University of Alberta Computing Science 50th Anniversary

On April 1st the University of Alberta Computing Science Department celebrated it’s 50th anniversary. I was blown away by how many students, alumni and faculty showed up to attend the event! I just wanted to express some pride in our department and congratulate CS on a great 50 years. As well keep your eyes open for the…

AGM April 14th

The Ada’s Team AGM is scheduled for April 14th at 12noon in CSC 3-33. I suspect it will take about an hour but we have the room from 11:30am til 2pm if we want to discuss anything in more detail. At the AGM we will be electing a new executive for the 2014-2015 year, and passing some constitution amendments. This includes:…

Impostor Panel March 21 – Register Here!

For any questions about childcare or interpretation, please email astarlovelace@gmail.com. When: March 21 3pm -6pm Where: University of Alberta, CCIS L1 – 160 What: Impostor Syndrome is when you struggle to internalize your own accomplishments and you feel like you are “faking it” and are about to be uncovered as a fraud. It affects many people who achieve success…

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…

Clubs Fair 2013 – Come Visit Us!

Look out for the Ada’s Team booth at the SGS Clubs Fair 2013! Sarah and Dan featured above, showing off all the games, robots, candy, and cables on display at the amazing Ada’s Team booth! What is the SGS Clubs Fair? Well it’s a wonderful place where you can see all the amazing student groups…

Ada’s Team at Grace Hopper 2013

This year Ada’s Team is sending a team of 15 graduate and undergraduate students to the Grace Hopper Celebration for Women in Computing Science 2013 in Minneapolis, MN. We will be attending the conference from Oct 1st to Oct 5th 2013! The Grace Hopper Celebration for Women in Computing Science is described as: Co-founded by…