• Helping out on the Red Hat CO.LAB

    As most of you know, ChickTech Austin is a volunteer gig for me. My day job is working as a Content Strategist at Red Hat. In the few years, Red Hat has launched a program that lets me combine my love of open source with my love of educating girls about careers in technology called

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  • March PopUp by Microsoft

    The latest PopUp by Microsoft we held on March 16th, 2019. At this event the girls were taught how to bring their imaginations to life by learning to use Paint 3D in Windows 10. WE are excited to be able to share this video of what the students created.

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  • ChickTech High School 2018/2019 Statistics

    On December 8th, 2018, ChickTech Austin is set to kick off our inaugural high school class. Below are some numbers to give you a feeling for the girls nominated and the attendance: Nominations Registrations Attended Day 1 Attended Day 2 Students 377 96 On Lunch Assistance 171 46 Grade 9 116 30 Grade 10 123

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  • ChickTech Tech Faire on Dec. 9th Celebrates Computer Science Education Week

    Press Release – December 5, 2018, Austin, Texas​ ChickTech Austin is pleased to invite the press and public to attend the ChickTech: High School Tech Faire on December 9th at the Texas State School for the Deaf at 4:15 pm. The Tech Faire will showcase projects developed by area high school girls participating in kickoff

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  • ChickTech High School 2017/2018 Statistics

    In December of 2017, ChickTech Austin kicked off our inaugural high school class. Our two day kick off event had record turn out. Below are some numbers to give you a feeling for the girls nominated and in attendance: Nominations Registrations Attended Day 1 Attended Day 2 Students 439 113 85 81 On Lunch Assistance

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  • Featured on Reporting Texas

    Nonprofit Provides Channels Into Technology for High School Girls Building computers, making films, visualizing data and visiting tech workers on the job are among the ways ChickTech, a national nonprofit organization, helps Central Texas females in high school get into technology professions now dominated by males. “The mission is to get girls out into the

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  • K12 Engineering Podcast

    We are excited to be featured on K12 Engineering Education Podcast. Assistant Director, Dana DeFebbo, discusses how ChickTech Austin Reaches out to high school girls who might not have had opportunities in tech. Listen To Podcast Here

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  • ChickTech and Airtable

    About a year back we were looking for a tool to help us manage all of the data we were collecting for our programs. We stumbled upon Airtable and haven’t looked back. Since we have found it so helpful I wanted to share what we’ve learned with you all in case Airtable is the right

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  • ChickTech Austin Seeking Tech Instructors

    ChickTech is a non-profit organization dedicated to obtaining more girls and women in technology related careers through hands-on events. Last year we had our inaugural high school program and hosted 83 girls from 20 area schools! Just like last year, our High School Program kick-off event will host up to 100 high school girls from

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  • ChickTech High School 2016/2017 Statistics

    In November of 2016, ChickTech Austin kicked off our inaugural high school class. Our two day kick off event had record turn out. Below are some numbers to give you a feeling for the girls nominated and in attendance: Nominations Registrations Attended Day 1 Attended Day 2 Students 337 124 90 83 On Lunch Assistance

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