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  1. Water: Access, Supply, and Sustainability

    October 27, 7:00 pm - October 29, 8:30 pm
  2. How Do I Become a Rocket Scientist?

    November 20, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  3. Kansas City Invention Convention

    April 17, 2021, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Tasha Schoenstein

(Travel Fellow, 2019-20)
Tasha Schoenstein

Tasha Schoenstein

Travel Fellow

Departments and Disciplines: The Institutionalization of Computer Science, 1960-1989

Tasha Schoenstein is a PhD candidate in the History of Science at Harvard University. Her research interests center on the history of computer science, mathematics, and engineering. Her dissertation, tentatively titled “Departments and Disciplines: The Institutionalization of Computer Science, 1960-1989,” looks at the history of computer science as an academic discipline, with particular attention on the history of gender and computer science. Before attending Harvard, Tasha received a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with Computer Science with a minor in Chinese from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.