Girls Who Code Visit AT&T Bedminster Gaining Better Understanding of Career Possibilities
AT&T hosted the Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program class at its Bedminster complex on August 14. The girls received a tour of the AT&T Global Network Operations Center (GNOC); career inspiration from Dr. Alicia Abella, executive director of technical research at AT&T Labs; and a tour of Abella’s own lab.
Keller Center eLab Startups Present at Princeton Demo Day, Part Two
For the past several years, Princeton’s Keller Center has run a summer accelerator called “eLab” for startups from the school, providing each participating team with $20,000 in seed money, a place to work, and mentoring. This year the teams presented at eLab Demo Day, on August 11. Part Two covers ClickStick, BTS, TeachMe and Friendsy.
Keller Center eLab Startups Present at Princeton Demo Day, Part One
For the past several years, Princeton’s Keller Center has run a summer accelerator called eLab for startups, providing each participating team with $20,000 in seed money, a place to work, and mentoring. The accelerator’s Demo Day took place on August 11 this year, and seven teams presented to an audience of more than 200 people at the Friend Center, on the Princeton campus.
N.J. has 4 of America's 5 top high schools, Newsweek says
New Jersey dominated Newsweek's "America's Top High Schools" list released today, taking four of the top five spots in the rankings. Thomas Jefferson High School in Virginia was the highest-rated high school in America, followed by four New Jersey schools: High Technology High School in Lincroft The Academy For Mathematics Science And Engineering in Rockaway Union…
Jersey City Council approves $1.2M contract for police body cameras
JERSEY CITY -- The City Council has approved a $1.2 million contract that will outfit the city's police force with body cameras. All but one council member -- Richard Boggiano of Ward C -- voted during last night's meeting in favor of the resolution, which awarded the contract for a maximum of 1,200 body cameras to…