWiC Michigan celebration of women in computing takes place on March 20-21. Details TBA at www.cse.msu.edu/micwic.

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is holding its annual convention, “reimagining your future,” in Anaheim, CA on March 26- 29. Details at www.nsbe.org.

Women in cybersecurity conference will be held March 27-28 at the Atlanta Airport Marriott, Atlanta, GA. For additional information, go to www.csc.tntech.edu/wicys.

KYCC-WiC Kentucky Community College – women in computing will be held April 10-11. For the latest updates, see kycc-wic.com.

NYCWiC New York celebration of women in computing is scheduled for April 17-18 at the Crowne Plaza Syracuse. More details available at nycwic.acm.org.

Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology holds its women of vision awards banquet May 9 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA. More information at women-of-vision.org.

WTS stages its annual conference at the Sheraton Society Hill Hotel in Philadelphia, PA on May 14. Info at www.wtsinternational.org.

Women in Engineering Programs and Advocates Network (WEPAN) convenes its 2015 change leader forum: transforming culture in engineering education June 9-11 at Omni Interlocken Hotel in Broomfield, CO. Click to www.wepan.org.

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