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


Dr. Kesar was one of the recipients of "2021 30 Women to Watch" by the Utah business. According to Utah business, these women are "leading the way in business, law, education, and much more".

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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. 

Up Coming Events 

Southern Utah Aspirations (part of NCWIT) competition opens on September 1st 2021 
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Dr. Kesar contributed to a Microsoft research collaboration in closing the gender gap in STEM and CS.

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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.

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

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