This is the last in a three-part series of posts from our Founder & CEO, Anvita Gupta, on LITAS’s 2016 summer incubators in CS + Entrepreneurship for middle and high school girls. You can find the first post here and the second here. Lasting Impressions (AKA Becoming Not a Robot) As a scientist and researcher, […]
This is the second in a three-part series from our Founder & CEO, Anvita Gupta, detailing her experiences leading two summer incubators in CS and Entrepreneurship for girls 6–12th grade with LITAS. You can find the first post here. One of the most interesting parts about the LITAS summer incubators was how many small differences […]
This is the first of a three-part series of posts by our founder & CEO, Anvita Gupta, talking about LITAS’s Latest Initiatives and Future Vision. You can also find this post on LinkedIn. This summer, as the founder and CEO of LITAS For Girls, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit guiding young women in CS and STEM, I […]
At Our First Annual Technology Showcase on September 5, 2015, Middle and High School Girls from all over the Greater Phoenix Area showcased their CS Projects to Judges from Leading Technology Companies and Universities.
Akshata Rudrapatna (grade 12), a LITAS for Girls Program Alumna, has been selected as a semifinalist in the 2016 Intel Science Talent Search, sponsored by the Society for Science and the Public! The Intel Science Talent Search (Intel STS) is the nation’s most prestigious science competition for high school seniors and has been in operation […]
The projects from LITAS this year deal with every aspect of life: homework, vacation, adventure, games, and, as you will see today with Rachel and Kritika’s work, even safe driving and efficient shopping! Hands-Free Texting (Rachel- 9th Grade) What it does: Automatically Senses when you’re driving and sends a text message back to whoever […]
This week, we’ll look at an app the LITASers are working on that will be welcomed by stressed students everywhere: the Homework Helper App! Homework Helper- Anna and Ally (6th) What it does: – Allows you to take pictures of worksheets and organize schoolwork in different folders on your phone – Ask your friends […]
Our LITAS participants are hard at work on their projects for the Technology Showcase! This unique event allows the girls to apply their coding skills to design and develop a game, app, or animation. The projects range from products created to solve medical problems, to apps for consumer convenience and entertainment. All the girls are […]