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We can’t find qualified women or people of color – On that I call “Bull!” – Diversity and Inclusion in Technology

            After college I was an aspiring Mortician who took a chance and entered a corporate coding bootcamp.  I learned to program in seven languages in 13-weeks and emerged as a mainframe programmer.  That decision … Continue reading

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Learn to Code – Sisters Code Weekend Website Warrior Course

Registration is open until Thursday, May 28, 2015 for Sisters Code’s Weekend Website Warrior Course.  This class is for beginners, where you will learn in a fun and interactive environment. This class is for women ages 25 – 85, as … Continue reading

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Lady Paragons Interview – My journey in technology and how we empower women to re-career into the field of technology

                I had an amazing conversation with Sarah Worsham of Lady Paragons during the Women in STEM Podcast.  We talked about my journey from mortuary science to techie, the importance of awakening the … Continue reading

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Hour of Code Initiative Engages Females in Technology – Awakening the Mature Geek

  It seems the new buzz word is “coding,” however I am a living witness that learning to code can literally change your life overnight.  When I was 25 I was an aspiring mortician, until I became a Mainframe Programmer.  … Continue reading

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Thor: Marvel Comics is looking for a real-life Jane Foster – Opportunity for Girls in STEM!

In anticipation of the release of Thor (Yes, I’m VERY excited,) Marvel comics is looking for the future real-life Jane Foster….Thor’s love interest, played by Natalie Portman.  This is an exciting opportunity for a young woman in high school pursuing … Continue reading

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