WIT Spotlight, Women in Tech

WIT Spotlight: Deborah Anderson

Today we are thrilled to feature an interview conducted by WIT’s own Shercole King, as she sat with animation specialist Deborah Anderson, to talk about her journey in to a career in tech, the state of minority inclusion & technology accessibility and her work as a local mentor and community advocate: Deborah Anderson, a local […]


Excel Guru Workshop Recap and Photos

Excel is a core part of any business person’s tool belt, and for many it serves as an intro into the vast world of computer programming. During WIT’s Excel Workshop, participants used public-use city data and Microsoft Excel to create a Scorecard that rated service call response time by the NOPD for various offenses and neighborhoods. Attendees learned […]


User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) Workshop Recap and Photo Gallery

Attendees of New Orleans WIT’s three hour UX/UI workshop gained the basic knowledge and tools needed to create effective user interfaces and experiences, and made wireframe mockups in Adobe Illustrator. The workshop was taught by two Peter Mayer professionals, Amanda Pate, Senior User Experience Architect, and Jeremy Miller, a Developer specializing in User Interface design […]

News & Events

Bring Your Daughter to Hack Day 2015 (pictures)

The second annual “Bring Your Daughter to Hack Day” was a huge success. New Orleans WIT hosted close to 150 attendees at UNO’s Lakefront campus on Saturday October 3rd. Kids chose from 4 interactive workshops including Thinkerella’s Laboratory, Electric Girls‘ Work Bench, Elephant Quilt Video Studio, & Website Factory with Tech Talent South. New Orleans WIT would […]