Tag: Jeff Mazur

LaunchCode teams up with Facebook to bring coding courses to STL Public Library computers

A national nonprofit organization has partnered up with Facebook to bring free digital literacy programs to St. Louis Public Library computers. LaunchCode, which is based in St. Louis, announced the partnership on Monday, with the nonprofit detailing their new Discovery program, which was made possible from the collaboration with Facebook’s Community Boost initiative. According to LaunchCode, the Discovery curriculum was developed to introduce users to computer programming and help them build the fundamental skills necessary […]

Jeff Mazur: Breaking barriers, busting guts

By Michael Layer Jeff Mazur, the executive director of Launch Code, joined the #moleg podcast crew on Tuesday morning as a part of their Autumn of the Attorney series to discuss his lauded reputation in both the public and private sectors. The Georgetown law graduate has been active in the political scene, working in the offices of New Jersey’s U.S. Rep. Rush Holt, Oregon’s U.S. Rep. Darlene Hooley, and Missouri Governor Jay Nixon. He also […]