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Montana Code Girls Seeks Volunteer Mentors To Support Teams of Girl Coders:


If you support our cause, there is no better way than to get involved than though volunteering! We are in need of mentors for our 2017 Technovation Montana teams! Who are mentors? Mentors are ...


Technovation Montana 2017 for girls from Montana and surrounding states:


As the Regional Ambassador for Technovation, the Big Sky Code Academy, along with its Montana Code Girls program, is the host of Technovation Montana. This regional Technovation competition is for ...


Montana Code Girls & Technovation Montana 2017 Registration is now open!:


"Every girl can be a technology entrepreneur with the right resources." Registration is now open! After an amazing Fall semester, we are excited to open registration for our January 2017 session ...


Montana Code Girls to expand into Code Kids :


Bringing the state's brain trust home to work emerged as a campaign slogan during the recent race for governor. One growing Montana tech firm has turned that slogan into reality. Looking to expand ...


16 Tech Jobs That Have A Gender Pay Gap:


Despite widespread recognition that women are paid less than men for the same jobs, the gender pay gap lives on. It exists in virtually all occupations, even among teachers and nurses, where women dominate ...


Butte-Silver Bow Public Library Announces Partnership with Big Sky Code Academy and Montana Code Girls:


Big Sky Code Academy, a Code.org Preferred Learning Partner and the leader in immersive coding boot camps across the state of Montana, and the Butte-Silver Bow Public Library announced a partnership on ...


Women in computing to decline to 22% by 2025, study warns:


New research warns that the number of women in the computing workforce will decline to 22% from 24% by 2025 if nothing is done to encourage more of them to study computer science. The research from ...


Montana Code Girls - Free Afterschool Coding Academy For Girls Starts In Kalispell On Oct. 6:


Industrial engineer at NASA and Lockheed Martin Marianne Smith has volunteered to start up Kalispell's branch of Montana Code Girls http://www.mtcodegirls.org/ , an offshoot of Big Sky Code Academy ...


Montana Code Girls joins new White House initiative for computer education :


Montana Code Girls joined more than 200 organizations across the country this week in committing to expand after-school programs for girls, helping them gain better access to an education in computer ...


Montana Code Girls Participates White House Computer Science for All Initiative #CSforAll:


Montana Code Girls makes a #CSforAll commitment to improve access to Computer Science education through the statewide expansion of its after school program. On Wednesday September 14th, the White ...


Montana Code Girls Volunteers Wanted:


Over 32 Montana Code Girls Registered statewide and counting! Volunteers Needed! We are looking for Community Leaders and Mentor/Coach volunteers for the 2016 - 2017 season to support the girls. Registration ...


Montana Code Girls Registration is Open!:


Montana Code Girls opens up statewide registration for its 2016 - 2017 academic year. The program starts the week of September 26th and all girls ages 9 - 19 are encouraged to register. More information ...


Montana Code Girls proves programming isn't just for boys:


Montana Governor Steve Bullock was in Missoula on Thursday to show his support for Montana Code Girls http://www.mtcodegirls.org/ -- an after school program dedicated to building skills in software development ...


Wanted: Montana Women (Age 9-19) Who'd Like to Learn to Code World Changing Apps and Build a Business Model - Montana Code Girls Launches Free State-wide Program:


Blended technology and business program for girls ready to launch statewide initiative A program born in Missoula last year to give girls and young women the skills needed to pursue a STEM ...
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Back To School W/ Governor Bullock 2016 "Innovate & Educate" Tour , This Thursday 09/01, Missoula:


It's back to school time and Governor Steve Bullock is coming to Missoula!! Thursday 9/1 Missoula Public Library 3:30PM It's back to school time and Governor Steve Bullock is coming to ...


Computers Are For Girls, Too By Melinda Gates :


I remember three things about my first computer science class in college. First, improbably, the professor was named Ramm, as in "random access memory." Second, the class was about processors, and ...


#SitWithMeMontana Campaign In Great Falls, 08/19, Great Falls:


Big Sky Code Academy, Montana Code Girls and the #SitWithMeMontana campaign are coming to Great Falls! Come join us for the announcement of the Academy's Great Falls campus and record a short ...


Afghanistan: Using technology to empower women:


Roya Mahboob knew that she wanted to build a career in technology from the first time she set her eyes on a computer in the only internet cafe in Herat, Afghanistan, when she was 16 years old. In 2010, ...


Program gets women coding with NASA data:


Tracey Birch, a woman with 25 years of experience in software development and system administration, had never seen so many women in tech in one room. Last week she was named as one of 49 NASA Datanauts ...


Code club Senegal, where women are leading the way:


Buying land to build on in Senegal can be a nightmare. There are plenty of empty-looking plots in desirable areas, but woe betide the novice buyer. Scams abound, and any one plot might have five ...


Sit With Me Montana, 7/27, Bozeman, Montana:


Join us this Wednesday, July 27 from 4 pm - 6 pm to kick off our Sit With Me Montana campaign, see pitch videos from former Montana Code Girls and enjoy an MIT App Inventor boot camp at the Bozeman Public ...


Montana Code Girls partners with Bozeman Public Library:


Partnership Provides Access and Technology Support for Girls-Specific After-School Technology Program Today Big Sky Code Academy http://www.bigskycodeacademy.org , the leader in immersive coding ...


Girls Who Code: Brightening the Future for Women in Tech:


January 29th, 2009, wasn't your typical Thursday, at least not for me anyway. On this day, President Obama signed his first piece of legislation, the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. Quite simply, this ...


New report traces the gender pay gap from birth to the C-suite:


Women earn 79 cents for every dollar men do, but people on both sides of the issue would likely say that's not the whole story. Critics may point to the jobs women choose. But a new paper from the ...


Hacking the Gender Gap: Why the Tech Industry Needs More Women:


As evidenced by the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women program, the Tory Burch Foundation's Fellows Competition, and the Vital Voices' VV Grow Fellowship, among other initiatives, there is increasing private ...


Girls Go Digital: Summer camps for young girls promote future tech careers:


Savannah Jo Patience says she wants to be an "imagineer." "It's sort of like an engineer, except you work for Disney and you do the rides and stuff," the 11-year-old said as she watched the robotic ...


Tech Needs Girls celebrates women in technology in style:


Tech Needs Girls, a training and mentorship programme, last Friday hosted a night of networking and capacity building for its committed and dedicated mentors at the Marvel Mini Golf Center in Accra. The ...


17-year-old believes students aren't getting enough exposure to technology:


A Lower Hutt high school student believes a lack of exposure to digital technology at school means girls aren't as keen to enter the sector as they could be and experts agree with her. Seventeen-year-old ...


Computer hackers don:


The girls looked as if they were playing pinball in a creepy basement somewhere. But don't let looks fool you. Seventh-grader Shaina Adams, 12, who moved the dials, and her new friends at summer ...


Building a Talent Pipeline for Girls in STEM:


This past February, I spent time in San Francisco and Silicon Valley, meeting with several top tech firms, to explore how I could leverage my role as a Dean at Columbia University to support talent in ...

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