By focusing on providing positive female role models for computer science in our schools, and supporting girls and young women in their endeavors, we can send a strong message that computer science is for everyone.
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April 12, 2018
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April 06, 2018
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March 23, 2018
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February 12, 2018
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January 23, 2018
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