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Prof. Rada Mihalcea

A champion for women in computer science

“We are trying to change the stereotypes.”|Short Read
Kickstart in the lab

Kickstarting the first year for women in computer science

CS KickStart is a free week long summer program for incoming first-year students that aims to improve the enrollment and persistence of women in CS.|Short Read

Google award to introduce women to computer science research

Mihalcea and Wendlandt believe a key strategy to increasing the number of women in computing research is to introduce them to the research process early on.|Short Read
Discover Computer Science

New one-credit course allows those without experience to discover computer science

Throughout the semester, students will work with Prof. Rada Mihalcea and PhD student Laura Wendlandt to see how computers connect to real-world applications in many disciplines.|Short Read
Portrait of Telle Whitney speaking at her lecture

Reflections on Telle Whitney Dow Lecture

We want all people, everywhere, to be at the table creating the technologies that will change our lives.|Short Read
Photo of Katherine Herrick

A Role Model at Raytheon: Katherine Herrick

Katherine Herrick is a leader at Raytheon, and discovered how to be a mentor from her own role models after her time at Michigan.|Medium Read
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Entrepreneurship course explores DEI initiatives

Students get involved in the DEI Strategic Plan through innovative CFE course|Short Read
Dr. Isaac Porche receives award

Inaugural ECE Willie Hobbs Moore Alumni Lecture: Dr. Isaac R. Porche III

Porche discussed the changing definition of war and how information is playing a greater role than ever.|Medium Read
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A warm welcome to EnginTalks

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Student Advisory Board member and computer science BSE Jumanah Colvin discusses the first event in the new EnginTalks series.|Short Read
Dr. Maria Choi in Hall thruster testing facility

Celebrating diversity in engineering: Dr. Maria Choi

Dr. Maria Choi reflects on her career in electric propulsion and her experiences as a woman engineer in the aerospace industry.|Medium Read
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Student Advisory Board launches

New board amplifies students' voice on DEI and campus climate.|Short Read

Lessons from a female pioneer

The privilege of hearing first-hand the journey of a true Michigan "Hidden Figure" – a female pioneer in physics and space sciences.|Short Read