Category: Women Lead

Tijana Milenkovic standing against wall of hexagons

Computer Scientist’s Character Forged in Homeland War: Prof. Tijana Milenkovic

Tijana Milenkovic was in the fourth grade in Sarajevo when the war that broke apart the former country of Yugoslavia erupted in 1992. She remembers avoiding the windows for fear of snipers and catching rainwater to take showers. Enduring a 20-mile exodus from the city that took nine hours to …