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Hour of Code Initiative Engages Females in Technology – Awakening the Mature Geek

  It seems the new buzz word is “coding,” however I am a living witness that learning to code can literally change your life overnight.  When I was 25 I was an aspiring mortician, until I became a Mainframe Programmer.  … Continue reading

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Thor: Marvel Comics is looking for a real-life Jane Foster – Opportunity for Girls in STEM!

In anticipation of the release of Thor (Yes, I’m VERY excited,) Marvel comics is looking for the future real-life Jane Foster….Thor’s love interest, played by Natalie Portman.  This is an exciting opportunity for a young woman in high school pursuing … Continue reading

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BlackBerry Scholars Program offering 4-year scholarships to women interested in technology

BlackBerry and musician Alicia Keys are encouraging women to apply for the BlackBerry Scholars Program.  The global initiative offers  four-year scholarships to women entering their first year of college this fall.  The focus is on women interested in studying science, … Continue reading

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