BU’s Artemis Project Visits Microsoft New England: An Interview with Soon-to-be 9th Graders Victoria Shen & Madaleine Cutone

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On July 11, Microsoft New England welcomed BU’s Artemis Project to our Technology Center and New England Research & Development (NERD) Center. The Artemis Project is a five-week summer program that introduces rising ninth grade girls to computer science, directed by undergraduate women at BU. We’re always pumped to get kids excited about technology—and these […]

Staff Spotlight: Brian aka “Bubba” Conley

Brian aka “Bubba” Conley
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Name: Brian aka “Bubba” Conley Currently the only Bubba @ Microsoft Hometown: Weymouth, MA Job: Software Design Engineer in Test (SDET) Years at Microsoft: 8 Favorite restaurant in the Boston area: Anna’s Taqueria – I like a good burrito! Last thing you Binged: Watertown MA, Town hall hours Something cool you’ve worked on recently: Citizen Schools […]

Get Into It: Youth Summer Camps in Boston and Cambridge

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As I drop my children off for their first days of summer camp this week, I find myself envious of the amazing programs students have access to today.  In particular, I love seeing the variety of STEM and computer science programs that are available in the summer. If you are still looking for summer activities, […]