Monthly Archives: March 2021

Tweens and Teens: Public Media’s Missing Audience at NETA 2021 Annual Conference

by Josh Neese-Todd
March 17, 2021

On January 26,  2021, the Cooney Center’s Executive Director Michael Preston and Senior Fellows Monica Bulger, Mary Madden, and Rafi Santo presented a session called Tweens and Teens: Public Media’s Missing Audience at the 2021 National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA) Conference and CPB Public Media Thought Leader Forum. The goal of the session was to […]

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Women in Tech: From the “Mother of Computing” to Our Mothers

by Meagan Henry
March 9, 2021

Growing up, it seemed completely natural that my mother worked as a computer programmer. Terms like COBOL and C were commonplace in our house, and in the evenings while I did homework, she would pore over printed-out lines of code to find bugs. We’d often go into her office on weekends so she could figure […]

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