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The Computing Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Institutions (CAHSI): Enhancing the Success of Hispanic Undergraduate Students in Computing Disciplines

@inproceedings{Tuitt2011TheCA,
  title={The Computing Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Institutions (CAHSI): Enhancing the Success of Hispanic Undergraduate Students in Computing Disciplines},
  author={Frank Tuitt and Brandi Nicole Van Horn and Danielle Ferioli Sulick and Gloria Crisp and Heather Thiry and Sarah Hug and Timothy J. Weston and Dorian L. Mccoy and Susan K Gardner and Tanya W. Oliver},
  year={2011}
}
Various cultural, social, educational, and economic barriers contribute to the underrepresentation of Hispanics in computer science education and the technical workforce. The Computing Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Institutions (CAHSI) is a partnership of ten institutions with the objective of recruiting, retaining, and advancing Hispanics in computing fields. CAHSI provides comprehensive support to students within and beyond the classroom to redress the barriers faced by Hispanics in technical… Expand
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The Computing Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Institutions: Supporting Hispanics at Critical Transition Points
TLDR
An overview of CAHSI initiatives is provided and how each addresses causes of underrepresentation of Hispanics in computing is described and the evaluation and assessment of the initiatives are described and presents the results that supportCAHSI’s claim of their effectiveness. Expand