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Arcade to IT: Ismael’s Job Journey

By Anthony Edwards, Program Support Ismael Alvarez has always been a bit of a tinkerer, exposed to computers for most of his life. At one point, he worked in a video arcade and would occasionally troubleshoot arcade games that started to “eat” the customer’s quarters...

Byte Back Wins Biggest Prize at WeWork Creator Awards

— Byte Back (@ByteBackDC) March 29, 2017 The co-working company WeWork kicked off their epic, international Creator Awards Tuesday, awarding more than $1.5 million to innovators from across the Northeast. In Washington, DC alone, 1,100 applicants competed. Out of all...

2017 Is Going to Be Even Better

By Elizabeth Lindsey, Executive Director Over the past few months, I’ve heard a lot (and honestly participated in) a lot of talk about wanting 2016 to be over. Politics aside, we lost Prince, David Bowie, AND Carrie Fisher. While the outside world seemed to be a mess,...