Suzanne Menzel

Suzanne Menzel

Senior Lecturer
Department of Computer Science
School of Informatics
Indiana University

WIC@IU executive committee
Just Be faculty advisor
Bring IT On! organizer
ACM-W working committee
Grace Hopper 2007 BoF committee

Recent Events


Leveling the CS1 Playing Field
Gloria Childress Townsend, Suzanne Menzel, and Katie A. Siek. Proceedings of SIGCSE 2007. (pdf)

Propagating Diversity through Active Dissemination
Katie A. Siek, Kay Connelly, Suzanne Menzel, and Laura Hopkins. IEEE Computer, Feb 2007. (pdf)

Three Perspectives on Peer Tutoring for CS1
Sarah Loos, Suzanne Menzel, and Melanie Poparad. Proceedings of the Midwest Celebration of Women in Computing conference (MidWIC), pp 28-31, September 2006. (pdf)

Just Be: Breaking the Geek Myth
Katie A. Siek, Kay H. Connelly, Amanda Stephano, Suzanne Menzel, Jacki Bauer, and Beth Plale. In Learning and Leading with Technology, April 2006. (pdf)

The Under-representation of Women in IU Computer Science Undergraduate Degree Program
Beth Plale and Suzanne Menzel, Internal Report, March 2005. (pdf)

Java Engagement for Teaching Training: An Experience Report
Raja Sooriamurthi, Arijit Sengupta, Suzanne Menzel, Katie Moor (Siek), Sid Stamm and Katy Börner
Proceedings of the Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), pp T2D 1-6, Savannah, Florida, October, 2004.
(pdf) (ppt)


I received the Computer Science Departmental Teaching Award in 2006 and 2004, and the Trustees Teaching Award for Lecturers in 2006. I was nominated for the Student Choice Award for Outstanding Faculty in 2006, 2005 and 1998.

Spring 2007
C211: Introduction to Computer Science
C212: Introduction to Software Systems

Contact Information

Office Phone
(812) 855-0778
(812) 855-4829
US Mail
Suzanne Menzel
Lindley Hall 215
150 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47405-7104


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Last updated: July, 2007