Missouri: Western Missouri & Kansas

The 2018 Aspirations in Computing Awards for the Western Missouri & Kansas affiliate will be held at the Kauffman Conference Center, 4801 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, MO. on February 9, 2018. The event will be sponsored by Commerce Bank of Kansas City.

Agenda:
12:00-12:45pm Check in and Ice Breaker
1:00-1:15pm Welcome and Introduction
1:15-1:20pm Girls in Tech video
1:20-2:00pm Keynote Speaker
2:00-2:45pm Speed Networking
2:45-3:30pm Award Ceremony for Winners, Honorable Mention and Educator of the Year
3:30-4:00pm Closing remarks followed by Reception, Group Photo, Red Chair Photos

Congratulations to the 2018 winners of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing – Western Missouri and Kansas Affiliate:
• Maureen Botros, Homeschool, Wichita, KS (also a National Winner)
• Lauren Dowdell, Shawnee Mission West High School, Shawnee Mission, MO.
• Alexis Dyser, Liberty North High School, Liberty, MO (also a National Honorable Mention)
• Noelle Green, Staley High School, Kansas City, MO
• Emma Hubka, Topeka High School, Topeka, KS
• Shelby Jones, Lawrence Virtual High School, Lawrence, KS
• Luann Jung, Manhattan High School, Manhattan, KS
• Abha Kaushik, Blue Valley West High School, Overland Park, KS
• Aamna Khan, Summit Technology Academy, Lee’s Summit, MO
• Chaney Leonard, Wellington High School, Wellington, KS
• Keshvi Mahalingam, Staley High School, Kansas City, MO
• Ruby Rios, Bishop Miege High School, Roeland Park, KS (also a National Winner)
• Chayanne Sandoval-Williams, Grandview High School, Grandview, MO (also a National Honorable Mention)
• Erin Smith, Shawnee Mission West High, Shawnee Mission, KS (also a National Honorable Mention)
• Emiline Stewart, Lee’s Summit West High School, Lee’s Summit, MO
• Carolyn Tran, Andover High School, Andover, KS
• Lailah Weatherspoon, Lee’s Summit High School, Lee’s Summit, MO
• Emily Windsor, Liberty North High School, Liberty, MO

The 2018 Honorable Mention recipients of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing – Western Missouri and Kansas Affiliate who will be honored are:
• Arlette Andrade, Grain Valley High School, Grain Valley, MO
• Samantha Baker, Blue Springs High School, Blue Springs, MO
• Sydney Conley, Maryville High School, Maryville, MO
• Carissa French, Liberty High School, Liberty, MO
• Jaime Knight, Turner High School, Kansas City, KS
• Samantha Kreisel, Summit Technology Academy, Lee’s Summit, MO
• Lauren Lawson, Olathe East High School, Olathe, KS
• Hali Liu, Olathe East High School, Olathe, KS
• Emily Parker, Cristo Rey High School, Kansas City, MO
• Margaret Schwartz, One School House – Notre Dame de Sion, Kansas City, MO
• Shelby Soukup, Lee’s Summit North High School, Lee’s Summit, MO
• Rachel Thomas, Liberty High School, Liberty, MO
• Jaden Thompson, Bolivar High School, Bolivar, MO
• Caelen Walker, Career & Technology Center at Ft. Osage, Independence, MO
• Alexia Yerton, Goddard High School, Goddard, KS

Please contact Bridget Quinn (Bridget.Quinn@ncwit.org) or Judy Mullins (mullinsj@umkc.edu) with any questions about the Western Missouri & Kansas community.