Hour of Code event at JMU seeks to raise interest in computer science
On Saturday, Dec. 6., the computer science department will host Computer Science for Virginia Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Integrated Science and Technology building on JMU’s campus east of Interstate 81. The event will introduce a variety of computer science concepts from programming languages to mobile app development through one-hour sessions of hands on programming activities.
CS4Va. Day was planned in conjunction with Computer Science Education Week (http://csedweek.org/) from Dec. 8-14. The Hour of Code is part of an initiative to promote computer science learning among school children across the country.
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