From left, Valentina Aguilar, Claudia Loiacono, and Jacqueline Nguyen, all 16, watch their robot perform programmed dance moves in the robotics lab at Florida International University. They attended an intensive computer skills summer immersion program presented by Florida International University's School of Computing and Information Sciences and Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that equips girls with computing skills.
From left, Valentina Aguilar, Claudia Loiacono, and Jacqueline Nguyen, all 16, watch their robot perform programmed dance moves in the robotics lab at Florida International University. They attended an intensive computer skills summer immersion program presented by Florida International University's School of Computing and Information Sciences and Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that equips girls with computing skills. MARSHA HALPER MIAMI HERALD STAFF
From left, Valentina Aguilar, Claudia Loiacono, and Jacqueline Nguyen, all 16, watch their robot perform programmed dance moves in the robotics lab at Florida International University. They attended an intensive computer skills summer immersion program presented by Florida International University's School of Computing and Information Sciences and Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization that equips girls with computing skills. MARSHA HALPER MIAMI HERALD STAFF

Wanted: More girls in high tech

July 28, 2015 4:00 PM