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Women In Technology

"Empowers Women for Economic Success"

 

Women in Technology (WIT) is an El Camino College program and a campus club that supports women pursuing non-traditional majors and careers. We encourage women to view non-traditional employment from a practical, hands-on interactive stance.

 

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GIRLS IN TECHNOLOGY (GIT) CONFERENCE (conference flyer)

This event is co-sponsored by the El Camino College - Women in Technology (WIT), Society of Women Engineers (SWE), CTE - Teacher Pipeline Program, and the El Camino College Compton Center - Career & Technical Education (CTE) Program.  The purpose of this Conference is to encourage women to pursue non-traditional technical careers. All high school and community college students who are interested are encourage to attend this FREE Conference. 

Friday, May 2, 2014
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
El Camino College Compton Center

8:00 am -   8:30 am -      Registration & Tours -  Atrium, Vocational Technology Building - Compton Center

9:00 am - 10:00 am -      Welcome & Introductions 
                                    Women Non-Traditional Careers Panel

10:00 am  - 10:45 am -   Workshop 1 (various Industry & Technology Departments)

10:45 am  - 11:30 am -   Workshop 2 (various Industry & Technology Departments)

11:30 am  - 12:15 pm -   Workshop 3 (various Industry & Technology Departments)

12:15 pm  -  2:00 pm -   Lunch - Student Lounge, Compton Center
                                   Resource & College Fair 
                                   Opportunity Drawings for Prizes!!!


FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER, CONTACT:

Alicia Zambrano
Coordinator, Career & Technical Education
El Camino College Compton Center
1111 E. Artesia Blvd. 
Compton, CA 90221
(310) 900-1600 x 2779
azambrano@elcamino.edu

Please pre-register to guarantee your seat and lunch at the Conference.

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WIT - Goals & Objectives 

         


Visit us at the WIT Center located in the Technical Arts Building, Room 104 B.

Contact Info:

Victoria Martinez
Program Coodinator
Women in Technology (WIT)
310-660-3593 ext 6780
vmartinez@elcamino.edu

 


Did you know...???

WIT - The Facts Careers in Technology

 


Check out this video about Women and Technology.

 


 

Please visit our Facebook page and click on 'LIKE' to get the latest information pertaining to the Women In Technology program at El Camino College.  You can also view photos of past WIT events and tours and even create a discussion board.

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Calendar of Upcoming Events

  • Join us for WIT Wednesdays every Wednesday (except during special events or tours) in
    Tech Arts 104 B from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Meet other members and join us for some camaraderie and support.

 

 

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Programs/Majors Offered under the WIT Program

ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE  
AIR CONDITIONING & REFRIGERATION  
ARCHITECTURE  
AUTO COLLISION AND REPAIR/PAINTING  
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY  
COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN/DRAFTING  
CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY  
ELECTRONICS AND COMPUTER HARDWARE TECHNOLOGY  
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY  
FIRE & EMERGENCY TECHNOLOGY  
MACHINE TOOL TECHNOLOGY  
MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY  
WELDING  
 

 

Resources & Related Links

 Special Programs

CAREER ADVANCEMENT ACADEMY(CAA)

 

CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION TEACHER PIPELINE (CTETP)

 

MATHEMATICS, ENGINEERING, SCIENCE ACHIEVEMENT PROGRAM (MESA)

 

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATHEMATICS (STEM)

 

START PROGRAM

 

 

 Websites

NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR WOMEN IN TRADES, TECHNOLOGY AND SCIENCE (IWITTS)

 

WOMEN IN NON-TRADITIONAL EMPLOYMENT ROLES (WINTER)

 

PRIDE AND A PAYCHECK

 

F.I.R.S.T. ROBOTICS COMPETITION

 

CALIFORNIA CAREER CAFE - California Community Colleges Virtual Career Center 

 

 

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 Last Published 4/24/14