Mon. April 15, 2019 1:30 PM to 2:10 PM
Salon E&D, Marriott Crystal Gateway
This session covers a variety of efforts related to broadening participation in computing and technology fields. Areas addressed in this session include the use of eye-tracking software to understand implicit bias and the use of immersive virtual reality to cultivate inclusive cultures. Topics also include increasing career and technical education programs and efforts aimed at increasing computing for Hispanic-serving institutions and outreach programs.
Dr. Leonard J. Bohmann P.E. and Mrs. Tia Jackson-Truitt
Broadening Participation of Hispanics in Computing: The CAHSI INCLUDES Alliance
Dr. Elsa Q. Villa (University of Texas, El Paso), Dr. Sarah Hug (Colorado Evaluation & Research Consulting), Dr. Heather Thiry (Golden Evaluation ), Dr. David S. Knight (The University of Texas, El Paso), Mrs. Elizabeth Fomby Hall (The University of Texas, El Paso), and Andrea Tirres (University of Texas, El Paso)