Girls Who Code releases first-ever iOS & Android App, Girls Who Code Loop

  Non-profit develops custom-built community app New York, NY (October 5, 2016) – Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology, today released Girls Who Code Loop, the first-ever app custom-built for its community. The app helps the Girls Who Code sisterhood of students and alumni stay in the…

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Posted on October 5, 2016
Vote for Girls Who Code’s submission to first-ever open debate!

The Commission on Presidential Debates announced that for the first time ever, ABC & CNN will be looking to the internet to source questions. For the next two debates, voters will be able to submit and vote on the questions we want answers to. We have a LOT of questions. But here’s the one we…

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Posted on October 3, 2016
Girls Who Code expands to all 50 U.S. States with free Clubs program!

Non-profit to triple program to 1500 Clubs New York, NY (September 14, 2016) – Girls Who Code, the national nonprofit working to close the gender gap in technology, today announced that it is expanding its free after school Clubs program to all 50 states this year, making it the largest computer science program for girls…

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Posted on September 14, 2016
Girls Who Code launches #PayItForward campaign

  This summer Girls Who Code taught computer science to over 1,500 girls across the U.S. Our students learned how to use computer science to solve problems in their community, in their country, and in their world. They developed games to raise awareness about racial inequality and gun violence, built websites to help solve climate…

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Posted on August 22, 2016
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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