networking, and growth
opportunities to Black students pursuing a
career in tech.
The organization works to build and empower members of Texas Computer
Science and the broader Black community to pursue technology related education and
careers. We hope to inspire and equip the next diverse generation of thoughtful
of building community
dedicated corporate sponsors
Events centered around bridging connections between student and company
recruiters and engineers. Providing opportunities to students to secure
internships and full time opportunities. Additionally, benefiting companies by
giving them access to diverse and talented students.
Uplifting the broader community to learn more about CS opportunities.
Empowering youth to pursue new and exciting topics in technology. Also aiming to
provide support through mentorship.
Ways to connect with the ABCS community and promote a supportive environment.
In-person social events include: potlucks, karaoke, park days. Virtual events
can be as exciting as playing virtual games like pictionary, code-names and
General Meeting #7 w/Chevron | Monday, February 8th | 7 PM - 8 PM CST Diversity Study Night | Saturday, February 13th | 3 PM - 5 PM CST ABCS Cooking Social | Friday, February 19th | 6 PM - 8 PM CST General Meeting #8 w/Zillow | Monday, February 22nd | 7 PM - 8 PM CST
“Through ABCS, I have found a community of students that are willing to share
resources and provide mentorship. This has helped me tremendously in my
courses as I have been able to study with peers I have met through ABCS and
find encouragement through my network.”
- ABCS Member, Class of 2022
“ABCS has helped me build a supportive group of friends and mentors that have
shown me that it is possible to succeed academically as a black woman in the
CS program here at UT. I’ve found friends I can ask advice and help from and
friends to study and learn with.”
- ABCS Member, Class of 2021
We surveyed our students and here are the top outreach events from the 2019 -
2020 school year: Black Excellence in STEM Day, Hour of Code, Vex Robotics
volunteer day with Google, and the Diversity in Tech Field Trip