CRA-W Sessions at GHC 18

The Computing Research Association’s Committee on the Status of Women in Computing Research (CRA-W) offers workshops and other sessions for graduate students and faculty at GHC. They are open to all attendees and do not require separate registration. Check out the different CRA-W sessions below.

All sessions will be held in the George R. Brown Convention Center (GRBCC).

Graduate Students

I’m a Student Again: Heading to Graduate School After a Break
Wednesday, September 26 | 11:30 a,m. – 12:30 p.m. | GRBCC 361C

Speakers:

  • Dilma Da Silva
  • Claudia Roberts

It’s a Marathon, Not a Sprint: Balancing Work and Life in Grad School and Beyond
Wednesday, September 26 | 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. | GRBCC 361C

Speakers:

  • Lydia Tapia
  • Hai Ah Nam

Building Your Academic Professional Network
Wednesday, September 26 | 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. | GRBCC 361C

Speakers:

  • A.J. Brush
  • James Mickens

Finding Your Dream Job with a Ph.D.
Wednesday, September 26 | 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. | GRBCC 361C

Speakers:

  • Victor Bahl
  • Kelly Shaw
  • Jess Smith

Faculty

Effective Teaching Tactics
Thursday, September 27 | 9 a.m.- 10 a.m. | GRBCC 361C

Speakers:

  • Cynthia Lee
  • Susan Rodger

Building Your Professional Persona
Thursday, September 27 | 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | GRBCC 361C

Speakers:

  • Ayanna Howard
  • Soha Hassoun

Turning your Research into a Startup
Thursday, September 27 | 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. | GRBCC 361C

Speakers:

  • Yuanyuan Zhou
  • Karina Edmonds

Conferences, Universities, and Companies Are Work Places, Not Pickup Bars
Thursday, September 27 | 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. | GRBCC 361C

Speakers:

  • Kathryn McKinley
  • Kristian Lum

Coping with Booming Class Enrollment
Thursday, September 27 | 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. | GRBCC 361C

Speakers:

  • Tracy Camp
  • Andrea Danyluk