Two San Jose, Calif. Public schools will host launch of TECHNOLOchicas, a groundbreaking campaign featuring real-life Latinas thriving in technology as role models for young women and their families.
San Jose, Calif. (Sept 29-30) – The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) and the Televisa Foundation today launch TECHNOLOchicas, a national initiative to raise awareness among young Latinas and their families about opportunities and careers in technology:
Special Guests Lourdes Castro Ramirez, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Public Housing and the five stars of TECHNOLOchicas
TECHNOLOchias Campaign Launch
September 29, 11 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PDT Where: Cureton Elementary School 3720 East Hills Drive San Jose, CA 9512
The five stars of TECHNOLOchicas
TECHNOLOchias Campaign Launch When: September 30, 2 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. PDT
Santee Elementary School 1313 Audubon Drive San Jose, CA 95121
TECHNOLOchicas shares the powerful stories of five Latinas from diverse backgrounds and environments who share a passion for technology and its power to change the world: Natalia Rodriguez, Jessica Santana, Madeline Martinez, Janeth Vargas, and Janet Barrientos.
Both technology occupations and the Hispanic population are exponentially on the rise. The U.S. Department of Labor predicts …read more