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Code2College adds Hendrickson High School and PfIugerville ISD as partners

It’s official – Code2College has added Hendrickson High School as a school partner for the 2017-18 School Year! Hendrickson High School is one of four high schools in the Pflugerville Independent School District, located just outside of the Austin city limits. With over 2,800 students (over two-thirds of whom identify as students of color), we …

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February Wokshop

This Saturday, Code2College students had the opportunity to visit the Austin Facebook campus. Students took part in a variety of professional skills development workshops, mentorship sessions and an app design pitch competition. Huge thanks to Facebook for the support!

December Professional Skills Workshop

For our December Professional Skills workshop, Code2College ventured over to the UT Austin campus. Following several professional skills activities, students explored the investment management industry by investing virtual dollars during a Portfolio Management Exercise led by Mario Antwine, an investment professional with Dimensional Fund Advisors. And who won the competition? Take a look at the …

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Code2College raises nearly $100,000 thanks to LiveOak Venture Partners, LiveOak Gives Campaign

Code2College raises nearly $100,000 thanks to LiveOak Venture Partners, LiveOak Gives Campaign This November, LiveOak Venture Partners, an Austin-based venture capital firm which invests in Tech companies in Texas launched their inaugural #LiveOakGives fundraising campaign. Through this campaign, LiveOak Venture Partners and several LiveOak VP portfolio company entrepreneurs contributed to a pool of $100,000 in funds …

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VIDEO: Our Executive Director stops by the KVUE Studio for a live interview about Code2College!

VIDEO: Our Executive Director stops by the KVUE Studio for a live interview about Code2College! This past Saturday, our Executive Director was invited to the KVUE studio for a live interview with Jenni Lee to talk about the Code2College program, our explosive growth and the impact that we’re making on the Austin Tech landscape. Watch …

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BREAKING NEWS: The Code2College Student Application is OPEN!

BREAKING NEWS: The Code2College Student Application is OPEN! This week, Matt Stephenson (Executive Director, Code2College) was interviewed by KVUE News Correspondent Leslie Nicole Adami at the Manor Senior High School campus to discuss our new partnership with the school and promote the online application. WATCH: Code2College helps kids develop tech talents And if you’re a student …

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September 2019 Code2College Volunteer Spotlight: May Ledesma, Technical Writer, Silicon Labs

September 2019 Code2College Volunteer Spotlight: May Ledesma, Technical Writer, Silicon Labs Brown skin, long hair (really long hair), speaks English as a second language – every time I look in the mirror or hear myself speak, I cannot deny that I embody the underrepresented groups in STEM. Well, almost, save for one thing – I …

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