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.
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On today's show we discusses the problems this week's thunderstorms have caused for the federal government, NIST opening a new cybersecurity center, Intel CTO Justin Rattner on innovation and a review of Magic Mike.