BY TOM JENZ AUG. 08, 2022 10:33 A.M.
Natalie Vargas, 22, is a central-city success story. Over a year ago, she was accepted into the Inner-City Computer Stars (i.c.stars) training program where she spent an intense 16 weeks in technology training. Recognizing the need for greater diversity in the tech sector, i.c.stars helps companies fill the growing number of tech job openings. There is no tuition fee.
Program participants learn by building web-based applications to solve client problems. They also learn computer coding, business, and leadership instruction. For the i.c.stars program participants, corporate sponsors provide on-the-job experience and assistance in career goals. Two years ago, Molson Coors…
But let Natalie Vargas tell the story.
Tell me about your background, the neighborhood you grew up in, schools you attended, and your parents.
I grew up […]