Foreign exchange program exposes Middle Eastern girls to computer coding
July 29, 2015
The State Department program, started in 2011, introduces nearly 30 teenage girls from the Middle East to Java programming and advanced computer coding.
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
Randall Conway has been appointed to the senior executive service and is assigned as principal director for command, control, communications and computers, and information infrastructure in the Office of the Department of Defense Chief Information Officer.
Conway previously served as a management and program analyst in the DOD’s chief information officer's office.
Earlier this month, Charles Beames, who was previously in that position, was promoted to the SES and assigned as principal director for space and intelligence within the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for acquisition, technology and logistics.