On October 22nd at 8 PM the SGA hosted the 2018 ITS Conference. SGA reps for the ITS division, Shelsea Henry and Cecilia Pohlar facilitated the conference to bridge the gaps between majors in the ITS division. Four professors from the division volunteered as guest speakers, discussing topics ranging from data analytics to using procedural generation to create story-based games. The conference was a huge success with 35 attendees; stay tuned in the spring for the student edition!
The following week on October 30th at 5:30 PM the Vermont Women’s Fund Annual Benefit Celebration occurred. Numerous members from the Women in Technology club attended. The event began with a networking reception where members were able to connect with local professionals. Attendees heard from Governor Phil Scott and Reshma Saujani, the founder of Girls Who Code. Co-president Anna Matich said, “the event was inspirational to women and girls in Vermont!”