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Tekserve – Tekserve Announces Women in Technology Winner of MIT’s Dream it. Code it. Win it. Contest

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Tekserve, a leading provider of technology solutions for creative professionals and a leading Apple and Avid reseller is proud to announce the winner of the Tekserve-sponsored Women in Technology prize for the Dream it. Code it. Win it. Competition organized by The MIT Enterprise Forum, MIT Club of New York and TradingScreen. Jazmin Hupp, Director of Marketing, Tekserve, awarded Catherine D’Ignazio, a research assistant at the MIT Center for Civic Media, the $5,000 prize for The Babbling Brook, a creative problem-solving programming application. All winners of the contest were announced at the recent Future of Innovation in a Networked World event, held at Cooper Union in New York City.

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Examiner.com – Launch of Programming Competition for Students


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“Dream it. Code it. Win it.,” has been launched with more than $50,000… prizes, (which) will be awarded to students 18 years or older, and enrolled at accredited institutions.

(T)his competition was launched to celebrate and reward computer science as a creative tool, and not just as a coding exercise. This approach is meant to help encourage people of all backgrounds and genders to participate, particularly women, who make up just 23 percent of STEM workers, versus 48 percent of the total workforce, according to the National Math and Science Initiative.

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