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                                            November 2017 Edition
Star student Benita Clement at W.TEC Girls Technology Camp
W.TEC Commences 2017 - 16 Days Of Activism Campaign #WTEC201716Days
The months of October and November has indeed been busy at W.TEC with the commencement of it's 2017 - 16 Days Of Activism Campaign. In our November edition of our newsletter, we share with you a new bumper package of interesting activities at W.TEC plus other interesting write-ups of interest for you.
  • W.TEC's partner with US Consulate & Goethe Inst
  • W.TEC's Partnership with CodeLagos kicks off
  • Scholarship opportunities for our youth
  • Dealing with the Gender Gap - Featured Article
  • W.TEC Success Story meet Debbie Ashan
  • Social Media Profession
W.TEC Partners Goethe Inst & US Consulate For Librarians
Recently W.TEC partnered with the US Consulate General Lagos and Goethe Institute Lagos to organise an advanced capacity building workshop for select Librarians and information officers. In this post, we share with you proceedings of the 2 - day workshop.

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Students from the W.TEC Kids Tech Camp with Oreoluwa Lesi
W.TEC Success Story Series
It gladdens us whenever we come across participants of our various workshops who are doing great things for themselves using their newly acquired ICT skills. In this post, we share with you the impressive efforts of  Miss Deborah Ashan whom in her 2nd year in the University is already an accomplished fashion tech illustrator.

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Scholarship Opportunities For Our Youth
There are many many opportunities out there for our youth to utilize towards their development but due to lack of knowledge and information of these opportunities is unfortunately widespread among our youth. In this new column of our newsletter, we shall be sharing with you the various opportunities out here for our youth self-development and emancipation. 

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W.TEC 2017 16 Days Of Activism Campaign
We are happy and excited about the commencement of our 2017
''16 Days of Activism Against Violence Against Women'' campaign. Our 2017 campaign is not featuring safer internet workshops for girls alone as usual but also for women for the first time. 

Code Lagos Partners With W.TEC
W.TEC is now an official partner with Lagos State Ministry of Education for the CodeLagos project. W.TEC is bringing its wealth of experience from its success of W.TEC Academy to the revolutionary project for Lagos State residents. In this post we share with you all about the partnership for CodeLagos.

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Dealing With The Gender Gap
Our featured column for this month features an interesting write up by Miss Ayomide Omoniyi on Dealing With The Gender Gap in the Nigerian Tech space. She shares with us some interesting progress made in Nigeria and the possible way forward for our women.  

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Social Media Professions
- Social Media Manager
Another new major fixture among professions provided by social media is the Social Media Manager.
In this edition of our newsletter, we share with you a detailed typical profile of a social media manager in Europe compiled by a UK based online portal called Prospects.

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