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Graduate Information Systems Student Kimione Francis wins scholarship to the Grace Hopper Conference

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Rita Langdon,Associate Provost and Director of Public Relations
C.W. Post Campus,
Long Island University
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Kimione FrancisKimione Francis has been awarded a scholarship sponsored by Cisco to attend the 2011 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing held in Portland, Oregon from November 8-11, 2011. Francis was selected from a competitive pool of over 1,100 applicants. Part of the application process was writing a thoughtful essay.

The scholarship award includes conference registration, hotel, meal vouchers, and travel support in the amount of $400. The Conference is a great opportunity to expand one’s professional network and meet others in the field.

Posted 09/22/2011

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