Projects

Current and Recent Projects and Activities

  • Speaker, Advancing the Careers of Technical Women (ACT-W) Conference
  • Keynote Speaker, 11th Annual Enterprise Computing Community Conference, Marist College
  • Keynote Speaker, Preparing Future Minority Faculty Symposium, NC A&T University
  • Keynote Speaker, Celebration of Women in Information Technology (CWIT) 20th Anniversary Speaker Series, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  • Panelist, “Unapologetically Empowering Inclusion in Tech,” University of California, Irvine
  • Speaker, “Prepped for Success: Getting to and Through College,” Alpha Zeta Omega Chapter, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
  • Keynote Speaker, ACM-W New York Celebration of Women in Computing
  • Moderator, “My Sister’s Keeper: How Black Men and Women Support (or Don’t Support) Black Women in Tech,” blackComputeHER Conference
  • Guest Speaker, “#CAPitalize Your College Knowledge,” Alpha Lambda Omega Chapter, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
  • Judge, Emerging Researchers Network Conference
  • Keynote Speaker, “Black Womanhood in College,” University of Virginia
  • Scholarship Co-Chair, ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference
  • Team Member, South Carolina High School Computer Science Course Alignment and Creation
  • Program Co-Chair, Fourth Conference on Research in Equity and Sustained Participation in Engineering, Computing, and Technology (RESPECT)
  • Reviewer, Arizona K-12 Computer Science Standards
  • Guest Speaker, Tech Charlotte Lunch and Learn Tech Talk
  • Guest Speaker, InTech Camp for Girls
  • Guest Speaker and Panelist, Carolina Youth Leadership Conference
  • Lead Writer, South Carolina Computer Science Standards for High School
  • Lead Writer, South Carolina Computer Science and Digital Literacy Standards, Grades K-8
  • Lead Writer, Code.org K-12 Computer Science Framework
  • Developer, Winthrop University Computer Science Placement Exam
  • Developer, The Computer Science Attitude and Identity Survey (CSAIS)
  • Moderator, “Is a Tech Revolution Needed?”, blackComputeHer Fellows Kickoff Conference
  • Organizer and Facilitator, “Becoming a Computer Science Education Rock Star,” 8th Annual Partnership Conference for Education Renewal
  • Panelist, “Computer Science Education in South Carolina,” SC Business Educators Association Conference
  • Judge, Queen City Hackathon
  • Co-Creator, Googler-in-Residence Program
  • Principal Investigator, Showing Her Research Opportunities and Experiences (SHEROES)
  • Principal Investigator, Graduating ENgineers in the U.S. (GENIUS) Summer and Scholarship Programs
  • Principal Investigator, Partnership for Early Engagement in CS (PEECS) High School and Middle School Programs
  • Principal Investigator, Transforming Undergraduate Computer Science Education at Howard University