Current Program

Student Professional Development Workshop

Group of diverse students and professionals at 2015 Student Professional Development Workshop

The Student Professional Development Workshop provides undergraduate and masters level computer science students with the unique opportunity to receive coaching and development from Industry professionals. Details about the workshop is given below:

  • Target audience: underrepresented minority students with 3.0 or higher GPA (African-American, Hispanic and Native American/Native Alaskan/Native Hawaiian, students with disabilities).
  • Networking with industry professionals, who keynote sessions and serve as workshop panelists.
  • Learning best practices for preparing for the rigors of the interview process.
  • Attending engaging workshop sessions on resume writing, interview skills, professionalism, and networking.
  • Providing detailed resume reviews by multiple industry professionals.

The Student Professional Development Workshop is co-located with the ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference and held prior to the start of the conference.

For questions regarding the Student Professional Development Workshop, please send us a message by selecting “Student Professional Development” for the subject on the contact us page.