Pittsburgh Technical College Launches Robotics & Autonomous Tech Program

The Pittsburgh Technical College is adding a new Robotics and Autonomous Engineering Technology Program (RAET) to its roster, with classes set to begin at the start of the new academic term. What is the RAET Program? The Robotics and Autonomous Engineering Technology Program is a new 18-month associate degree program developed through a partnership...

What Even is Data Science?!: A Roundtable Discussion

Join the Data Science for Everyone Coalition on October 5, 2022 to learn what data science really is, including its connection to computer science and artificial intelligence. Roundtable Discussion: Details Lots of people are talking about data science, but what does that term actually mean? To find out and learn how data science relates...

Computer Reach Named NDIA National Digital Navigator Corps Grantee

On September 7, 2022, the National Digital Inclusion Alliance announced that Computer Reach will be one of 18 grant recipient organizations to launch the National Digital Navigator Corps National Digital Navigator Corps By launching the National Digital Navigator Corps, the National Digital Inclusion Alliance (NDIA) is extending the digital navigator model to areas of...

Hands-On Science Showdown

Jump start the start of the school year this September at the Carnegie Science Center and Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh‘s Hands-On Science Showdown. The event will feature a range of science demonstrations, activities, and more! About the Hands-On Science Showdown Don’t miss this unique opportunity to jump start your school year with a hands-on...

City of Pittsburgh & Computer Reach Partner to End Digital Divide

Thanks to an initial donation of over $92,000 worth of IT equipment from the City of Pittsburgh, Computer Reach will have 324 desktop computers, 74 laptops, and more ready to be refurbished and distributed to individuals and families who need them. A Partnership to Bridge the Digital Divide On August 29, 2022, the City...

Moonshot Museum Opening this October

Moonshot Museum, Pittsburgh’s first space museum, is opening its doors this October 2022! Join the opening celebrations to watch real lunar landers being built, enjoy immersive simulated mission experiences, and more. Moonshot Museum to Open Soon On August 23, Moonshot Museum announced that it will open its doors to the public on Saturday, October...

Join Computer Reach for Happy Hour

You’re invited to join the Board and staff of Computer Reach on Thursday, September 15 for a Happy Hour event at Helltown Brewing in the Strip District! Join Us for Happy Hour Computer Reach is an nonprofit organization based in Wilkinsburg. We make technology available to community members in need through refurbished equipment, computer...

LAUNCH Fall 2022 Cohort: Now Accepting Applications

High school girls in grades 10 and 11 are invited to apply for the Fall 2022 Cohort of Fortyx80 and the Pittsburgh Technology Council’s LAUNCH program. Participants will experience on-site visits to tech locations, meaningful interactions with mentors, and much more! Prepare for STEM Careers Hosted by Fortyx80 and the Pittsburgh Technology Council, the...

Artificial Intelligence Bootcamps are Coming to Pittsburgh

High school students: Are you interested in artificial intelligence? If so, sign up to attend a free Artificial Intelligence Bootcamp made available through Argo AI, The Readiness Institute at Penn State, and the Mark Cuban Foundation. Artificial Intelligence Bootcamps Argo AI and The Readiness Institute at Penn State will each host a Mark Cuban...

STE(A)M Ecosystem Book Club

Join Dr. Andre Samuel and other members of the PGH STE(A)M Workgroup on Thursdays for the new STE(A)M Ecosystem Book Club! About Join Dr. Andre Samuel and the PGH STE(A)M Workgroup for a reading and discussion series of this year’s book choice–The Fifth Season, a science fantasy novel by African American author, N. K....