Girls Who Code
July 2014 — August 2014
"With support from public and private partners, Girls Who Code works to educate, inspire, and equip high school girls with the skills and resources to pursue opportunities in computing fields...pairing seven weeks of intensive instruction in robotics, web design, and mobile development with engaging, career-focused mentorship and exposure led by the industry's top female entrepreneurs and engineers." -GirlsWhoCode.org
-Gained knowledge equivalent to 2 semesters of a college-level computer science course
-Acquired technical skills: algorithms, databases, UX, responsive web design, and mobile app development.
-Developed entrepreneurial skills: strengthened oral and written communication skills and expanded professional network.
-Mentored by the industry's top female engineers.
-Interacted with tech-heavy companies such as Goldman Sachs, Google, and Newscorp.