CIS and the Community

WICS High School Day for Girls

Each year, the CIS Department and Women in Computer Science (WICS) host a day for girls in high school who are interested in computer science as a career. Learn more.

CSTA-Philly Reboot, Renew, Retreat and Computer Science for High School (CS4HS) Workshops

The University of Pennsylvania is a member of CSTA-Philly and offers several opportunities for professional development in different areas of computer science. Learn more.

Guidance Counselor and Computer Science Teacher Day

A seed grant from Microsoft Research and the National Center for Women and IT (NCWIT) supports "Guidance Counselor and Computer Science Teacher Day," a new initiative with Advancing Women in Engineering (AWE) to encourage women in to study Computer Science in college. Learn more.

Resources for High School teachers

CIS provides this website for high school teachers to find useful information from the JETT workshop, along with many extras to help in the classroom. Learn more.


Visit this page hosted by CIS to get news and resources for military veterans and active duty service members at Penn. Learn more.