CSE 190a Autumn 2016 - Women in Computing Seminar

Week 1 - Introduction to the Seminar

Section Agenda

Course Logistics and Course Goals

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This course is designed to:

  1. Help students explore computer science, including research areas, careers, and the contributions of important women to the field.
  2. Inspire interest, enthusiasm, and curiosity about computer science, and address existing negative stereotypes of computer scientists.
  3. Foster an environment for discussion, debate, and community for women interested in CSE.
  4. Get students thinking about how gender and other identity factors influence their choice of major and career.

What are your goals for this course? What do you hope to takeaway from the seminar?