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More opportunities to learn to code

Did you know that by 2020, there will be 1.4 million jobs available in computing related fields, but that women are on track to fill just 3%? Girls Who Code is a club for middle- and high-school aged girls interested in computer science that was founded with a single mission: to close the gender gap
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Perspectives – From the Mind of GE Women in STEM

We’d like to introduce you to one of our rock star engineers, Aparna Vaidyanathan – a senior technologist, mother of two beautiful school age girls, a singer and a GE Girls volunteer. Last year, Aparna spent a week collaborating with GE Girls on STEM projects at Rice University in Texas. Let’s find out what got Aparna
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Perspectives: “Why I Love STEM”

When I was in high school, one of my favorite classes was programming. I was good at it, it was fun, and I could see the results of my work fast – type in a few lines of code, and see something cool happen on the screen as a result. But when I thought about
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Featured Project: Cybersecurity

The internet is a part of our daily lives.  We use email and text to communicate with friends and family.  We buy things online.  And we share information about ourselves on social media.  There are many benefits, but there are also pitfalls.  When we’re online it’s important that we take steps to protect our private
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