[lug] CSTIE show - BLUG needs booth volunteers
wallen at boulder.nist.gov
Wed Apr 5 14:46:10 MDT 2000
On Wed, 5 Apr 2000, Elizabeth O. Coolbaugh wrote:
> > Note: Students and persons under the age of 18 are not permitted at
> > this event and will not be allowed on the floor.
> Off-topic, but this is highly obnoxious. So a PHD candidate in
> computer science isn't welcome at their show? I dislike the age
> bias expressed tremendously anyway, but extending it to all
> "students" is just plain stupid.
It is their restriction, not mine.
I can tell you that you are misunderstanding their target audience. They
are looking for the big business IT executive rather than the computer
I don't see anything stopping a PHD candidate from showing up. Just don't
go as a PHD candidate looking for job leads.
(wallen at boulder.nist.gov)
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