CSE-xplore Youth Program Instructor

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Are you in Buffalo July 12th - 14th? Looking for an opportunity to enhance your mentoring, communication, and leadership? CSE-xplore, the CSE Department Youth Outreach Program is looking for instructors for this summer's camp.

Project description

Participants in this project will be the instructors for CSE-xplore's three days of camp for high school girls this summer, July 12-14th. The camp aims to explore computer engineering and computer science. During the camp, the role of the instructor is to lead activities and support students through them.

Project outcome

Successful engagement of high school girls in their exploration of computer engineering and computer science.

Project details

Timing, eligibility and other details
Length of commitment About 3-5 months
Start time Summer 
In-person, remote, or hybrid? In-person
Level of collaboration Small group project (2-3 students)
Benefits Stipend
Who is eligible All undergraduate students 

Core partners

Project mentor

Jennifer Winikus

Assistant Professor of Teaching

Computer Science and Engineering

Phone: (716) 645-4757

Email: jwinikus@buffalo.edu

Start the project

  1. Email the project mentor using the contact information above to express your interest and get approval to work on the project. (Here are helpful tips on how to contact a project mentor.)
  2. After you receive approval from the mentor to start this project, click the button to start the digital badge. (Learn more about ELN's digital badge options.) 

Preparation activities

The specific preparation activities for this project will be customized through discussions between you and your project mentor. Please be sure to ask them for the instructions to complete the required preparation activities.


Computer Science and Engineering