Latest Women in computing Stories

2014-10-09 12:33:41

Staying at 25 Hotels; Generating $11 Million in Direct Spending PHOENIX, Oct.

2014-10-08 23:09:35

Apple, Bank of America, Bloomberg, Google, Microsoft, Microsoft Research, Palantir, Qualcomm Incorporated, Symantec, and Venmo support NCWIT’s outreach efforts at the 2014 Grace Hopper Celebration

2014-06-24 23:01:57

Young women serve as “near-peer” technology role models and reduce the effects of stereotype threat. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The National

2014-05-19 23:01:03

Organizations Lending Voices to 10th Anniversary NCWIT Summit Include Apple, AT&T, The Clinton Foundation, DevelopHer, Google, HP, Microsoft, and Rapt Media Newport

2014-04-14 23:11:56

$5,000 Awarded to Computing Professors for Their Outstanding Efforts to Support Women and Minority Undergraduates Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 14, 2014

2014-02-11 23:27:36

$50,000 Awarded to Pilot Programs that Recruit and Retain Women in Computing Boulder, CO (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 The National Center for Women &

2013-09-26 23:26:07

IIE-led WeTech Consortium brings together innovative partners, sets $10 Million goal.

2013-07-16 23:19:35

Partnership with NCWIT supports student-led programs on college campuses. Boulder, Colo.

Nerd Stereotype Deters Women From Computer Science
2013-06-25 09:27:56

Stereotypical images of “computer nerds” commonly put forward by television and movies can have a chilling effect on women entering the field of computer science, according to new research from the University of Washington.

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