STARS Celebration

Conference by the STARS Computing Corps


STARS Celebration 2014


STARS Computing Corps


Hyatt Regency Crystal City – Arlington, Virginia


August 14th to 16th, 2014


Scholarship Recipient


STARS (Students & Technology in Academia, Research & Service) Computing Corps is a community of practice for student-led regional engagement as a means to broaden participation in computing.

The STARS celebration showcases current STARS participants and STARS alumni, as well as industry and community partners.

Celebration provides opportunities for learning, collaborating, and networking with academic and industry partners.

I attended with other students from Hampton University.

By Frances Coronel

Frances Coronel is a software engineer specializing in UI development on the Customer Acquisition Team at Slack where her mission is to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive.

She has been working professionally as a developer since 2015 and holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from Hampton University and a Masters in Computer Science from Cornell Tech.

Outside of Slack, Frances is an Executive Director of Techqueria, a 501c3 nonprofit that serves the largest community of Latinx in Tech in the US.

She also supports Code Nation as a member of their Bay Area Leadership Council and the Latino Community Foundation as a member of their Latinos in Tech Giving Circle.