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WAAW SCHOLARSHIP ALUMNI – MY SUCCESS STORY

I am Rebecca Nanjala a graduate of Civil Engineering from the University of Nairobi Kenya, and an alumni chapter lead of the WAAW Foundation STEM outreach program at the University of Nairobi Kenya. I won the WAAW Foundation scholarship in 2015 when I was in my 3rd year of university. College was expensive, the scholarship [...]

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MY SUCCESS STORY AS A WAAW TEACHERS’ TRAINING ALUMNI

Stephanie Akinwoya is an alumnus of the WAAW foundation teacher training program. She is a physics teacher presently at Iju senior grammar school, Lagos who is totally committed to students success inside the classroom and in life. A graduate of physics from Imo state university with a postgraduate diploma in education from Usmanu Danfodiyo University [...]

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2019 SHE HACKS AFRICA CODING BOOTCAMP – COHORT 10 & 11

Lagos Cohort 10Abuja Cohort 11 From May 20th to June 28th, WAAW Foundation in partnership with the Aspire Coronation Trust (ACT) foundation implemented two training workshops of the She Hacks Africa coding boot camp, an initiative whose goal is to improve the livelihood of young Nigerians and increase the number of females in technology workforce. [...]

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Starting Out as a Female in Science and Technology

...some of the Participants from She Hacks Africa Coding Boot Camp -Cohort 10 It is common to find out these days that many women and girls are not taking up careers in science and technology but from history it was never so. You can read more about this “secret” history here, where you will find [...]

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WAAW Foundation hosts Boost Your Business with Facebook

With the advent of technology and the societal penetration & acceptability of Social Media which is termed the New Media, the narrative behind Marketing has changed. Exposing your products and services to potential customers requires you meeting them where they are; Online. There are over 4,269,372,209 Internet Users in the world (source: https://www.internetlivestats.com/), out of [...]

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MY SHE HACKS BOOT CAMP EXPERIENCE -Solomon Amadi

She Hacks Africa boot camp 2019 cohort 11, supported by kicked off in Abuja from June 3rd to June 28. 25 young people were admitted into the boot camp. Solomon Amadi, a student of the boot camp shared his experience. Interview Experience "My interview was scheduled for 10:00 am. I was encountered with a taxi [...]

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She Hacks Africa Coding Boot Camp

We live in a world where technology is continuing to evolve. Technology is drastically changing how we do everything in our lives. It’s more common than ever to get around using Uber or Taxify, technology-driven transportation companies. Companies like Quick Teller and PayPal are changing how we pay for things. It seems every industry is [...]

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Software Teachers should get familiar with.

As the modern world becomes increasingly digital , it will be paramount to create a new generation of innovators in the STEM field. What separate STEM from the traditional science and math education is the blended learning environment and showing students how the scientific method can be applied to everyday life . If you want [...]

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Summary of She Hacks Africa Coding Boot Camp -Cohort 10

The WAAW She Hacks Africa coding Boot camp with Entrepreneurship and Leadership training program (Cohort 10), sponsored by Aspire Coronation Trust Foundation, Act foundation started on the 20th  of May with participants looking bright and highly expectant of what the following twenty days would bring, and as expected and even beyond, it was a great and impactful [...]

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My WAAW Experience

My name is Olaniyan Wahab Akinjide, a graduate of Geography (Meteorology) and graduate member of Nigerian Institute of Management. I am an Emergency Response Consultant working with Avantgarde Management Services on Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) projects. I saw (S)he hacks Africa boot-camp advert online when I was searching for website design training centers [...]

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