What is ACM-W?

ACM, Association for Computing Machinery, is an accredited educational organization that promotes collaboration, discussion, and acknowledgement of the ideals and concepts of Computer Science. It is an internationally recognized scientific society headquartered in New York City, New York. ACM-Women is a branch of ACM with more than 36,000 members, and 137 active chapters at schools and higher institutions internationally. Like the name suggests, it focuses on providing resources for women worldwide to foster engagement and learning in all aspects of the computing field.

Offers/Opportunities:

  • Resume building workshops
  • Industry visits, companies such as Google have reached out to us
  • Technical workshops, such as learning how to build an Android app
  • Conferences, such as CWIC and GHC

Mission Statement:

ACM-W supports, celebrates, and advocates internationally for the full engagement of women in all aspects of the computing field, providing a wide range of programs and services to ACM members and working in the larger community to advance the contributions of technical women.

Student Body “Cabinet” or “Council”:

Keerti Kosana

Keerti Kosana, President

Jessica Qiu

Jessica Qiu, Vice President

Ann Yip

Ann Yip, Treasurer

Yvon Feaster

Dr. Yvon Feaster, Faculty Advisor

Current ACM-W Members:

Neela Avudaiappan, Manjima Chatterjee, Teresa Chen, Jessica Doan, Blair Durkee, Elham Ebrahimi, Dr. Yvon Feaster, Ashley Ferenchak, Manveen Kaur, Sally Lee, Madison Maddox, Kiamber Mccorery, Taylor Miller, Sydney Paul, Jacquelyn Rapose, Tania Roy, Sidney Schilling, Lawton Stalvey, Sadie Sweetman, Kathrine Allen, Tyler Allen, Arwa Alsubhi, Brad Bailey, Michael Bennekin, Alexa Borsuk, Chelsea Coullette, Claire DeMars, James Hartley, Ashlyn Henderson, Jada Houser, Aubrey Lawson, Chloe Liggett, Tobias Nicole, Courtney Shearer, Tiffani-Shae Starks, Malitha Thirumalai, Lily Xu.

Additional Information:

  • Open for both graduate and undergraduate students in the fields of computing
  • Dues: $20 for new members and $15 for returning members