Nathan created this Super Hero illustration to celebrate Digital NEST’s involvement in the Santa Cruz Human Race 2015.
Sara created this logo for the Digital NEST’s race team for the Santa Cruz Human Race 2015.
We were invited to the White House to speak on the need for tech education in our rural communities. Our members took awards in a videography competition, Team NEST represented in the Human Race, and our day of photography and music is this weekend.
Listen to this KUSP story on Digital NEST at Hack UCSC 2015. Digital NEST was one of the teams of students in this programming competition. Digital NEST team pitched their idea for a jobs Web site, and though they didn’t make it to the final round of the hackathon, they intend to move forward with the jobs website.
This story in fedscoop covers the first-ever White House Tech Meetup, which showcased how community tech groups are helping their members learn new skills, share ideas, and explore job and startup opportunities.
White House officials launched the first national Tech Meetup of its kind when U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith invited 50 top tech community organizers from across the country to the White House to share their success stories.
The Digital NEST just launched the Santa Cruz County Ag-Tech Meetup to bring together professionals from both agriculture and technology to begin a conversation and start new endeavors.
Tech Beat writes about Digital NEST’s trip to the White House with other tech leaders and students to a special screening of the documentary Underwater Dreams, in celebration of National Engineering week.
In this video, Digital NEST member, Omar interviews people in downtown Santa Cruz to find out what they know about climate change.