Code With Veni featured @WomenWhoCodeDC's Ruby on Rails lead Zuri Hunter. #ApplaudHer
Meet Zuri. The Queen of Hackathons. Zuri shares her story on switching from Marketing to Computer Information Systems and how she gained experience through hackathons. Tell us about yourself Born and raised in New Jersey, I am the oldest of three. I started my higher education at Howard University as a Marketing major in August of 2010. In my sophomore year, I switched to Computer Information Systems. I graduated in 2015 and 6 months later, received a job offer at The Human Geo as a Technologist doing back-end and front-end development in Arlington, VA. Outside of my job, I am a Ruby on Rails lead for Women Who Code in DC . I help women who are interested in making a move into the industry and develop their programming skills. I also attend hackathons to strengthen my skills in all aspects of web development. I have attended around nine hackathons in the past two years sin...