Birds of a Feather:
Non-Traditional Career Trajectories
Session Organizer/Presenters Event Type
Birds of a Feather
TimeThursday, September 171:30pm - 2:15pm
LocationCarlos Castillo Chavez Room
DescriptionThis Birds-of-a-Feather session highlights the expectations in diversity and inclusion the panel has faced in their respective fields as well as the challenges, skills, individual experiences encountered as minorities in STEM. By the end of this session, students will reflect on meaningful conversations about social issues and their professional skills, ideate on their goals and contributions during and after college as underrepresented groups in computing, and engage with each other to create community and potential collaborations in innovation, education, and promotion of diversity.