Tariro M.

Fall 2013 Systers Pass It On Award Winners

Project Title:

Empowering Teenage Mothers Through Computer Skills Appreciation

Project Description:

This is a one of a kind computer skills project designed and targeting teenage mothers.

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Where Design, Art and Technology Meet, Innovation is Endless!

Technology innovation is just that, innovation. It is used to help industries like health field, communications and businesses improve their processes and help their customers more efficiently. But Leslie Birch, a recent Spring 2013 Pass It On award winner, innovates through technology in art, design and fashion. Read her thank you note below and don’t forget to watch her personal video to Systers.

Tech Abled – Empowering Women with Disabilities Through Technology

“Tech Abled – Empowering women with disabilities through technology” project: This is an information awareness project that focuses on women with spinal cord injuries and particularly women living with quadriplegia. I started the Tech Abled project to teach women with spinal cord injuries how to use voice-activated software to enable them to use computers independently despite their lack of mobility.

Connie J.

2007 Systers Pass It On Award Winner

Project Title:ConnieJones

IT’s a Girl Thing!

Project Description:

NUCIA (Nebraska University Consortium for Information Assurance), within the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) College of Information Science & Technology (IS&T), in conjunction with Girl Scouts, will be offering a week long technology summer day camp to girls, ages 11 to 17 years of age.

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