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Lessons Learned Building a Career in STEM

Growing up in the 1970s, STEM – in my case engineering and computer science – wasn’t a field women typically pursued. So when I showed up at Virginia Tech it was no surprise that I was one of the only…

20 of the Best Free Resources to Learn How to Code

Show your brain a little self-care by investing time in learning a new coding language. Photo by Alexandru Acea on Unsplash It’s #internationalselfcareday, and rather than simple DIY face mask recipes or meditation tips, we’re giving you a list of our…

15 Amazing Women Who Have Broken Glass Ceilings in Tech

Image: J. Brew on Flickr Many people point out that despite substantial progress concerning gender equality, the tech sector is still a male-dominated industry. Regardless of that fact, women throughout history have boldly shattered glass ceilings with actions that forever changed…

Want to Empower Girls in Tech? Empower their Mothers Too

Make-HER, Sunnyvale Public Library First Tuesdays are a special time at the Sunnyvale Public Library. Girls ages 8–12 line up with their mothers (or other significant female) at 6:30 PM for a Making program. Youth services librarian, Nancy Andrus, was inspired…