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Status: 
In progress
Lakshmi Iyer

Dates

Date Activity Was Created: 
May 6, 2014
Goal statement: 
I would like to be involved on the NCWIT soc. science adv. committee as I am conducting research on "Persistence in Computing Education"

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Organization
University of North Carolina - Greensboro
Department
Information Systems and Supply Chain Management
UserID
lsiyer
City
Greensboro
State
NC
Additional Activity Info: 
Create messages/info packets for counselors to establish an encouraging environment for girls to be involved in computing.
Progress On Activity: 
Already conducted interviews as first phase of the study.
Lessons Learned: 
- Lack of female role models - Lack of nurturing environments
Goal tag(s): 
Recruiting
Retaining
Outreach