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ClojureBridge: 1-day Functional Programming Workshop

ClojureBridge is a free 1-day beginner-friendly programming workshop aimed at increasing the participation of women, non-binary folks and people of color in computer science. It will be held at Smith College, on Saturday April 29th, 2017 with a required installfest on Friday April 28th, 2017 in the evening. The workshop is intended both for those [ >> more ]

April 20th, 2017 · Tags: Conference, Events, Student Activities

Women in Data Science Conference 2/3/17

From: Martha Hoopes <>
Date: Tue, Jan 17, 2017 at 9:52 PM
Subject: WiDS Western Massachusetts, February 3, 2017, 11:00am to 5:30pm in Gamble
To: DataScience Faculty Group Distribution List <>
Hi all,
We are very excited to announce that we will be hosting a Women in Data Science (WiDS) livestream on Feb 3. Stanford has set up [ >> more ]

January 23rd, 2017 · Tags: Conference

Edge Conference for Women in Mathematics

Information about EDGE 2017
The 2017 EDGE summer session will be held June 5 – June 30, 2017 at Mills College in Oakland, CA. The local coordinator is Maia Averett (Mills College). Participants receive a $3000 stipend plus travel, room and board. The application deadline for the program is Friday, March 3, 2017. Participants to the program will be announced in mid-April.
See for more information
Ami Radunskaya & Ulrica Wilson, Co-Directors

January 15th, 2017 · Tags: Conference

If you missed the MIT Hacking Arts conference…

You can now sign up on and watch the panels!
Go to to start on

December 13th, 2016 · Tags: Art Show, Conference, Events

Superconversations: Machines that Matter, 12/11 & 12/12, NYC

Superconversations: Machines that Matter brings together a range of thinkers and artists concerned with the intersection of technology and immanence, questioning the logic of vitalism while developing that of mechanism. The symposium builds upon several themes from e-flux’s Supercommunity / Superconversations project for the 56th Venice Biennale and forms the final installment of The New [ >> more ]

December 1st, 2015 · Tags: Art Show, Conference

Students going to Grace Hopper 15

Good luck to Alice, Ashley, Elyse, Giovanna, Lujun, Mariem, Ren, and Youyou who are on their way to the Grace Hopper conference, which takes place in Houston, TX, this year. Grace Hopper is the largest technical conference for women in computing. Some stats on the conference, gleaned from their Web site: GHC 2015 has grown [ >> more ]

October 13th, 2015 · Tags: Conference, Events

Grace Hopper Conference Travel Funds

Now that the registration for the Grace Hopper conference ( is officially closed, you may have registered for the conference but may find yourself short of travel funds.
The CS Department has some funds for students to attend the Grace Hopper conference.  See the attached pdf for more information.

June 29th, 2015 · Tags: Conference

Opportunity for all-expenses paid trip to Women in Tech summit.

Lucy Chikwetu, ’13,  contacted us with an opportunity for two students to go to a Women in Tech summit that will take place 17-18 July in San Diego.
The first 2 students to send me ( an email before tonight 11:59 p.m. EST, 6/29/15,  will have their name forwarded to Lucy.
Lucy’s message:  “I am interning at Qualcomm, [ >> more ]

June 29th, 2015 · Tags: Conference

Deadline for New England Undergraduate Computing Symposium March 9 @ 7 p.m.!

Dear Computer Science students,
You are invited to participate in the sixth annual New England Undergraduate Computing Symposium on Saturday 4/11/2015 from 10am-5pm at the Photonics Lab in Boston University.  
This free event gives you the opportunity to give a demo of a project you’ve worked on anytime in the past year and/or to present a [ >> more ]

March 9th, 2015 · Tags: Conference

Opportunity for Student Poster Presentation at CCSCNE

The Conference for Computing Sciences in Colleges, NorthEast region (CCSCNE), at the College of the Holy Cross, will be hosting a poster presentation contest for undergraduates on April 17-18, 2015 (  Please email us at {glevyhas, jedwards, mcheng55} @ smith dot edu if you are interested in presenting a poster, so we can arrange [ >> more ]

February 14th, 2015 · Tags: Conference, Events