EECS Diversity Activities, Spring 2009

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The Grace Hopper Scholarship Application deadline is May 27, 2009

The Grace Hopper Conference registration opens June 1, 2009

Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position Workshop Application deadline is August 13, 2009


Past Fall 2008 Events



Thursday-Sunday
January 22-25, 2009
2009 Google Workshop for (Graduate Student) Women Engineers
A 3-day workshop for up to 75 female computer scientists which will include technical talks and career workshops, tours of the Googleplex, and the opportunity to meet with Google engineers.
Google headquarters, Mountain View, California.

http://www.google.com/jobs/gwwe/

 
Monday
February 9, 2009
6-8 pm
Valerie Young "The Imposter Syndrome" Workshop
Dr. Valerie Young
Sibley Auditorium

http://impostersyndrome.com/

 
Wednesday
February 18, 2009
6 pm
Jane Prey Microsoft Dinner for EECS Women Grads
Speaker: Dr. Jane Prey, External Research Group, Microsoft
Downtown Restaurant, 2102 Shattuck Ave.

 
Wednesday
February 25, 2009
4 p.m.
Safety Presentation
Speaker: UC Police Department CRIME PREVENTION Officer Chris Samuels
306 Soda Hall, HP Auditorium

 
Wednesday
March 4, 2009
3 pm
Susan Landau TRUST Seminar - Building our own Trojan Horse: Communications Surveillance and Creating Communications (In)Security
Speaker: Dr. Susan Landau

Distinguished Engineer, Sun Microsystems and 2008 Visionary Woman Award from the Anita Borg Institite
290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

 
Friday
March 27, 2009
6:30-8:30 p.m.
2009 CRA-W Grad Cohort Workshop
Students attending: Isabelle Stanton, Anna Rafferty, and Ekaterina Gonina
San Mateo Marriott

http://www.cra.org/Activities/craw/gradcohort/index.php

 
Tuesday
April 22, 2009
WICSE Theater Outing: Wicked
musical play

 
Thursday
April 30, 2009
6:30-9:30
Women of Vision Awards Banquet
Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology
San Jose, California

http://anitaborg.org/initiatives/women-of-vision/

 
Friday
May 1, 2009
12 noon
Photo of David Wagner Gender Bias in Paper Submissions
Speaker: Prof. David Wagner
Wozniak Lounge

 
Tuesday-Friday
March 31- Apr 3, 2009
Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing
Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
Portland, Oregon

Berkeley attendees: Ruzena Bajcsy, Sheila Humphreys, Cesar Julaton

 
Friday
May 15, 2009
End of Year Celebration Lunch
Wozniak Lounge

 
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