Computer Science Department Holds Second All-Women Hackathon, Technica

By Ally Tobler For Unwind magazine Gender ratios and attitudes toward women in computer science are changing just as quickly as computers themselves at the University of Maryland. Technica, the university’s all-women hackathon is returning for the second time this fall on November 5. For 24 hours, “women are immersed in tech culture and encouraged to exercise their imagination to create interesting and innovative hacks,” … Continue reading Computer Science Department Holds Second All-Women Hackathon, Technica

Women Face Discrimination and Fight to End It

By Jess Feldman Staff Writer Gender discrimination is an issue that people deal with on a regular basis around the world, in America and even here on campus. In politics, the topic of gender discrimination has come up a lot recently due to the current presidential election. Republican nominee Donald Trump has been called out consistently for his commentary regarding Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and … Continue reading Women Face Discrimination and Fight to End It