WiCS | Stony Brook University

Women in Computer Science

Stony Brook University

We are an organization whose mission is to provide encouragement and support to women, both graduate and undergraduate, in the field of computing. We aim to foster understanding between men and women in Computer Science and to improve women's involvement in the field. We hold events, both academic and social in nature, and work with other groups and the Computer Science department.

We are an official ACM-W chapter.

Upcoming Events

Uber NYC Tour/Visit

Sign up to join our tour of Uber's NYC office!
Fill out the google form reserve yourself a seat.
April 19, 2019 from 2:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Escape the Room: Hacker Frenzy

Want to experience yourself an Escape the Room challenge?
Well then we've got the perfect chance for you and a group of friends to take on a mind stimulating and co-op experience.
April 26, 2019 from 3:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
Old Computer Science Room 2120/2311



Door of Clubs is a new site that is built for finding jobs, internships and sponsorships for our club. Companies are posting their open positions on this website and the recommendations are tailored to your interests! Building a profile is simple and only takes a minute. Please use this link to sign up and upload your resume. Door of Clubs will also sponsor us if we hit 50 members, so please sign up! This will greatly help us for our upcoming events for the semester.

WiCSter of the Month

Aruna Balasubramanian

Aruna Balasubramanian is an Assistant Professor at Stony Brook University. She received her Ph.D from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where her dissertation won the UMass outstanding dissertation award and was the Sigcomm dissertation award runner up. She works in the area of networked systems. Her current work consists of two threads: (1) significantly improving mobile Web performance and (2) improving the usability and privacy of mobile systems. She is the recipient of a Ubicomp best paper award, a VMWare Early Career Award, a Computing Innovation Fellowship, a Microsoft Graduate Research Fellowship, and the Applied Networking Research Prize. She is passionate about improving the diversity in Computer Science and runs a Girls Who Code Club, founded the WPhD group for Women PhD students at Stony Brook, and is the faculty advisor of the Women in Computer Science (WiCS) group at Stony Brook.




Kitty Liu

Vice President

Melanie Logan


Cynthia Lee


Arpita Abrol

Event Committee Chair

Mendy Wu

Event Comittee Member

Jo Gao

Event Committee Member

Sabrina Yang

Event Committee Member

Christina Low

Public Relations

Tina La


Andrew Cao

WiCS Advisor

Aruna Balasubramanian


Stony Brook University Department of Computer Science

If you're interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact us at wics@cs.stonybrook.edu.