Purpose/Mission Statement

The New Mexico State University (NMSU) Chapter for Women and Minorities in Computing was founded in 2011 with the express purpose of engaging and creating a community for C-STEM students at NMSU. Other goals of WaMiC are to
    1. Increase the number of female and minority students at New Mexico State University 
    2. Improve the retention of female and minority students enrolled in C-STEM majors at NMSU 
    3. Promote the advancement of females and minorities in computing fields
    4. Provide a forum for exchange of information pertinent to female and minority students in computing fields
    5. Develop a working network with area schools to encourage female and minority students to enter computing fields
    6. Promote professional advancement for females and minorities in computing fields for fostering cooperation among industry, government, and the academic and professional communities to improve educational and employment opportunities.
Upcoming Events!
    -Thursday September 25th 2014
    -9  PM
    -10Pin Alley
    Bring socks, ID and $8!

Our next meeting is:
   - Wednesday September 24, 2014
   - 6 PM
   - SH 124! 
We still selling CS T-Shirts! Contact us to purchase!
   - wic.nmsu@gmail.com 

Missed our last meeting?! 
   - View the minutes here!

Need textbooks?
-Visit the WaMiC Library!

Last Spring semester WaMiC, CSGSO and ACM organized and coordinated a trip to Carlsbad Caverns for all CS students and staff. Here's the awesome photos we took:

Carlsbad Trip

During the September 24, 2014 meeting elections were held and the new officers are:
    PRESIDENT:             Sam McGuinn
    VICE-PRESIDENT:    Esperanza Medina
    SECRETARY:             Richard Stanton
    TREASURER:            Natasha Nesiba