Category Archives: hackerspaces

Have fun coding Minecraft in this year’s Hour of Code – even if you don’t have Internet!


Hour of Code Minecraft 2017The Hour of Code 2017 is centered around the popular Minecraft video game, where users and their software agents get to build, explore, and achieve goals together in Minecraft: Hero’s Journey. Hour of Code is an international event that is held each Computer Science Education Week (December 4-10, 2017), a celebration of the life and work of computing pioneer Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (1906-1992). Continue reading

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viNGN Participates in Code Like A Girl! Public Forum


The SmartStart Initiative introduces girls to opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics fields

Krithika Iyer and Rebecca Hoffart at the Code Like A Girl! Public Forum (Aug. 12, 2017)

ST. THOMAS, Virgin Islands (August 12, 2017) – The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network, Inc. participated in the first Code Like A Girl! Public Forum on Saturday, August 12, 2017 in the Chase Auditorium at the University of the Virgin Islands. This event concluded a week’s worth of activities surrounding the Code Like A Girl! Summer Camp (August 7-11) at All Saints Cathedral School. Continue reading