Upcoming Teen Career Panel

Careers in Computing
Sunday, February 23.
1:00 – 2:00 Hands-on demos
2:00 – 4:00 Panel
Find us at the west end of the 1st floor!

Have you ever wondered what it means to have a career in computing? Are you interested in learning the schooling needed to become a programmer? Do you just want to know how what your interests might lead to?

Join the West Lafayette Public Library STEAM Department for a Careers in Computing afternoon! Get hands-on at our demo stations featuring simulations, bots, and more. Then enjoy refreshments and get advice from tech professionals from a variety of jobs, backgrounds, and skillsets. Ask your own questions or just listen to the panelists as they discuss their careers in computing. 

Event panelists:
Ed Finkler – Software Developer, DelMar Software Development; Chair, Open Sourcing Mental Illness
Lynn Floyd – MIS Director, Indiana State Library
Sean Foley – ITAP Network Administrator, Purdue University
Mallory Herbert – Network Engineer, Wintek
Yue Zhao – Software Developer, DelMar Software Development

Jr. high, high school and college students welcome! RSVPs requested but not required.

Watch our Young Adult page for updates.

Coming soon: Careers in Natural Resources! Watch for our next event later this spring!