KSU workshop teaches high school girls to do IT themselves


KSU workshop teaches high school girls to do IT themselves

KENNESAW, Ga. (Jun 13, 2016) — Excerpt of Article: More than 60 high school girls created Google websites and Android apps Thursday during Kennesaw State University’s first Do IT Yourself: Explore Information Technology Workshop.

Geared to high school girls interested in pursuing college majors and careers in technology, the workshop highlighted various technology-related career paths and allowed the students to have hands-on experience with developing technology.

To begin the workshop, participants competed in a business simulation that showed how technology can help businesses make profits and balance workloads.

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A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu