October 20th,
21st and 22nd, 2017

   

 

Presented by
Faculty & Students in Carnegie Mellon's

School of Computer Science
and
Women@SCS

THANKS to Our Sponsors:

ORACLE

GOOGLE

AMAZON

Disney Research

CMU-Qatar

Duolingo

Thanks also to these SCS Departments:
Computer Science

Istitute for Software Research

Machine Learning

Language Technologies Institute

Robotics Institute

 

 

 

 

Welcome! OurCS 2017
Oct. 20th, 21st, 22nd!!

“I think that OurCS fills an important void that is often ignored --
getting undergrads to see what research is in a very hands on sort of way.
You can't fall in love with research if it's just an abstract thing you've never tried!”

All OurCS Attendees gathered togetherOurCS Participant with OurCS bagOurCS group working with Professor Manuela Veloso

Click here to check out what previous participants say about OurCS

What: Workshop for Undergraduate Women in Computer Science
When: October 20th, 21st, and 22nd, 2017
Where: School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon

Organized by Carnegie Mellon's School of Computer Science and Women@SCS

This 3 day workshop is research focused and will provide opportunities for undergraduate women from the USA and around the globe to work on exploratory problems in teams led by researchers from industry, academia and other computing related domains.

Participants will be able to:

  • meet others who share their curiosity and interest in computer science
  • explore the research experience in computing related domains
  • work hands-on with researchers
  • work in a team to tackle a research problem
  • present a poster: great for first timers! Poster Info Page
  • broaden understanding of the possibilities of graduate school and the application process

Workshop participants will have a chance to learn about life in graduate school from the perspectives of current graduate students.

2017 Speakers:

2017 OurCS Flyer

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