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    Mystery Code Society

    August 15th, 2019  |  

    Do Space is partnering with Mystery Code Society to bring coding classes to girls in grades 6-12. This October we will launch a six-week JavaScript course where students will learn code fundamentals in JavaScript, including variables, conditionals, methods, loops, and objects and events. Additionally in January, we are launching a twelve-week game development program for girls where they...
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    We’re Hiring!

    July 18th, 2019  |  

    Do Space seeks community members who are passionate about serving the community and leading Do Space into the future. You don’t have to be a technology expert to get involved; you just need a desire to help other people. Join us and become a part of one of the most innovative community technology projects in the country. COMMUNITY TECHNOLOGIST Apply today to be a full-time Community...
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    Fellowship Update: Welcome to HerHeadquarters!

    July 16th, 2019  |  

    This time a year ago, HerHeadquarters was only in its design stage. I remember meetings, emails, and calls discussing the smallest details like which shade of blue to use and which icons would be clearer. Here we are, a year later, with a launched platform in four major cities - Los Angeles, New York City, Miami, and Omaha.  While so much has happened in the past 12 months, these last 6 weeks...
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    Women Innovators Fellowship Showcase

    July 8th, 2019  |  

    Last year, Do Space issued a challenge to the community: Omaha women are underrepresented in technical roles, and they are underrepresented in business. What's your big idea to change Omaha for the better? The 2019 Do Space Women Innovators Fellowship is a competitive, 6-month experience that has challenged three Fellows to develop new resources and tools to promote the advancement of women...
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    Fellowship Update: Remoter.Tech Coming Summer 2019

    June 27th, 2019  |  

    Since my last post, I’ve been interviewing women in the tech industry for the upcoming launch of Remoter.tech, a resource website and job board that I am building for the wider Omaha community through my Do Space Women Innovators Fellowship project. It has been a refreshing opportunity to connect with women who are doing amazing things in their industries.  I recently interviewed Joanna...
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    Fellowship Update: Expanding the Call

    May 31st, 2019  |  

    Being a part of the Do Space Women Innovators Fellowship Program has been such a rewarding experience. Speaking to women about their stories and how they chose their majors has been eye-opening -- and I’m excited to share my results with the Do Space community at the August 3rd Fellowship Showcase. I’m grateful to the folks who I have gotten to talk to already. We have a lot of amazing women...
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    Summer Learning at Do Space: Passport to Smarter Summers!

    May 23rd, 2019  |  

    Summer is quickly approaching which means finding fun, engaging, and hopefully educational activities for the kiddos when school ends. Look no further than Do Space! Do Space has free programming all year long but we'll have even more throughout June and July which will keep kids' minds fresh and sharp, helping prevent the dreaded summer slide! On top of our usual youth program like Kid...
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    Your Cheer Page Questions – Answered

    May 21st, 2019  |  

    Hi Friends - we've been getting questions on how to set up an Omaha Gives! Cheer Page and what a Cheer Page even is! I'm here to take you step by step through the process so that you're all set for tomorrow's big day. Buckle up, there are A LOT of ¡¡exclamation points!! in this post: Cheer Pages are another way you can participate in tomorrow's Omaha Gives! charity event. They are similar to...
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    Your Gift During Omaha Gives!

    May 14th, 2019  |  

    If there is one thing Omaha excels at it's supporting its non-profits! Nothing shows this more than the upcoming 7th annual Omaha Gives! extravaganza. Don't know what this event is all about? Let me break it down for you: Omaha Gives! is an all online giving celebration that allows you to shower your favorite non-profits with some much needed assistance. This year's event will be held on...
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    Do Space Summer Passport & Do List: Available June 1st

    May 14th, 2019  |  

    Starting June 1st, Do Space kicks off a summer full of programs for all ages with the new Passport and Do List. Summer Passports Helping combat the summer slide, our Summer Passport program for ages 3-12 provides a free resource that engages children from all socio-economic backgrounds in tech-related educational activities, from coding to 3D printing basics. Collecting passport stamps...
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