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Rachel Purta Awarded Fellowship for UbiComp/ISWC 2015

Virginia Watterson • DATE: July 16, 2015

Ph.D. student Rachael Purta, advised by Dr. Aaron Striegel, has been accepted to participate in the Broadening Participation Workshop this fall, which this year is located in Osaka, Japan.  The workshop is co-located with the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp/ISWC 2015), and is meant to increase the number of women, minority, students from developing countries, and students with disabilities in the field of ubiquitous computing.  The acceptance also includes a $1000 travel grant and coverage of the cost of the workshop fee.  Rachael will be presenting a poster of her work at the September 8, 2015 workshop.

For more information, see ubicomp2015.