She planned to be a nurse. This scholarship changed everything.

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Tremain-Ajena Jones. Photo supplied

Like a lot of young women, Tremain-Ajena Jones assumed she’d follow in the footsteps of other women in her life and become a nurse. Life had other plans for her, though. Thanks to a scholarship from the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), she’s now enjoying the rewarding tech career she dreamed of. Keep reading to learn her story and how you or a woman in your life can get started on the path to your own tech career.

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Blooming Birmingham: Planting 5000 flowers around Children’s of Alabama and Parkside District

Blooming Birmingham volunteers gather at Children’s of Alabama lobby on December 13, 2019. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now

Birmingham’s Parkside District, home to Children’s of Alabama, Ronald McDonald House, Railroad Park and Regions Field is “blooming” with over 5000 flowers today.

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