Talk on April 17: IT Programs and Careers for Young Women

April 11, 2012 5:21 pm Information Technology, Mathematics and Computer Science Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences

Regina Kunkle

Lehman College will host a talk with Regina Kunkle, vice president for the State and Local/Higher Education (SLED) Region of NetAPP, about the opportunities in the field of technology for women. Titled “IT Programs and Careers for Young Women,” the talk will take place on Tuesday, April 17, in Carman Hall, Rm. 342 from 3-4 p.m. This presentation is free and open to the community.

As a woman working in an industry dominated by men, Kunkle is well-aware of the struggles that women face when entering the IT field. She travels across the country, talking at colleges and universities to young women about careers in information technology and related fields. Kunkle holds an undergraduate degree in computer science from the University of Maryland, College Park, an M.B.A. in management from Loyola College, and a law degree from George Washington University.

This talk is sponsored by the Information Technology Division and the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science.