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Geek Week 2013: October 28 - November 1  

Schedule of Events

Monday, October 28

Google & Auburn University

12 p.m. - 1 p.m: Technical Talk & Information Session
Google Software Engineer, Charles Pratt lead a technical talk with students and also host an informational session about all of the exciting opportunities for Spelman students.
Science Center 233

5 p.m. – 6 p.m: How to get into Graduate School with Dr. Cheryl Seals of STARS AU
Dr. Cheryl Seals is an associate professor in Auburn University's Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering.  Her research areas of expertise are human computer interaction, user interface design, usability evaluation and educational gaming technologies.- with Cheryl Seals, Ph.D. 
Science Center 134

6 p.m. – 8 p.m: ACM/REU Panel & Chat with STARS & ACM Student Members
Science Center 134

Tuesday, October 29

AT&T, New York Life, and ThoughtWorks

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: AT&T Networking Session.
Guest Speakers include Spelman Alumnae Keshia Clarke C'2008, Shelby Thomas, C'2012, and Ronique Young, C'2013
Tapley 223

12 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. : Emerging Technology Internship Program Information Session with AT&T
AT&T will be presenting their Emerging Technology Internship Program with Spelman students. Guest speakers include Spelman Alumnae: Keshia Clarke C'2008, Shelby Thomas, C'2012 and Ronique Young C'2013
Tapley 119

3:50 p.m. - 5:05 p.m: Network Security Trends Information Session
Senior Associate of New York Life Insurance, Octavia Howell will host a Network Security Trends Information Session.
Tapley 226 

6 p.m. - 8 p.m: Learning JavaScript with ThoughtWorks
Learn about JavaScript programs with ThoughtWorks representatives.
Tapley 119

 

Wednesday, October 30  

IBM Day

1 p.m – 1:50 p.m.: IBM Networking Session
Spelman Alumna and current IBMer Dana Taylor, C'97 will host an educational session on networking to Spelman students.
Tapley 223


2 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.: IBM Information Session
Spelman Alumna and current IBMer Dana Taylor, C'97 will host an information session on various internship and employment opportunities at IBM.
Tapley 223


5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m: IBM Evening Networking Social
IBM employees will host a special evening networking reception with Spelman students.
Tapley 227


Thursday, October 31

CIS Day

6 p.m. - 8 p.m: Cryptography & Quiz Bowl Challenge w/ Morehouse College & Clark Atlanta University
Students from Spelman College, Morehouse College, and Clark Atlanta University will compete together in a cryptography and quiz bowl challenge.
Science Center 134

Friday, November 1

3 p.m. - 4 p.m: Ice Cream Social & Closing Announcements
Celebrate the end of another fantastic Geek Week by socializing with other students that want to be a geek.
Tapley 227