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Dear <<First Name>>,


Happy 2015 from the CF:G Team!

We started the year by welcoming our new CEO Amali de Alwis who's joining us from PwC.  We're also planning a packed series of courses and events for the next few months. Read on to find out more... 
Code First:Girls Spring 2015

We've already got 10 courses confirmed for the Spring term with several more in the pipeline.  The application process differs slightly for each course so please read carefully!

Advanced courses are follow-on courses. Priority will be given to students who completed the beginner course in Autumn 2014. Participants for advanced courses will be invited directly.

Applications for the Oxford, Leeds, London Beginner and London Advanced courses are now open!

Beginner courses (HTML/CSS)
Oxford (APPLY NOW)
General London Beginner (APPLY NOW)
UCL
Southampton
LSE
Leeds (APPLY NOW)

Pipeline: Plymouth, Queen's University Belfast.

Advanced courses (Ruby/Python)
Oxford
Imperial
LSE
General London Advanced (APPLY NOW see note below)
The General London Advanced course is only open to girls who have completed the CF:G beginner course. There are only 10 places remaining which will be allocated on a first come first serve basis. 

Pipeline: Manchester, Bath, Bristol, Edinburgh

To find out more about our courses have a look at our website!
Find your CF:G course
CF:G Masterclasses
 
Keen to top up your coding skills? CF:G are planning a series of one day masterclasses exclusively for our Alumni! These sessions will be a fantastic opportunity to get an insight into new topics and meet other CF:Gers from around the country.

Our first iOS App development Masterclass is planned for early February 2015. We'll be sending out details on how to apply very soon! 
Introducing our new CEO...
Amali de Alwis
 
Dear CFG'ers, so excited to be joining, and thank you for your support over the past year!

I'm really excited about where we're going to be taking CF:G this year, so keep your eyes peeled for news about the great things we've got planned for you.

I'm also hoping to visit as many of the courses and events as possible, so fingers crossed I should get to meet many of you in person at some point in the next few months.

In the meanwhile do come and say hello if you see me out and about, and we'll have more news coming through about 2015 soon!
We're hiring!

 
Code First:Girls Programme Intern (3-6 months)
 
Code First: Girls are looking for a super organised, quick and efficient intern to help us grow even bigger. We need you to be a team player, a great communicator and 100% engaged with the Code First: Girls mission.

We're looking for an intern to start in February 2015 with the potential for a full time position at the end. 
 
To apply, send your CV and a cover letter to info@codefirstgirls.org.uk
 
Find out more about the role on the CF:G website.
CF:G Internship
Clotho London - work with a new sustainable Fashion start-up! 
 

CF:G Alum Caroline has launched Clotho, a brand new sustainable fashion initiative that launched in London at the end of last year. It's a clothes exchange service that allows girls to trade in their unwanted items of clothing and get new outfits. 

Clotho are looking for girls with a passion for fashion / sustainability (ideally both!) to help them bring Clotho to UK universities this term.

 

If you'd like to get experience working with an early stage tech start up and have a few hours a week to spare, they would love to hear from you.

 

Visit www.clotholondon.co.uk for more information. 
Email caroline.sarah.wood@gmail.com to get involved or read their blog at www.theclothogirls.wordpress.com. 


We hope to see you soon!


The CF:G Team
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