ACM Celebrates Pride Month 2022
Before she became well known as a gay rights activist, Edie Windsor was IBM’s first woman senior systems programmer. She even helped gay organizations to computerize their mail systems.
Alan Turing, a British mathematician who articulated the mathematical foundation and limits of computing, was born on this day in 1912. The #ACMTuringAward, computing's most prestigious award, was named in Alan Turing's honor.
For #PrideMonth and beyond, read Amy J. Ko’s thoughtful column on CS education, identity, community, and other topics if you haven’t done so already: https://bit.ly/3zbNUfh