(WEST FARGO, N.D. – December 2017) Doosan Bobcat North America participated in “Hour of Code” workshops as part of Computer Science Education Week – a time devoted to computer science education at all levels – during the first week of December.
As part of “Hour of Code,” Doosan Bobcat employees were given the opportunity to connect with elementary, middle and high school classrooms in North Dakota and Minnesota communities where Doosan Bobcat has offices or production facilities. Employees spoke to students about technology in the workplace and assisted them with computer science activities.
Schools participating in this year’s “Hour of Code” initiative included:
“At Doosan Bobcat we are proud to work side by side with local North Dakota and Minnesota schools to elevate student interest in computer science,” said Laura Ness Owens, director of marketing for Doosan Bobcat North America. “It’s our goal to help grow and support students’ STEM-related aspirations by investing in quality learning opportunities for students in our communities where we do business.”