2021 ACE – Rethinking CS0 to Improve Performance and Retention
Noura Albarakati is a Ph.D. student at the University of Rhode Island, USA. Her research area is in Computer Science Education, inclusion, and diversity. She is especially interested in the retention of underrepresented students (women and underrepresented minorities) in computer science. She has been working with some CS professors to come up with some ways to retain more women and underrepresented minorities in CS introductory classes.