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Athena K. Receives NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing!

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Congrats to High School of Health Sciences' Athena K. for being selected as a 2021 NCWIT-WI Affiliate Honorable Mention Awardee of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing.
Her outstanding leadership, exceptional academic history, and forward-thinking ability distinguish her as a remarkable young woman. As an award recipient, she will be inducted into the NCWIT Aspirations community of nearly 20,000 young women who, like her, have a passion for computing and technology.
As a student at HS^2, Athena has been introduced to numerous STEM subjects and computer science is one she particularly enjoys. Recently, she has been utilizing various programming platforms to hone her coding skills. Athena says an undergraduate degree in biological sciences is in her future, followed by a medical degree!
Although Athena does not intend to seek a career in the field of technology, she hopes to use her coding abilities to solve real-world problems and show others how fun and useful coding can be!