November 2016

Software Companies Hiring in Charleston area

The website CharlestonWorks has a list of all(?) the software companies in the Charleston area. 111 at this moment. It also tells you which ones are "Now Hiring" and provides some background information on the company.

Remember that the fastest way to get a job is to submit your resume directly to the company.

Volunteers Needed for Family Code Night in Lexington

We are hosting a Family Code Night at Lexington Technology Center on December 5 from 6 to 8pm. We have over 700 people registered to attend.

We plan to have a variety of stations for families to float around and interact with robots and coding programs. We will also have workshops and sessions taught in classrooms.

LEGO Education, Apple,, EdVenture Children's Museum and other community sponsors will be hosting workshops. You can learn more about our plans for the event here

We are looking for volunteers for this event. Both content experts to help with various stations and workshops, as well as volunteers to help with logistics.

Research Experiences for Undergraduates: U. Mass

The University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Computer Science will be offering a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program in data science this summer. Students will have the opportunity to work on projects touching multiple facets of data science including applications (computational social science, computational ecology and sustainability, health, and more), data analytics (machine learning, natural language processing, information retrieval, and more), and computational infrastructure for data science (databases, parallel and distributed systems, cloud computing, etc.).

SCANA 2017 Summer Internships

Though we’ve only recently bid farewell to summer and the 81 college interns who spent it with us, we’re ready to find the next group of students who are interested in hands-on learning and development. The internships for summer 2017 are posted online, and we need your help to spread the word about the opportunities available in everything from engineering to information systems to investor relations.