Status 
Completed!
Teresa Isela VanderSloot

Dates

Activity Date 
March 5, 2016
Target Completion Date 
June 28, 2016
Goal statement 
Increase participation of girls in programming competitions. Encourage teachers to recruit girls.

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Organization 
Michigan State University
Department 
Undergraduate Studies,
Author 
iselava1
City 
East Lansing
State 
Michigan
Activity Description 

Hosted a co-ed programming competition, a first in the area. Each High School is asked to bring as many girls as possible. Hosted 18 teams from all over Michigan

Progress On Activity 
It was a successful event
Lessons Learned 
It was effective to encourage the involvement of girls. Girls made up half of the teams.
Goal tag(s) 
Recruiting
Outreach