Status 
In progress
Lakshmi Iyer

Dates

Activity Date 
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
Author 
lsiyer
City 
Greensboro
State 
North Carolina
Activity Description 

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