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  • Status 
    In progress
    Peter Drake

    Dates

    Activity Date 
    February 17, 2016
    Target Completion Date 
    October 21, 2016
    Goal statement 
    We hope to improve the proportion of female students in our undergraduate CS courses and majors. As a step toward this, we hope to improved the diversity of our CS faculty (currently three white males).

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    Organization 
    Lewis & Clark College
    Department 
    Mathematical Sciences
    City 
    Portland
    State 
    OR
    Activity Description 

    I inquired on the SIGCSE mailing list about recruiting faculty at the Grace Hopper Celebration. The responses pointed me to the affiliated Richard Tapia Celebration and to the Liberal Arts College Association for Faculty Inclusion (LACAFI). We hope to send some students to both conferences to inspire them and to have faculty attend at least one for recruiting purposes.

    Goal tag(s) 
    Recruiting
    Organizational Change
    Organization Type 
    Bachelor's and master's degrees only