Through our unique structure for collaboration, CIS values differences and recognizes that multiple perspectives enhance creativity.
From CIS Dean Greg Morrisett
WOMEN IN COMPUTING AT CORNELL (WICC)
Women in Computing at Cornell (WICC) is a student chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery for Women (ACM-W). Its goal is to bring together and support women in computing at Cornell through networking, mentorship and outreach.
UNDER-REPRESENTED MINORITIES IN COMPUTING
URMC is a student group at Cornell with the goal is to bring together and support underrepresented minority students in computing at Cornell through networking and mentorship.
The SoNIC Workshop
Developed by Computer Science Professor Hakim Weatherspoon, this summer workshop invites undergraduate minority students to Cornell to study advanced computer networking and get a glimpse of what an academic career in computer science or engineering might be like. There is no cost to the students.
Social Impact Summer School
CIS has launched a new summer school for rising college seniors and graduate students focused on science and technology, technology design and the arts. Travel, food and lodging will be covered and minority students are especially encouraged to apply.
Cornell University just launched a new website focusing on Cornell's commitment to diversity.
If you feel like you've been a victim of bias you may want to report it via this bias incident form.
DIVERSITY IN COMPUTING VIDEOS
Women in Cornell Computing Video: Tech Diversity
Cornell was pleased to send 29 students to the Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference. Here's what the students had to say about participating: