I was very amazed not just by how much people cared but by how special each and every single person in my cohort was.
Lauren (they/them), C4
It takes creativity to be a software engineer, it takes problem solving, it takes tenacity, communication skills… so having a really diverse team is incredibly beneficial.
Stephanie (she/her), C11
I’ve got lots of technical chops now…I never thought that someone like me who has a background that’s not in technology could feel so accepted. It has absolutely changed my life.
Katrina (she/her), C10
Without everyone kind of rooting for you throughout I don’t think I would have been able to transition into a field that’s really hard to break into.