Date Posted: 1/09/2017

WICC (Women in Computing at Cornell) and their advisor CS Professor Eva Tardos will receive a 2017 Cook Award acknowledging achievements and contributions to the Cornell community. The Cook Award is named in honor of the late Constance E. Cook, Cornell's first woman vice president, and the late Professor Emeritus Alice E. Cook, founding member of the Advisory Committee on the Status of Women. The Award honors individuals who deserve recognition for their commitment to women's issues and their contributions for changing the climate for women at Cornell.