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Midlands Girls In It Summer Camp

June 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until June 16, 2016


Midlands Girls In IT is a summer camp for High School Women sponsored and partially funded by National Center for Women in Technology (NCWIT) Aspire IT program. This program is for high school females interested in Information Technology, and are looking to learn more about what IT is and what it means. The goal of this camp is to empower young women to become more involved in IT and see what IT can do for them. It will be held June 14-16 at IT-oLogy 9am -5pm. Participants will be working with Prerna Mirchandani, a college student who went through the Aspirations program in high school. She will be teaching programming using Kodu, Google CS First, and CS Unplugged. We will have speakers each day to encourage young women in their endeavors of IT and empower them to become more involved. The cost to attend for 3 days is $100. Parking is available in Tower parking garage (adjacent to the building) for the full day for $4 each day. On the first day parents must drop off their students. Participants must bring their own lunch.

To register:   https://midlandsgirlsinit.eventbrite.com



June 14, 2016
9:00 am - 5:00 pm