Grand View Joins National Center for Women and Information Technology
January 3, 2017
Grand View University has joined the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT).
"The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) is a non-profit community of more than 850 universities, companies, non-profits, and government organizations nationwide working to increase women’s participation in computing and technology. NCWIT equips change leaders with resources for taking action in recruiting, retaining, and advancing women from K–12 and higher education through industry and entrepreneurial careers."
The alliance will expand resources and research opportunities for computer science and art & design students at Grand View. With diversity in computing technology lacking, developing access is important for underrepresented groups.
The group's advisors are:
Ryan McCleeary, Assistant Professor Math & Computer Science
Cyndi Wiley, Assistant Professor Art & Design
More about the alliance can be found on their website: https://www.ncwit.org/