STEMinista Overnight Hackathon (Jan 19, 2019 – Jan 20, 2019)
Have you ever felt like you were told you couldn’t to do something because you’re a girl? Have you ever felt like you were “less than” because of your gender? Are you tired of it? Then this is the night for you! Digerati Girls* in partnership with Michigan Science Center, will be hosting an overnight hackathon*, a night of innovation, impact, and change. Whether you’re interested in technology or just want to prove to the world you can do it, too, Join us. Discover the wonders of technology and empower yourself! No experience is required! Learn code from scratch and meet other girls interested in tech from across Southeastern Michigan.
- Exciting prizes from leading tech companies in the industry!
- A coding workshop
- Dinner and breakfast
- Science Center exploration time
- Overnight camp-in in the museum
Cost: $40 per person (both adult chaperones and girls)
- For Girls in grades 4 through 8 and their adult chaperones.
- We require 1 adult for every 5 girls.
- Register by Friday, Jan. 11th
*Digerati Girls is an organization that creates opportunities to increase the number of women and young girls in digital careers
*A hackathon is when a large group of people come together and work together on computer programming projects