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Women Coders

Going Against the Flow: Alaina Percival, CEO of Women Who Code

Charu Sharma | Posted 05.31.2016 | Women
Charu Sharma

Prior to Women Who Code, Alaina worked at PUMA's headquarters in Germany, as well as Riviera Partners and Snip.it, acquired by Yahoo. Alaina is also a CodePath Advisor. She loves chocolate and has visited more than 60 countries.

Women Coders Are More Respected When Peers Don't Know They're Women

LiveScience | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 02.24.2016 | Women

By Tia Ghose Published: 02/22/2016 on LiveScience Female coders tend to produce better computer code than men, but are penalized if their gender is co...

Decoding the Future: ELLE Women in Tech

Emillio Mesa | Posted 07.06.2016 | San Francisco
Emillio Mesa

It's no secret that the tech industry has been dominated by men. But did you know a woman is responsible for some of the core innovations that drive the internet today? In 1843, Ada Lovelace published instructions for the world's first computer program.

Binary Bias: Recoding Women's Place in Technology

Debbie Madden | Posted 06.17.2015 | Technology
Debbie Madden

We know why otherwise capable women abandon technology careers or encounter disproportionate hurdles to advancement in a coding-centric workplace. We recognize all of these symptoms. Now we must decide how to fix this broken code.

#AOLBUILD Presents #BuiltByGirls

AOL BUILD | Posted 10.12.2014 | Technology
AOL BUILD

Gino DePinto, AOL BUILD #AOLBUILD presents 5 girls who code who have been making waves at the Cambio offices. Graduates of Reshma Saujani's GWC pr...

How To Become A Coder At 35

Posted 07.22.2014 | OWN

Aimee Morgan proves that it is never too late to learn a new skill, even a challenging one. By Alexandra Chang Computer Programming seems like a...

Girls Who Code #CantStopWontStop

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 09.01.2014 | Technology
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine

Here's my interview with 18-year-old Girls Who Code alumna Roxy Banik.

What It's Like to Be a Girl Who Codes

Cindy Hoang | Posted 06.11.2014 | Technology
Cindy Hoang

The world seems like it will never be equal for men and women because of how society perceives gender roles. Nonetheless, there are people working to change how people look at things, and you can feel the industry really shifting.

Trapped In The Tech Gap

Reshma Saujani | Posted 10.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Reshma Saujani

The young women of Girls Who Code will be our next generation of entrepreneurs and innovators. They will create the next Facebook, and spearhead the next social movement. They will lift up their communities and they will use technology to do it.

So Now What? Reflections on she++

Ellora Israni | Posted 07.30.2012 | Technology
Ellora Israni

We discussed at she++ that it is not technical difficulties (pun intended) that plague female computer scientists, but rather the social dynamics of our field. We learned that those dynamics are the real deterrents of female computer scientists.