Just Press Send: Tips on Emailing Professors

Way back in February 2017, Leah Hackman, a Computing Science PD student and longtime Ada’s Team member gave an amazing talk entitled “Just Press Send”. In this talk, Leah gave practical advice (and encouragement!) about two often daunting tasks: Asking a professor for a reference letter, and Asking a professor to apply for an NSERC…

Ada’s Team Autumn Brunchfest!

A Special October Feast! We here at Ada’s Team are returning last year’s extravagant Autumn Feast in the setting of a delicious and social Brunchfest! Our sights are set on celebrating with you, the insights on this year’s office space, event programming and volunteering opportunities! Come join us this Tuesday, OCT 3RD, 11am – 1pm…

Computing Science students are going to CAN-CWiC!

Hello Ada’s Team! It’s been a long summer! Computing Science students will be going to the Canadian Celebration of Women in Computing (CAN-CWiC). The conference will take place in Montreal, Quebec from November 3rd to 4th, 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel. Students will leave on either the 2nd or 3rd of November and return on…

Intro to Arduinos: Animatronic Cat Ears Workshop

As part of Rainbow Welcome Week, Ada’s Team will be hosting an Intro to Arduinos workshop. The workshop will be held in CSC 1-53 on Tuesday, September 20 from 2 PM – 3:30 PM. Participants will build a pair of animatronic cat ears using a microcontroller, some electronics components, and a little bit of computing know-how.…

Ada’s Team Autumn Feast

In celebration of the new Fall term, Ada’s Team has prepared a welcoming feast for undergraduates, graduates and members of the CS department on Friday, September 23rd from 2-5pm in the Heritage Lounge of Athabasca Hall. Our aim of the Autumn Feast will be to welcome members, new and old, to mingle in a comfortable…

Welcome to Ada’s Team 2016!

Welcome – or welcome back – to Ada’s Team! You have found yourself at our website, where you can get up-to-date information about our events, our services, volunteer opportunities available to you, and discussion on diversity within our academic and industrial community. Who we are Ada’s Team is a student group in the Department of…