Upcoming Events

'IT Girl' Summer Series

June 4, 2022 - June 25, 2022

 

 

Launched in 2017, the 'IT Girl' Summer Series is a weekly workshop introducing technology concepts to girls ages 8 to 16. The goal of the summer series is to increase exposure, access, and mentorship for young women of color to develop critical skills in technology, and a future society with more representation and talent in our tech related fields..

 

SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle) Accelerator

 

 

The SDLC accelerator program introduces development lifecycle concepts to students ages 16 to 22. Managing a modern SDLC project requires a thorough understanding of the various roles that must come together in order to create a successful application. This understanding begins by recognizing the need to work within a multidisciplinary environment.

 

Intro to Graphic Design (Procreate)

July 16, 2022 - July 30, 2022

 

Procreate is a digital design app designed exclusively for mobile access, most known for having an intuitive workflow, where designers navigate through brush libraries, layers and effects using finger gestures and customized Apple Pencil strokes. Creating digital illustrations will feel intuitive and natural as drawing with pencil and paper. Class covers all the hidden tools and gestures you need to make creating digital illustrations easy and fun.

Fashion x Tech - Intro to UX/UI Design

 

In today’s technology-driven world, phrases like “responsive design” and “user-friendly interface” have become increasingly important across industries. Fashion and Technology are not fields that have previously been known for their interaction. It can cover everything from reworked supply chains to developments in fiber science, the role of digital media and social commerce, not to mention all the new players entering the space with wearable tech, e-commerce sites and fashion apps.

To celebrate, we’re gathering and introducing together renowned fashion and technology brands and the latest technology trends.

This workshop is designed for students who want to learn the fundamentals to thrive in the field of UX/UI.

 

Cyber Security Awareness Programs

October, 2022

 

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month and now more important than ever, with ransomware attacks taking place every 14 seconds and the rise in phishing attacks. 90% of all cyber attacks are caused by human error. Such statistics highlight the ongoing and relentless threats that organizations face and the need to ensure Cyber Security awareness at all levels.

 

A month-long public awareness campaign launched by the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) which aims to raise awareness about Cyber Security and stress the collective effort needed to stop cyber intrusions and scams