Tech entrepreneur Jada Hawkins ’16 is a co-founder of Athena Digital Design, a Barnard-based agency that teaches students how to code (from HTML to Wordpress, and more) and connects members with paid web design jobs. A computer science major, Jada is determined to help break the glass ceiling for women coders and encourage the study of this valuable market skill. Passionate about female entrepreneurship, Hawkins is a program coordinator of Entrepreneurs-in-Training Camp at Barnard, as well as an Athena Scholar and a member of the Athena Center’s Student Advisory Board.

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