Computers are so Cool – GHC 2013

My name is Sarah and I am a 5th year undergraduate student in Computing Science at the University of Alberta. Grace Hopper was a uniquely rewarding experience and I am so grateful that I was able to have the opportunity to go. Thank you to the Department of Computing Science for funding a large number…

Academia or Industry?

My name is Neesha and I’m a 5th year PhD student. This was my third trip to Grace Hopper and wow has it grown! The last time I went was in 2009. Back then (only 4 years ago), the career fair booth was a collection of tables – one table per sponsor. Now, sponsors have…

What would you do if you weren’t afraid?

My name is Kit and I’m a 5th year PhD student at the Computing Science department of the UofA. 2013 was my first year at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing and my supervisor, Mike Bowling, was so awesome to fund my trip. My impressions of GHC 2013 can’t be summed up in…

Ada’s Team at GHC 2013

Ada’s Team is back from the 2013 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC 2013). We’re running a series of posts written by the women who attended GHC 2013 about their impressions of the conference – a speaker who really inspired them, a career path they learned about, companies they interviewed with at the…