Welcome to our new ACM-W Newsletter Editor!
Taneea S Agrawaal will be the next ACM-W Newsletter Editor, effective September 2022. Taneea is a PhD student in the Computer Science Department at University of Toronto, Canada. She completed her Bachelors in Technology from IIIT Delhi, India in 2018, and worked as an Engineering Associate at Goldman Sachs, India before starting her graduate study in 2021.
Taneea’s research work is interdisciplinary. She combines Human-Computer Interaction techniques with Climate Science, exploring the role of social values in Climate Science, with a special focus on climate-vulnerable groups. She is an alumnus of Rails Girls Summer of Code (RGSoC) 2016 and has also served on the program committee of RGSoC 2020. Taneea has been an active participant in several diversity initiatives in India, and has led the Rails Girls New Delhi and Indian Women in Engineering chapters. An avid reader with a penchant for writing, she also led the blog and the literary society at IIIT Delhi. She has continually mentored students in Computer Science since she first went to university. Most recently, she has been involved with HER Code Camp and Graduate Application Assistance Program (GAAP) in Toronto.