In the back, Marie and Takisha. In the front, Ana and Dejanae. Photo by Lydia Chávez

I walked by the Mission Techies class going on at the Mission Economic Development Agency and thought, oh dear, glad I am not in that class.  When I stepped in, the young women were all braver than I – completely into figuring out the parts of a computer.

Lydia Chávez

I’ve been a Mission resident since 1998 and a professor emeritus at Berkeley’s J-school since 2019 when I retired. I got my start in newspapers at the Albuquerque Tribune in the city where I was born...

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  1. Thanks Lydia for believing in our Mission Techies Program connecting young adults 17-24 to tech industry careers

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