Northwest Arkansas Girls Explore Technology Options
Lowell's J.B. Hunt Transport Hosts Conference
Posted: October 10, 2013 at 1:38 a.m.
Local businesswomen and academics touted technology jobs to 125 girls attending a Girls in IT conference at J.B. Hunt Transport Services on Wednesday.
At A Glance
National Center for Women and Information Technology
The Girls in IT conference in October to encourage girls to apply for the National Center for Women and Information Technology Award for Aspirations in Computing. There are national and local awards. Arkansas award recipients are selected for their aptitude and interest in IT and computing, leadership ability, academic history, and post-secondary plans.
More information about how to apply is available at www.aspirations.org/participate/high-school. Applications are due by Oct. 31.
Source: National Center for Women and Information Technology
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