Graduate Information Systems Student Kimione Francis wins scholarship to the Grace Hopper Conference
Rita Langdon,Associate Provost and Director of Public Relations
C.W. Post Campus,
Long Island University
Kimione Francis has been awarded a scholarship sponsored by Cisco to attend the 2011 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing held in Portland, Oregon from November 8-11, 2011. Francis was selected from a competitive pool of over 1,100 applicants. Part of the application process was writing a thoughtful essay.
The scholarship award includes conference registration, hotel, meal vouchers, and travel support in the amount of $400. The Conference is a great opportunity to expand one’s professional network and meet others in the field.
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