Megas and Gigas Educate (MaGE)
 is a new inclusive peer mentoring program for computer science (CS) being developed at Mount Holyoke College. Trained undergraduate students act as peer mentors to beginner students in CS1 and CS2, providing close interaction and one-on-one feedback. 

MaGE is supported by a Google Computer Science Capacity Award.



 

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES

Grow enrollment capacity in CS1 and CS2 

Increase enrollment and retention for women and other underrepresented groups

Train students to educate, mentor, and support others in inclusive ways