Noor Muhyi - Undergraduate Research Assistant
Sam McGuinn- Undergraduate Research Assistant
Sam is an undergraduate at New Mexico State University pursuing a Computer Science degree. She is a recipient of the Presidents Associates Scholarship at New Mexico State, as well as a National Winner of the NCWIT Aspirations in Computing award. She has attended the Grace Hopper Celebration for Women in Computing twice, and is a YWiC camper and research assistant Alumni. Sam is a big advocate for the Super Computing Challenge New Mexico, and will be acting as a project judge this year. In her free time Sam enjoys reading, writing short fiction stories, and watching movies. While discussing YWiC Sam says: "I'm most excited to experience the magic of YWiC once more; as a sophomore in high school YWiC introduced me to computer science, and now I'm pursuing a degree in CS. I want more young girls to be able to discover computer science like I did."
Susana Bali- Undergraduate Research Assistant
Here's a photo of the girls together during the 2011 high school summer camp:
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