Recognition

Awards

  • 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, and 2014: Recognition Awards from the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC), the world’s largest conference for women technologists, for founding and chairing Arab Women in Computing
  • May 8th, 2016: One of six featured stories on Facebook on International Women’s Day for work on Arab Women in Computing (ArabWIC)
  • 2016: Finalist for the prestigious World Technology Award
  • 2010 and 2009: Recipient of the Google Rise Award
  • Fall 2010: Received a Special Award from Google: “We at Google believe strongly in your mission and the impact you are having. We wanted to thank you for the amazing work you’ve done to make a real difference in the lives of so many. [The Special Award is given] in recognition of that work and to support your continued success.” The award money paid for female computer science students to attend professional conferences.
  • 2008 and 2009: Women in Computing was awarded NYU’s Presidential Service Award for “extraordinary and positive impact on the New York University Community.”

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