How this cybersecurity specialist found herself by helping girls learn to code

Emily Reid used to have a habit at work. “I’d walk in, and I’d say my name and then immediately my job title, like it was part of my name,” she says. “I’m Emily Reid, cybersecurity specialist.” She’d scored what seemed like an exciting job at a non-profit that operates federally funded research centers back…

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Posted on July 15, 2016
Girls Who Code launches three Summer Immersion Programs at major professional services and technology companies in Newark

Programs Supported and Hosted by Prudential Financial Inc. and Verizon Programs Will Run from July 5, 2016 – August 26, 2016 NEWARK, NJ (July 5, 2016) –– Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that aims to inspire, educate and equip young women for futures in the computing-related fields, kicked off its 2016 Summer Immersion…

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Posted on July 5, 2016
Girls Who Code launches record number of Summer Immersion Programs in New York City this year

Programs Supported and Hosted By Accenture, Adobe, AIG, AOL Charitable Foundation, AppNexus, AT&T, BlackRock, Goldman Sachs, IAC, IBM, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Kate Spade & Company Foundation, Microsoft, The Moody’s Foundation and Viacom Programs Will Run from July 5 – August 26, 2016 New York, NY (July 5, 2016) — Girls Who Code, a national…

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A day in the life of a teacher who codes: week 0

Hello! My name is Kristi, and this is my second year teaching for Girls Who Code. This year I have been placed at Pixar, something I’m just as excited about as the students. Each week this summer I’ll be writing about my experience as a teacher for Girls Who Code so you can see how different…

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Posted on June 27, 2016
Girls Who Code launches record number of Summer Immersion Programs in DC region this year, first programs in Virginia

Programs Supported and Hosted By AT&T, AOL Charitable Foundation,  BSA | The Software Alliance, Capital One and Lockheed Martin Programs Will Run from June 27, 2016 – August 12, 2016 WASHINGTON, DC (June 27, 2016) — Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that aims to inspire, educate and equip young women for futures in…

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Girls Who Code launches record number of Summer Immersion Programs in Chicago this year

Programs Supported and Hosted by Accenture, Microsoft, Synchrony Financial, University of Illinois at Chicago and Verizon Programs Will Run from June 27, 2016 – August 19, 2016 CHICAGO, IL (June 27, 2016) — Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that aims to inspire, educate and equip young women for futures in the computing-related fields,…

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Girls Who Code launches six Summer Immersion Programs at major media and technology companies in Boston

Programs Supported and Hosted by Akamai, Microsoft, TripAdvisor, Twitter and Verizon @ MIT Lincoln Laboratory Programs Will Run from June 27, 2016 – August 12, 2016 BOSTON, MA (June 27, 2016) –– Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that aims to inspire, educate and equip young women for futures in the computing-related fields, kicked…

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Girls Who Code launches inaugural Summer Immersion Programs in Austin

First Girls Who Code Programs to be Held at Major Media and Technology Companies in the Region Programs Supported and Hosted by AT&T, The Barlovento Foundation, IBM and Indeed Programs will run from June 27, 2016 – August 12 AUSTIN, TX (JUNE 27, 2016) — Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that aims to…

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Girls Who Code launches six Summer Immersion Programs at major media and technology companies in Seattle

  *Programs Supported and Hosted by Adobe, Amazon, AT&T, Expedia, Groupon and Microsoft Programs Will Run from June 27, 2016 – August 26, 2016 SEATTLE, WA (June 27, 2016) –– Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that aims to inspire, educate and equip young women for futures in the computing-related fields, kicked off its…

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Girls Who Code launches record number of Summer Immersion Programs in Miami this year

*Programs Supported and Hosted by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Programs Will Run from June 20, 2016 – August 5, 2016 MIAMI, FL (June 20, 2016) — Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that aims to inspire, educate and equip young women for futures in the computing-related fields, kicked off its 2016…

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Posted on June 20, 2016