ACM-W is the student chapter of the international Association for Computing Machinery Committee on Women, whose mission is to engage in activities and projects that aim to improve the working and learning environments for women in computing. This includes promoting activities that result in more equal representation of women in CS such as mentoring or role modeling, monitoring the status of women in industrial and academic computing through the gathering of statistics, providing historical information about women's accomplishments and roles in CS, and serving as a repository of information about programs, documents, and policies of concern to women in CS. Membership is open to all students interested in furthering this mission, male or female, grad or undergrad. Events include hosting speakers, trivia nights, bowling, watching old computer movies and eating good food.
Women in Cybersecurity
Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) is a student chapter of this national professional organization. WiCyS (wee-sis) is the premier organization with national reach dedicated to bringing together women in cybersecurity from academia, research and industry to share knowledge, experience, networking and mentoring. Membership is open to all students interested in furthering this mission, male or female, grad or undergrad, and eagerly seeks all majors.
Additional Resources for Students
- Black Graduate and Professional Student Caucus
- Office of Diversity and Inclusion
- Ohio State Diversity Initiatives
- Ohio State Multicultural Center
- Phi Sigma Rho Sorority
- Society of Women Engineers
The Diversity, Outreach and Inclusion Office offers a variety of student-centric academic and professional development programs to empower students while creating a sense of community. Programming includes, mentoring, industry sponsored experiential learning workshops, summer bridge programs and networking events. Visit the Diversity, Outreach & inclusion student academic success page at https://engineering.osu.edu/student-academic-success