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Cleveland Coding Bootcamp Graduate Starts New Career at Progressive

2020-04-08T16:48:45+00:00

Unsatisfied with her previous work experience, the recommendation of an associate would lead her to seek a start in software development at We Can Code IT.  With support from Mayor Frank G. Jackon's Neighborhood Transformation Initiative, Angel was able to fund half of her tuition cost through their grant. The risk she took would prove to pay off as just months after graduating Angel would achieve her goal in landing a full-time software development position at Progressive.

Cleveland Coding Bootcamp Graduate Starts New Career at Progressive2020-04-08T16:48:45+00:00

Taft recognizes We Can Code IT CEO and Founder as a noteworthy woman in STEM

2018-10-31T15:17:26+00:00

Taft’s “Support Her Endeavors” event recognizes We Can Code IT CEO and Founder, Mel McGee, as a noteworthy woman in STEM The first annual Taft “Support Her Endeavors” event recognized We Can Code IT CEO and Founder, Mel McGee, for her significant contributions to STEM. Other accomplished women in STEM who were recognized were Rita Kamoutsis, New Product Development Manager at The Sherwin Williams Company and Charu Ramanathan, Entrepreneur and Co-Founder of vitalxchange and Lokyata (acquired by Medtronic).

Taft recognizes We Can Code IT CEO and Founder as a noteworthy woman in STEM2018-10-31T15:17:26+00:00

We Can Code IT Partners with $100 Million Scholarship Fund for Women & Minorities Pursuing Tech Careers

2017-03-14T17:56:55+00:00

We Can Code IT Partners with $100 Million Scholarship Fund for Women & Minorities Pursuing Tech Careers We Can Code IT is the premier coding boot camp in Cleveland and Columbus with a mission to increase diversity in the tech industry. They are proud to announce their partnership in the #YesWeCode Fund for women and minorities. The new scholarship was announced on Saturday in Austin, Texas at the 2017 HBCU@SXSW (South by Southwest), an incubator of cutting-edge technologies and digital creativity in partnership with several Historically Black Colleges and Universities. […]

We Can Code IT Partners with $100 Million Scholarship Fund for Women & Minorities Pursuing Tech Careers2017-03-14T17:56:55+00:00

You Don’t Look Like a Programmer

2020-05-04T16:07:48+00:00

After talking about the weather, one of the easiest ways to strike up a conversation with someone is to ask them "what do you do?" Like you, I've been asked this a lot. I don't know what kind of responses you get, but one of the top ten I receive is, "Really? You don't look like a programmer!" I usually smile, and try to find something witty to say, often asking them in return what they think a programmer should look like.

You Don’t Look Like a Programmer2020-05-04T16:07:48+00:00

Women in Technology: Mel McGee Receives Crain’s Cleveland Business Women of Note Award

2014-07-17T15:19:04+00:00

In the article, McGee is praised for making her way in the male-dominated world of technology, she admits to being a geek, and she challenges the notion that girls aren’t as adept at learning STEM . . .

Women in Technology: Mel McGee Receives Crain’s Cleveland Business Women of Note Award2014-07-17T15:19:04+00:00