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Oct. 1, 2021 3:35 pm

Events Roundup: 9 ways you can network, learn to code and job h(a)unt this October

Boo! This month, find a handful of festivals and meetups diving into design, tech and media — from Philly Music Fest's Tech Tour to a Django Girls programming workshop.

Sep. 9, 2021 7:55 am

A new course blending video games and literature is coming to TCNJ

"It's a combination I didn't expect would work so well," adjunct instructor Emily Zbyszynski said of "Gaming as Literature."

Aug. 31, 2021 1:46 pm

Women in tech: ‘Seeing me in a visible leadership role has made them feel comfortable in the space’

Four woman technologists discuss the reasons women need support from each other in a male-dominated field, and how to give it.

Aug. 19, 2021 10:08 am

10 years of Women in Tech Summit: Celebrate with a virtual conference and hybrid event this fall

The org also has a call out for speakers to lead a session or a hands-on workshop. Apply though Oct. 15.

Aug. 18, 2021 11:27 am

How I Got Here: Dr. Kristin Austin helps women bridge the gap between higher ed and tech jobs

The West Chester-based nonprofit and education pro on how colleges can better keep underrepresented students in computer science degrees, and pay equity for women technologists.

Aug. 9, 2021 6:20 pm

How I Got Here: Why product manager Nafisa Rawji says her role merges people skills with technical passion

The Wharton MBA candidate and Tanzanian immigrant grew into product management roles after earning a marketing degree. Now, she wants to do more by learning how to be a leader in a more equitable tech ecosystem.

May 11, 2021 3:05 pm

Find your niche, be adaptive: 6 women technologists on succeeding in cybersecurity

Lessons on professional development and advancing to leadership at the third annual HUE Tech Summit.

Apr. 21, 2021 12:10 pm

Fertility startup Stix raises a $3.5M seed round and introduces new products

The team is growing and moving into a Center City HQ next month. Says cofounder Cynthia Plotch: "It has never been easier to raise money in Philadelphia."

Apr. 19, 2021 4:46 pm

How I Got Here: One former software saleswoman’s journey to sobriety and entrepreneurship

In a departure from her corporate career, Laura Taylor launched Mingle Mocktails, an alcohol-free drinks company focused on inclusion for sober people in social events, in 2017.

Mar. 25, 2021 12:39 pm

More than half of women in tech have experienced gender discrimination, per this Dice survey

The report breaks down gender and racial diversity issues that more than 9,000 technologists have seen at their companies.

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