Virginia/DC Affiliate Honors High School Women

Publish Date: 04/01/2012

Pictured (left to right): winning teachers, Lynn Norris and Rebecca Dovi; student runners-up, Michelle Wang, Jordan Newton, Wei Low, Crystalin Harris, Shelby Evans, and Pooja Chandrashekar; and student winners, Connie Scoggins, Kristina Pham, Taylor O’Brein, Rhey Igou, Allison Grasmeder, and Allison Collier.

The Virginia/DC Affiliate of the National Center for Women in IT (NCWIT) held its first awards and recognition ceremony on March 31, 2012.  The Virginia/DC affiliate is made up of representatives from Virginia Tech, George Mason University, and the University of Virginia.  The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing recognizes female high school students for their achievements and interest in computing technology.  The award is given at the national and regional levels. 

To read more about this event, please see the complete article by Steven Mackay. 

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