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Google Summer of Code

Check out Google Summer of Code Google Summer of Code is a global program focused on bringing more student developers into open source software development. Students work with an open source organization on a 10 week programming project during their break from school. GET STARTED

CS4Me Day Winners

The CS4Me Day mini-hackathon was successful and our winners our: 1st Place = $50 gift cards Adrian Sanchez Magana, UC Merced Sochil Rivas, CSU Stanislaus Kenzie Rae, Merced College Runner Up = $25 gift cards Bart Beltran, Reedley College Brendan Contreras, CSU Stanislaus We would like to thank everyone that made this event possible, especially…
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Google Code Jam

Google has a coding contest called Code Jam 2021 registration is now open.Code Jam is back for its 18th year — register today for a chance to earn the title of Code Jam Champion at the Virtual World Finals and take home the grand prize of USD $15,000.Here’s what you need to know about this year’s competition:The 30-hour…
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Latinx Student Leadership Summit 2021

On Saturday, April 24th, Google will gather 100 engineering and computer science students from across the US and Puerto Rico for our fifth annual Latinx Student Leadership Summit (LSLS) in partnership with the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) and Computing Alliance of Hispanic Serving Institutions (CAHSI). Google’s LSLS (formerly named the Hispanic Student Leadership Summit) was created as…
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Google Hash Code Challenge

Want to solve a Google engineering challenge? Hash Code, Google’s team programming competition, is back for 2021 — register today at g.co/hashcode! Whether you’re new to coding or you’ve been participating in programming competitions for years, Hash Code is a great opportunity to practice your coding skills, meet other developers, and have some fun. Here’s what you…
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Second round of funding from Google supports Central Valley students: ¡Valle! tech training addresses the whole person, increases access to careers

For many talented women, visions of lab coats and microscopes disappear around middle school. It’s a national issue: Science, technology, engineering and mathematics — the STEM fields —comprise proportions of women and people of color far lower than the population at large. At UC Merced, women make up 51 percent of the student body, but…
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Google October 2020 Technical Student Newsletter

Hello everyone, The following is the Google Newsletter that I received and I wanted to share with everyone. Thank you for looking!

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November 2020 Google Technical Student Newsletter

Hello from Google Autumn has arrived, which means it’s time for pumpkins, Artificial Intelligence, and scholarship deadlines!  Are you a current undergraduate or graduate student studying at an accredited university in the United States or Canada for the next academic year (2021-2022)? If you answered yes, make sure to check below for information on Generation…
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Google CS Research Mentorship Program

The work that CS researchers are pursuing has broad implications for billions of people, and we want the set of researchers doing this work to represent the experiences, perspectives, concerns and creative enthusiasm of all the people of the world. The CS Research Mentorship Program (CSRMP) aims to attract undergraduate students and retain graduate students…
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Google Fireside Chat September 2020 Recording

Hi everyone, The following is a message from Google regarding the Fireside Chat for September. A link to the recording is provided in the message.