People

Executive Manager

Lilian is a senior dual degree candidate majoring in Computer Science and Violin Performance. In her free time, she enjoys baking healthy snacks, working out, reading short stories, and vlogging.

The Executive Manager is on the CSUG executive board and is responsible for attending board meetings while representing the Women in Computing in all CS related events. While acting as a leader, they must oversee all URWIC events and outreach programs.

Event Coordinator

Vivian is a senior majoring in Computer Science and Digital Media Studies. She is passionate about design, swing dancing, and exploring. She joined WiC because she wants to build a community and help everyone grow.

The Event Coordinator is responsible for contacting various appropriate organizations in order to provide fun and educational experience for female computer scientists. This involves high organizational skills to book rooms, order food, and foresee future festivities.

Outreach Coordinator

Ruki, also known as Sarmishtha and/or Rukimani, is a sophomore majoring in Computer Science and Anthhropology with minors in Studio Art and Theater. During her (little) free time, she likes to read fashion magazines and eat chcolate. She joined WiC to help encourage and empower women into computing field.

The Outreach Coordinator connects with clubs/organizations on or off campus in order to to sponsor and organize outreach events.

Public Relations Chair

Maisha is a junior majoring in Compuer Science. Outside of class, she likes to read, cook Bangladeshi food, play chess, and meet new people.

The Public Relations Chair is responsible for advertising and publicizing URWiC events as well as maintaining URWiC’s social media profiles.

Web Manager

Gayeon is a senior majoring in computer science. When she is not in class she usually stays in majors lab doing her work or hanging out with other CS nerds. She plays clarinet in UR Symphony Orchestra, so make sure to check out their free concerts!

The Web Manager is responsible for maintaining and expanding the UR WiC website. In addition to updating information for the current year, they are charged with adding new features to reflect the growth of the organization. In order to fulfill the requirements, the Content Manager must be proficient in HTML, CSS, and Terminal.

Committees

Diversity Committee

Muskaan Mendiratta

Sofia Carrillo

Yuqi Su

Yeonwoo Lee

Xueqian Li

Carolina Lion He

The Diversity Committee tries to increase awareness about the lack of women and minority students found in Computer Science, specifically at the University of Rochester, through social media, photo, and video campaigns. The committee also works on strengthening the support women and minority students have as they enter the CS major and work through university.

If you have any question about or want to join Diversity Committee, contact Public Relations Chair, Maisha Idris.

Publicity Committee

Marlie Augustin

Yeonwoo Lee

Carolina Lion He

The Publicity Committee (previously known as the Flyers Committee) is the advertising arm of WiC. The committee is responsible for designing and distributing materials publicizing the events and goals of WiC. The main goal is to increase student interest in WiC and its events.

If you have any question about or want to join Publicity Committee, contact Public Relations Chair, Maisha Idris.

Events Committee

Tarin Rickett

Aileen Zeng

Description of Events commiitee will be available soon.

If you have any question about or want to join Events Committee, contact Events Coordinator, Vivian Li.