News from the Ada Jobs Foundation

Esports at ECU: Not Just Fun and Games

Esports at ECU: Not Just Fun and Games

By: Sunnie Dawn Baker Cody Soden has a passion for gaming, and he isn’t alone. Soden, the Director of Alumni Relations and ECU Tiger Esports Coach, started his journey into gaming when he was three years old. While that might seem young, it really isn’t that uncommon...

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Press Release: Oklahoma’s 1st Youth Coding League Team

Press Release: Oklahoma’s 1st Youth Coding League Team

ADA, OKLAHOMA – This Fall the Ada Jobs Foundation (AJF) is hosting a county-wide team for the Youth Coding League. They will be teaching computer science and coding to fifth and sixth graders in a fun environment, emphasizing technical skill, creativity, and teamwork....

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The Water Science Academy: A Thirst for Hands-On Science

The Water Science Academy: A Thirst for Hands-On Science

By: Sunnie Dawn Baker   Few issues are more important to the survival of the human race than water sustainability. Water is essential for life and new water technologies and research can only help us in the future. East Central University in Ada is working to address...

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Globo Custom Games: Spreading Family Fun Through Innovation 

Globo Custom Games: Spreading Family Fun Through Innovation 

By: Sunnie Dawn Baker  When Kevin Myers took a job at Legalshield in 2008, he never dreamed that within fifteen years he would be starting his own board game company—Globo Custom Games. Myers had been living in Shawnee, working in Occupational Therapy, when he decided...

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