Crash Course In Coding Aims To Get Girls Into Computer Science In Minneapolis, more than 60 girls from Visitation High School spent the morning at a software company to learn coding. Monday was "Hour of Code" day around the world, with the goal to expose more students to computer programming.
Minnesotan To Meet: Breck High School Senior Darartu GamadaIn the next seven years there are expected to be more than a million job openings for computer specialists. The U.S. Labor Department expects graduates here in the U.S. can only fill roughly 40 percent of those positions. In addition to a shortage of graduates, there's also a huge shortage of women in these jobs. In this week's Minnesotan to Meet, Ali Lucia introduces us to one student at Breck High School senior who is way ahead of the game.
Good Question: What Does Google Know About You?Earlier this year, Google quietly introduced a new feature that may raise some eyebrows. The mega search engine announced that you can now download your entire search history. As long as you've been logged in, Google has saved each and every search.
160 Minn. Students To Compete In Science Bowl Some 160 high school math and science students from across the state will be competing this month in a regional Science Bowl in St. Paul.