Diversity is a key element to the success of organizations, and CS@VT is committed to establishing and fostering a diverse community of computer scientists here at Virginia Tech and worldwide.

NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing

As part of an effort to encourage more young women to choose careers in technology, the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) and the Virginia Affiliate Award for Aspirations in Computing program recognized 65 high-school women for their accomplishments and aspirations in computing and technology.

Above all, computer science alumna wants to be known for being a good software engineer

T’Keyaha Sawyers, a 2015 computer science alumna, makes it clear, she just wants to be known for being a good software engineer.