Student Groups

There are many Student Groups Similar to the LUG at NC State.

STARS

STARS is a service-learning student group focusing on broadening participation in computer science by reaching out to traditionally underrepresented groups. Students who participate in this group take part in a number of initiatives, including tutoring, mentoring, outreach, and even participating in research projects with NC State Graduate Students.

ACM/AITP

The ACM/AITP is a student chapter of the professional organizations, and focuses on bringing in speakers from industry to give Tech Talks for the NC State Computer Science Department.

WiCS

Women in Computer Science is a student group that advocates the inclusion and accomplishments in women in computing technology. Focusing primarily on bringing in speakers to talk about research and corporate careers, WiCS also hosts a number of social events throughout the semester. WiCS events are open to everyone, regardless of gender.

Open Hardware Makerspace

The Open Hardware Makerspace is a student group built with the focus of bringing a hackerspace to NC State students. OHM is primarily interested in the hardware side of engineering, but students interested in microcontrollers or robotics would feel right at home with them.

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