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Girls' Programming Network

Advancing the role of women in IT: Girls teaching girls how to code!

Edith Cowan, believed that education was the key to growth, change and improvement. We are proud to continue her legacy by actively advancing the role of women in science, technology, engineering and maths through the following initiative.

We are inviting girls from Years 7 - 12 to join us for a day of computing, creating, and collaborating.

ECU hosts four different GPN workshops over the year catering for first time programmers and seasoned coders! With women from Perth’s IT community, you will be guided through the creation of your own game or app, meet likeminded people and learn about the tech industry.

Cost: Nil

  • Dates: Saturday's
  • Time: 10.00am - 4:00pm
  • BYO: Water bottle and USB
  • Parking: Car park 14
  • Term 1: Saturday, 14 March 2020
  • Term 2: Saturday, 9 May 2020
  • Term 3: Saturday, 8 August 2020
  • Term 4: Saturday, 31 October 2020

Morning tea and Lunch will be provided.

ECU is proud to be a member of the SAGE Pilot of the Athena SWAN charter in Australia. This initiative promotes gender equality and encourages opportunities for girls in STEM.

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For more information, contact Michelle Ellis.

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