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"Expanding the Pipeline" Column


Patty Lopez

"Expanding the Pipeline" is a regular column in Computing Research News (CRN), a publication of the Computing Research Association that reaches more than 6,500 researchers. The column serves both as a vehicle for describing projects and issues related to women in CSE and a source of information for issues faced by underrepresented groups in CSE. The column is guest-authored by individual who share their insight and experiences from their active participation in programs designed to involve women, minorities, and persons with disabilities in CSE education and research.

June 2015 - 10 Years of RESPECT for Diversity: The 10th Anniversary of the STARS Celebration and the first annual RESPECT conference on broadening participation

May 2015 - Booming Enrollments - What is the Impact?

April 2015 - Solving the Equation: The Variables for Women's Success in Engineering and Computing

March 2015 - G/rep{sec} = underrepresented groups in security research
January 2015 - From Graduate Student to Fellow: Research Community, Membership Levels, and Recognition
November 2014 - Broadening Participation in AI

November 2014 - Exciting Events at the 2014 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing

September 2014 - Spotlight on Nancy Amato

August 2014 - CRA-W BECA Awards: Recognizing Junior Researcher Achievements

June 2014 - CRA-W Grad Cohort: Equipping the Next Generation of Computing Research PhDs for Success

May 2014 - The NCWIT Scorecard: A Report on the Status of Women in Information Technology

April 2014 - 1st CRA-W/CDC Broadening Participation in Visualization (BPViz) Workshop

March 2014 - 2014 Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference Breaks Attendance Records

February 2014 - National Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) Conference

January 2014 - SC13 Supercomputing Conference 

November 2013 - CODE.ORG Pursues Action on Getting Computer Science Into Schools

October 2013 - A Path Between: Mentoring the Next Generation of Computing Professionals

October 2013 - CRA-W Career Mentoring Workshop held at SIGCSE 2013

September 2013 - Collaborative Research Experience for Undergraduates: the CREU program still going strong at 15

September 2013 - The 2013 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference

August 2013 - Center for Evaluating the Research Pipeline (CERP): Providing a New Way to Evaluate Diversity Initiatives in Computing Research

May 2013 - Diversity Drives Innovation

April 2013 - Expanding the Pipeline: Hispanic Momentum in Computing

March 2013 - Growing the Tech Talent Pool: NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Program Scales Up

February 2013 - 2012 CAPP Advanced Career Mentoring Workshop

January 2013 - Latinas in Computing Find Their Sweet Spot

November 2012 - Terrific CRA-W Mentoring Workshops at Grace Hopper 2012

November 2012 - The Grace Hopper Regional Consortium: A National Science Foundation Broadening Participation in Computing Alliance

September 2012 - Academic Career Workshops for Underrepresented Groups

May 2012 - The National Girls Collaborative Project: Building the Capacity of STEM Practitioners to Develop a Diverse Workforce

March 2012 - Where are the Minorities in Computing?

January 2012 - Collaborative Research Experience for Undergraduates: The CREU Program

November 2011 - Career Mentoring for Faculty from Primarily Undergraduate Academic Institutions

September 2011 - Reflections on the 2011 Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference

March 2011 - NCWIT Offers Community, Resources, and Results

November 2010 - Broader Impacts - Should You Care?

September 2010 - Advancing Women in Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania


May 2010 - The STARS Alliance: A Viable Approach to Broadening Participation in Computing

March 2010 - Expanding the Pipeline: Engaging Introductory Computer Science Undergraduates through Peer-Led Team Learning

January 2010 - CRA-W Showcases Its Programs at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing

November 2009 - Empowering Leadership: An Expanding NSF Alliance Impacting Minority Scholars Nationwide


September 2009 - Engaging students in interdisciplinary studies through the Computational Linguistics Olympiad

May 2008 - African-American Researchers in Computing Sciences: A Model for Broadening Participation in Computing

March 2008 - Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing: 2007 Event Strongest Ever; Next Event Planned for April 2009

January 2008 - 2008 CRA Snowbird Session to Focus on Practical Solutions to a Continuing Problem: Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination

November 2007 - Networking Networking Women (N\262Women)

September 2007 - Fifteen Years Later, Caregivers Still an Issue for Conference Attendees

May 2007 - Tapia Conference to Focus on Passion, Diversity, and Innovation

March 2007 - Gender Differences: Recognizing and Developing Potential in Female Students

January 2007 - CRA-W Cohort of Associate Professors

November 2006 - CRA-W/CDC Launch Discipline-Specific Mentoring Programs with Computer Architecture Summer Workshop

September 2006 - Systers: The Electronic Community for Women in Computing

May 2006- CRA-W and CDC Form an Alliance for NSF's New Program to Broaden Participation in Computing

November 2005- Ladner Recognized with Presidential Award

September 2005 - Anywhere, Anytime-- or Just Where is Your Office Anyhow?

May 2005 - In a More Balanced Computer Science Environment, Similarity is the Difference and Computer Science is the Winner

March 2005 - Want to Increase Retention of Your Female Students?

January 2005 - Help Support the Distributed Mentor Project

November 2004 - Coalition to Diversify Computing (CDC)

September 2004 - President Honors CRA-W for Mentoring Efforts

May 2004 - CRA-W's Graduate Cohort Workshop

March 2004 - Plans to Expand the Distributed Mentor Project

January 2004 - Waterloo Offers CS Seminar for High School Girls

November 2003 - Research Career Mentoring Déjà Vu...

September 2003 - Title IX and Women in Academics

May 2003 - Are Student Evaluations of Teaching Fair?

March 2003 - Migrating Out of Computer Science

January 2003 - Grace Hopper Celebration of Women 2002

November 2002 - Award Validates Berkeley's Diversity Programs 

September 2002 - CREW Announces 2002 Awards

May 2002 - A Summary of Results from the Survey of the Earned Doctorate: Women Earning Computer Science Doctorates

March 2002 - CRA-W Announces New Distributed Mentoring Project Affiliates Program

January 2002 - Coalition to Diversify Computing Launches Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Series (PDF)

November 2001 - Transforming the Culture of Computing at Carnegie Mellon (PDF)

September 2001 - CRA-W Takes its Show on the Road Recruit for Graduate School (PDF)

May 2001 - Women, Engineering, and Community (PDF)

March 2001 - Reaching Out to Create Diversity in Science: San Diego Supercomputer Center (PDF)

November 2000 - The Undergraduate Experience at the Grace Hopper Conference (PDF)

September 2000 - Distributed Mentor Project: Evaluation of Impact and Experiences of Participants (PDF)

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