Sarah Darrow, MSU CS student and Aspirations in Computing National & Alabama Affiliate Winner, partnered with ProjectCSGIRLS to offer a one day workshop at Mississippi State University on Saturday, February 3 2017 for girls in 6th - 8th grades. This hands-on workshop taught programming concepts including mobile app development, artificial intelligence, cryptography, and game programming. Watch the WCBI coverage here: http://www.wcbi.com/one-program-encourages-young-female-students-pursue-interests-computer-science-field/
Aspirations in Computing winner Mary Lee, with assistance from winner Heather Bostick, hosted a computing day camp for girls in Columbus MS in 2016. Funding for the camp was provided primarily by NCWIT's AspireIT program. Read about the camp in the Commercial Dispatch article: http://www.cdispatch.com/news/article.asp?aid=51120
At the MSU Bulldog Bytes Digital Divas GenCyber camp in 2016, Dr. Phyllis Miller, Professor in Fashion Design and Merchandising, showed our Bulldog Bytes campers how computing technology is used in fashion design.