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Starting Programming with Iris Classon

Starting Programming with Iris Classon

Show #331 Aug 02 2012 join the conversation

Scott sits down with new programmer Iris Classon. Iris has been coding for just one year and is now working full time as a .NET Developer. How did she get started and why so late? How should we as a community get more women and children involved in computers? What can we do to support new developers?

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