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6 terrible things that happened to me in tech access

Apr. 20, 2017 12:57 pm

6 terrible things that happened to me in tech

Amelia Longo on why it's so hard to speak up about a tight-knit tech community's failings.
How Bryn Mawr College is making STEM more inclusive access

Apr. 12, 2017 10:44 am

How Bryn Mawr College is making STEM more inclusive

The school's partnership with Posse aims to train STEM majors from Greater Boston public schools, especially women of color and first-generation college students.
7 Philly Slack channels you can join right now access

Apr. 7, 2017 10:15 am

7 Philly Slack channels you can join right now

Find community online with these groups. (Full disclosure, we like ours very much.)
What if you could check out mobile hotspots at the Free Library? access

Apr. 5, 2017 10:58 am

What if you could check out mobile hotspots at the Free Library?

At a City Council hearing, Councilwoman Cindy Bass urged the city-backed nonprofit to make the program a priority. But it says it's too costly.
Let’s use tech to close the education gap, not widen it: Mimi Ito access

Apr. 3, 2017 10:55 am

Let’s use tech to close the education gap, not widen it: Mimi Ito

The researcher came to Philadelphia last month as part of Drexel ExCITe's speaker series.
How FemmeHacks inspired 200 women to keep pursuing tech careers access

Mar. 31, 2017 12:21 pm

How FemmeHacks inspired 200 women to keep pursuing tech careers

It was the biggest year yet for the all-women hackathon for college students. Organizer Andrea Baric explains the event's thoughtful intentionality. (Maybe others could take note.)
How these Philly high school students impressed Stitch CEO Jake Stein access

Mar. 29, 2017 10:56 am

How these Philly high school students impressed Stitch CEO Jake Stein

Stein judged Philadelphia's first Diamond Challenge, a teen business pitch competition with roots in Delaware. Here's what stood out to him.
Drexel program gets $1.2 million grant to tackle city’s ‘desperate’ need for STEM teachers access

Mar. 23, 2017 10:18 am

Drexel program gets $1.2 million grant to tackle city’s ‘desperate’ need for STEM teachers

The program, called Dragons Teach Middle Years, aims to certify 40 undergraduates as science and math teachers every year by 2022.
A former employee has sued NextFab for discrimination access

Mar. 20, 2017 12:50 pm

A former employee has sued NextFab for discrimination

Angie Hilem alleged that NextFab did not handle her complaints about sexual harassment properly. NextFab denies the allegations.
It’s time to submit your nominations for the third annual Rad Awards access

Mar. 17, 2017 8:31 am

It’s time to submit your nominations for the third annual Rad Awards

The ceremony honors local women in technology, media, culture and business. Nominate your favorite people by April 3.

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