2021 Virtual Spring Workshop Descriptions

Riddle me: Coding edition

Do you want to test your thinking? Do you want to learn how to think in code? Join ACM-W, the Women in Computing club of SCU, on an adventure and learn how to get inside the mind of a programmer. Learn how to code your name using ASCII characters and solve logic, coding riddles, and puzzles! Come to our workshop to crack the code, improve your problem-solving abilities, and begin your journey as a future programmer!
SHPE or Sink

How many pennies does it take to make a boat sink? Design our own boat and find out!

Cardboard Creations

It’s launch day ! Put your hard hats on to create your own cardboard catapult. 

Tower Hour

Be a civil engineer for the day! Discover tower building using household supplies. Challenge yourself to be innovative and think on your feet!

Toughest Tower Construction

Join us to build a tower out of household materials. See how you can construct joints that won't break, balance your structure, and build the toughest tower out there! While designing you will also come to understand how to use materials in a sustainable way. Compete against other teams to make the best tower out there!  

Scratch 

Learn to program using Scratch, a block-based visual programming platform.