On June 19th, Dr. Kimberly Scott and Matthew Ruf of the CGEST team attended the “Cultivating a Fascination for a Future in STEM: Encouraging Women & Diversity” conference at the Arizona Science Center. Hosted by Google Cloud, the conference featured an incredible group of woman speakers who shared how they overcame various forms of adversity … Continue reading Cultivating a Fascination for a Future in STEM: Encouraging Women & Diversity
The Kapor Center has partnered with the Center for Gender Equity in Science and Technology (CGEST) at ASU to launch the Women of Color in Computing Researcher/Practitioner Collaborative. The experience, knowledge, and creativity of women of color are critical to technological innovation and advancement. Yet, many of the efforts to increase diversity in tech have focused on race or gender, … Continue reading Announcing the Launch of the Women of Color in Computing Researcher/Practitioner Collaborative
2018 has been a busy year for CGEST staff and partners. Over the past months, we have worked collaboratively to organize and execute innovative projects that benefit women and girls of color in STEM.