Special Quotes from the Book – Part 1

Kicking Butt in Computer Science: Women in Computing at Carnegie Mellon University by Carol Frieze, Ph.D. and Jeria Quesenberry, Ph.D.

Special Quotes from the Book – Part 1:

“For women to be successful in CS we needed to change the culture and environment, but, we did not need to change the curriculum to be “pink” in any way.”

“Our work thus far has shown that in some environments and cultures student attitudes to CS are not well represented when seen through the monocle of a gender-dichotomy. A fuller expression is revealed through a prism generating a spectrum of attitudes across genders.”