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Girls Who Code Club encourages girls to join

Girls Who Code Club encourages girls to join

Viveka Kurup, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019

When thinking of computer science or coding, it is usually thought of as a male-dominated field. This is because women currently hold only 24 percent of the jobs in computing, which leaves the remainder 76 percent to men. However, there are more opportunities for women to access coding jobs; i...

Girls Who Code Club supports women in computer science

Girls Who Code Club supports women in computer science

Alena Ruhstaller, Scot Scoop Editor

November 6, 2017

The Girls Who Code Club offers opportunities for girls at Carlmont to discover the language of code and explore the possibilities of computer science careers. The Girls Who Code organization, which started with 20 girls in New York City, is present in high school clubs in all corners of the United Stat...

Coding: the hobby of opportunities

Coding: the hobby of opportunities

Jackson Monge, Staff Writer

February 10, 2016

Quick fingers dance on a backlit keyboard, sending brackets, and numbers streaming down a computer screen. This is coding, an emerging passion for many students at Carlmont. Coding, unlike how it is often portrayed in movies, takes lots of time, and is not necessarily used for hacking. There were...

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