Fall 2014

Welcome to TechNights!
Free Weekly Workshops for Middle School Girls

An outreach program from Women@SCS
School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University

See the *TechNights Movie*

TechNights (Creative Technology Nights for Girls) is a program focused on exposing middle school girls to creative technologies.  Using computer animation, web design, programming, robotics, and interactive medias, we hope to engage a future generation of women in technology. 

ATTENTION PARENTS! Please download and fill out the registration and release forms and return by email or at the sessions before your student joins us for TechNights.

Check out our Resources Page
ACM's Top 10 Reasons to Major in Computing

Download our TechNights Poster (jpg)

************************************************************************************

Our workshops are held on Carnegie Mellon Campus!

Carnegie Mellon Directions and Maps
Note: Parking is free in the campus parking lots after 5.00pm on Mondays. We suggest the Morewood parking lot on Forbes Avenue. This is opposite the side road which leads directly to the new Gates-Hillman Building
Lost? call the Carnegie Mellon information desk: 412-268-2107.

NOTE: Families are welcome at our two Open Houses :)

Where: When:

4405 Gates-Hillman
School of Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon University

Fall 2014
Mondays, 7.00-8.30pm
Fall Start Date: Monday, September 29th

September 2014
Monday, Sept. 29th Open House: Ancient Calculators
October 2014
Monday, Oct. 6th

Google Engineers at TechNights! Made with Code

Monday, Oct. 13th Finite State Automata
Monday, Oct. 20th Programming
Monday, Oct. 27th Smashing Computers
November 2014
Monday, Nov. 3rd Hashcat Passwords
Monday, Nov. 10th Markov Mania
Monday, Nov. 17th Open House: Game Theory
   

Undergraduate Student Organizer

Anastassia Kornilova
CS Major, Junior
School of Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon


Graduate Student Organizer

Ada Zhang
Ph.D. Student
Robotics Institute
Carnegie Mellon


Contact Info. for more information about the TechNights program:
Mary Widom 412-268-9497
School of Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon

Dr Carol Frieze
Director, Women@SCS and SCS4ALL:
Gates 4111
School of Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon
412-268-9071

 
   

2014 Spring Program and Photos

2013 Fall Program and Photos

2013 Spring Program and Photos

2012 Program and Photos

2011 Program and Photos