Tag Archives: women in technology

Video: Sisters Code featured on MSNBC’s Home Grown Detroit with Joy Reid- Bridging the Gender Gap in Technology

Marlin Page, founder of Sisters Code, speaks with Joy Reid about efforts to close the gender gap in coding and emerging technologies.  

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Five tips for women who want to learn how to code – Bridging the gender and racial gap in technology

          20-years ago I literally stumbled into the field of of technology, and my life was transformed.  After college I was an aspiring mortician at a local funeral home.  My day consisted of learning to embalm, … Continue reading

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Gender Diversity in Technology: Why “Awakening the Mature Geek” and targeting older women to re-career into the field of technology is essential to diversity in corporations

The lack of females in the technology industry is the new “hot topic,” but it’s an old issue. As an African American Female in technology, I appreciate the discussion around this issue, however it’s going to take much more than … 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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