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ORCSGirls joins the TechGirlz code breakers event to set world record for number of girls coding in celebration of Women’s History Month.

Oak Ridge, TN, March 17, 2019 – Oak Ridge Computer Science Girls (ORCSGirls) is joining the TechGirlz code breakers event on March 30th, 2019 setting the world record for the number of girls coding.

ORCSGirls will be running events on March 30 from noon to 3pm at two locations: Roane State Community College in Oak Ridge and at the Blount County Public Library in Maryville. Both workshops will teach participating middle school girls the basics of website development. During the workshop girls from around the country will be connected through video chat to set this world record.

Details about the event and on how to sign up can be found at www.techgirlz.org/code-breakers/.

ORCSGirls is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation with the mission to inspire middle school girls in East Tennessee to actively explore the possibilities of technology to empower their future careers. For more details about ORCSGirls visit www.orcsgirls.org.

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