Missouri: Western Missouri & Kansas

The 2019 Aspirations in Computing Awards ceremony for the Western Missouri & Kansas affiliate was held at the Kauffman Conference Center, 4801 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, MO. on February 8, 2019. The event was sponsored by NetApp of Wichita and Northwest Missouri State University.

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, Parents' Roundtable
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 2019 winners of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing – Western Missouri and Kansas Affiliate:
• Samantha, Blue Springs High School, Blue Springs, MO.
• Angelica, Topeka High School, Topeka, KS.
• Lauren, Shawnee Mission West High School, Shawnee Mission, MO.
• Noelle, Staley High School, Kansas City, MO.
• Alexandril, Fort Osage High School, Independence, MO.
• Aalisha, Manual Career & Technical Center, Kansas City, MO.
• Shelby, Baldwin High School, Baldwin City, KS.
• Aamna, Summit Technology Academy, Lee’s Summit, MO.
• Samantha, Summit Technology Academy, Lee’s Summit, MO.
• Karen, Blue Valley High School, Overland Park, KS.
• Keshvi, Staley High School, Kansas City North, MO.
• Mia, Blue Springs High School, Blue Springs, MO.
• Chayanne, Grandview High School, Grandview, MO (also a National Winner)
• Zoey, Lee's Summit High School, Lee's Summit, MO.
• Grace, Staley High School, Kansas City North, MO.
• Shelby, Lee’s Summit North High School, Lee’s Summit, MO.
• Haley, Blue Valley Southwest High School, Overland Park, KS.
• Carolyn, Andover High School, Andover, KS.
• Caelen, Ft. Osage Career & Technology Center , Independence, MO.
• Lailah, Lee’s Summit High School, Lee’s Summit, MO.

Congratulations to the 2019 Honorable Mention recipients of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing – Western Missouri and Kansas Affiliate:
• Trinity, Maryville High School, Maryville, MO.
• Annabelle, Saint Teresa's Academy, Kansas City, MO.
• Riley, Olathe East Senior High School, Olathe, KS.
• Katie, Lee's Summit High School, Lee's Summit, MO.
• Paige, Camdenton High, Camdenton, MO.
• Charlotte, Liberty High School, Liberty, MO.
• Ashlyn, Park Hill High School, Kansas City, MO.
• Alice, Manhattan High School, Manhattan, KS.
• Elise, Shawnee Mission South High School, Overland Park, KS.
• Kyra, Blue Springs High School, Blue Springs, MO.
• Sarah, Pleasant Hill High School, Pleasant Hill, MO.
• Desirée, Grandview High School, Grandview, MO.
• Thao, Blue Valley West High School, Overland Park, KS.
• Hannah, Shawnee Mission South High, Overland Park, KS.
• Lura, Lees Summit Community Christian School, Lee's Summit, MO.
• Anjali, Blue Valley Southwest High School, Overland Park, KS.
• Rachel, Liberty High School, Liberty, MO.
• Katelyn, Oak Grove High School, Oak Grove, MO.

Finally, congratulations to the 2019 Rising Stars of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing – Western Missouri and Kansas Affiliate:
• Anna, Summit Christian Academy, Lee's Summit, MO.
• Emily, Olathe Northwest High School, Olathe, KS.
• Sydney, Lee's Summit West High School, Lee's Summit, MO.

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