Events

First Semester Meeting this Wednesday (9/10) at 7pm!

Join AWC for our first official meeting of the semester! We will be giving a quick presentation on what AWC is (for those of you who may have just joined), announce winners of the swag baskets from Gobblerfest/Freshmen O-Show, and then have some icebreakers. We are expecting Carol Lee donuts and hopefully Campus Cookies as […]

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Personal Finance: Retirement (Last Meeting of the Semester!)

I know what you are thinking. Retirement planning at 20? Yes! Come to learn how you can start saving for retirement now to maximize your time and money in the long run. Work smarter, not harder! The meeting is Tuesday, April 29 at 7pm in McBryde 110. Food will be provided, as always. 🙂

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Successful Women in Computing Day 2014!

On Friday April 11, the VT Chapter of The Association for Women in Computing held the 16th Annual Women in Computing Day, bringing in over 50 middle school girls to find out why they should major in Computer Science. Special thanks for making this another successful year go out to the WIC day co-chairs Callie […]

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Dr. Kavanaugh Tech Talk: Designing for Community Engagement: Local News Aggregation and Social Interaction

Join the AWC in inviting Dr. Kavanaugh in her technical talk Designing for Community Engagement: Local News Aggregation and Social Interaction. We will be meeting Tuesday, April 15 at 7pm in McBryde 110. As always, food will be provided. How can social software together with network analysis and data mining help to harness and model these myriad […]

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New AWC Officers!

The AWC is pleased to announce the election of new officers for the 2014-2015 academic year: President: Marina Kiselva Vice President: Laxmi Patha Treasurer: Kara Vaillancourt Code Jam Organizer : Christina Olk The AWC looks forward to the new officers terms!

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Meetings

General Meeting April 1, 7pm – Women in Computing Day Information

There will be a general meeting next Tuesday, April 1 at 7pm in McBryde 110. We will be discussing Women in Computing Day so if you are interested in helping, stop by and learn more! Women in Computing Day is an event that the Association for Women in Computing (AWC) hosts every year in April. […]

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Collegiate Times article on Women in CS at VT

Congratulations on the shout-out to Jackie Falatko, AWC President pro tempore! She’s been doing such fantastic work this year, keeping all the wheels greased. The AWC is very proud of her. Also props go out to Laura Avakian, one of the Department’s ambassadors. Link to the Collegiate Times article

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Self-Defense Class

When: 6:00 PM On: Tuesday, March 18 Where: Residential Life Resource Office at Dietrick Hall The AWC is attending a self defense session hosted by the Virginia Tech Police Department. This will include practical and applied skills that everyone should know! Please RSVP at our survey or by scanning the QR code at the bottom […]

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Dr. Tatar: The Girl’s Guide to Democracy and Technology

Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 Time: 7:00pm Where: MCB 110 Description: Our own faculty advisor, Dr. Deborah Tatar, was in Denmark last semester working on her book, A Girl’s Guide to Democracy and Technology. Come hear about (and possibly influence!) a book in the making. Dr. Deborah Tatar is Associate Professor of Computer Science and, […]

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AWC Meeting – Career Fair Preparation

When: Tuesday, Feb 11 at 7pm Where: McBryde 110 At the next AWC meeting, we will be discussing general tips for career fairs and interviews, resume review, how to write a cover letter and when to use it, LinkedIn profile creation and review, practice elevator speeches, go over what to wear, and answer any questions […]

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