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Girls Go Digital

Learn how to HACK, DESIGN, CODE & MAKE using technology and computer science.

Girls Go Digital is empowering over 600 young girls in UtahIt started as a summer camp in southern Utah for girls to learn more about math, science and technology in 2013 with only 6 girls.Now, in it’s fifth year, the Girls Go Digital program, founded by Rachel Ramsay, is exposing and teaching over 600 girls, ages 8 to 18, in various locations in Utah.The summer camp is designed to entice girls to choose STEM subjects that will potentially grow into future careers.

CODECHANGERS

Our unique blend of online and hands-on activites provide a better, more well-rounded tech experience.

The CODECHANGERS program offers a unique technology education experience with an on-line, self-paced program that is easy to use and carefully mixed with hands-on activities designed to help inspire creativity and connection to real-world projects. Your child will learn to create and innovate with technology.

Code School

a summer bootcamp to jumpstart students into careers

CODE SCHOOL is an intensive nine-week course for students who are interested in jumpstarting their web programming careers. Interaction with the local industry is facilitated by Code School, and many participants are placed in internships and jobs within the software and web industries upon completing the course. Participants will learn modern web technologies, including advanced HTML5 and CSS, JavaScript, databases, frameworks, and client-side and server-side web application development, applied to real-world projects in a concentrated, quick-paced format. Cost is free! Selected participants will have tuition covered through scholarships. Applications accepted through April 3. Apply at codeschool

Computer Camp

Summer day camps for students to learn coding

Code Camp

Code Camp challenges students again in digital technology

For the past eight years Dixie State University has been helping to grow the technology pipeline in southern Utah. With over 300 participants in the program,the annual Code Camp is growing by javascript and nanoseconds.Students of all ages spend 24 hours challenging their skills in programming computers.One team has even placed in the world competition and is hoping to do it again.

What"s FIRST LEGO League?

A fun way for students to learn robotics

Tomorrow’s innovators practice imaginative thinking and teamwork in FIRST LEGO League! Guided by two or more adult Coaches, FIRST LEGO League teams (up to 10 members, grades 4-8) research a real-world problem such as food safety, recycling, energy, etc., and are challenged to develop a solution. They also must design, build, program a robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS®, then compete on a table-top playing field.

DSU Innovation Ideas

DSU explores innovative ideas to advance academic teaching

On-line degrees are forcing colleges and Universities to think outside the box when it comes to retention of students at brick and mortar schools. Dixie State University has broadened it’s scope of academics to include new ideas in approaching higher education. DSU’s Active Learning, Active Life has promoted hands-on experiences students get when they attend DSU. But many realize that may not be enough. Campus leaders, faculty, staff, and even those representing students weighed in during an informal discussion about how to move college academics to a new level.

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