Southern Utah Girls in Technology (SUGIT)





Free College Credit Information 

High School Girls (9th-12th)

The CSIS 1100 (Outreach Computing Projects) course will provide an opportunity for students to participate and engage in various computing projects. This one-credit course can be taken by students a maximum of three times (Fall, Spring, Summer) [Pass/Fail]. Click below or email

Southern Utah Aspirations in Computing(SUAIC) Virtual Award Ceremony

SUGIT 2022 & Beyond (Going Hybrid): "Empowering Women Hidden Gems"
Click the Image to Register, It's Free!

Website .png
SUGIT2018 Girl at Desktop.jpg

Southern Utah Aspirations in Computing (SUAIC) 2022 was a success!

Tentative agenda: Starting at 11.30 a.m. (if on campus lunch provided at 11 a.m.); 11.35 a.m.-12.15 p.m. (Panel about education & career opportunities); 12.20 p.m.-1.30 p.m. (hands-on activity will be provided); 1.35 p.m.-2.15 p.m. (hear from our "Hidden Gems"); and 2.20 p.m.-2.30 p.m.- Wrap up-lucky draw & other opportunities.


Screen Shot 2021-08-18 at 3.36.18 PM.png

Dr. Kesar contributed to a Microsoft research collaboration in closing the gender gap in STEM and CS.

Click on the above image to read the full report. 


Parker Hannifin was awarded the "CSIS outstanding student" for the graduating class of 2021. Parker is an Information Systems at SUU and a senior ambassador for the OutreachMAD projects. He is currently pursuing his MS in cybersecurity. 

Click on the above video to learn more about our 2021 outreachMAD projects. 

Screen Shot 2021-08-18 at 3.37.17 PM.png

Dr.Kesar contributed to a Microsoft research report where a quantitative survey of 6,009 girls and young women from ages 10-30 examines attitudes towards STEM, schools was conducted.

Click on the above image to read the full report.

Dr. Kesar recipient of 2021 "30 Women to Watch" in Utah

Click on the above video to watch