Laney Strange

Memphis, TN

Computer Scientist, woman in tech supporting other women in tech. #boston #memphis #drstrange


My Tumblr has interviews, articles, and fun (and occasionally embarrassing) pics from recent coding events.


* Lecturer, Tufts University (starting fall 2016!)

* Visiting Assistant Professor, Rhodes College (2015-2016)

* Instructor, University of Memphis (2013-2015)

Other activities:

* 100 Girls of Code (Memphis chapter lead) -- coding workshops, girls ages 10-18.

* CodeCrew (interim director) -- after-school programs and summer camps, kids from underserved communities in Memphis.

* NCWIT Aspirations in Computing (West-Tennessee affiliate lead) -- award to recognize potential and achievement in computing among high school girls.

* Girls Who Code (teacher) -- summer immersion program, 2015.

* University of Memphis Videogame camp (director) -- first camp of its kind at UM, 2015!

Curriculum Development

I've developed age-appropriate computer science curriculum for Code Crew, the Memphis Public Library, Veritas College Prep, and the University of Memphis Videogame Design Summer Camp.

  • Work
    • University of Memphis
  • Education
    • Dartmouth College
    • Simmons College