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Sep. 18, 2019 3:00 pm

Why scientist Dr. Jaye Gardiner draws comics to encourage diversity in STEM fields

The pancreatic cancer researcher at Fox Chase Cancer Center was recently named an ambassador for the American Association for the Advancement of Science's IF/THEN initiative, which promotes women working in STEM.

Sep. 17, 2019 12:14 pm

Philly Tech Sistas’ Ashley Turner on why ‘you cannot go at your career alone’

We talked with the head of the meetup helping women of color learn tech skills about building a career and a community, and advice she'd give to her younger self.

Sep. 12, 2019 7:43 am

DC-based Black Girl Ventures is launching a chapter in Philadelphia

And the organization, which creates opportunities for women entrepreneurs of color to access capital, is looking for advisors and chapter leaders.

Sep. 10, 2019 11:31 am

Women in data, heed this advice during salary negotiations

The Philadelphia chapter of Women in Data is hosting a skills-building workshop with consultant Burnett Coke on Thursday, Sept. 12. Here, Coke shares some early tips.

Aug. 2, 2019 10:06 am

How important is culture fit when hiring a new dev?

Developers gathered at Wednesday's GDG Philly meetup to talk career trajectory, interviewing, resumes, team dynamics and culture within tech jobs.

Jul. 19, 2019 10:19 am

The Mount Airy-based author of ‘The Daring Book for Girls’ is back to inspire a love of coding

Miriam Peskowitz wrote "Code Like a Girl: Rad Tech Projects and Practical Tips" to inspire young girls — and really anyone else — to try their hand at the "magic" of programming.

Jul. 8, 2019 10:28 am

Dispatch from The Hague: If the Trumps are serious about economic equity, ‘let women flourish’

For Philly startup founder Morgan Berman, a last-minute invite to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit seemed too good to be true. Then she heard Ivanka Trump speak about her new women-in-business initiative.

Jul. 1, 2019 2:40 pm

A conference dedicated to increasing diversity in data science is coming to CHOP

A Vanguard data scientist brought the national Women in Data meetup to Philly and is now running meetups and conferences to get more women into the field.

May 30, 2019 7:19 am

When the long road leads to the dream job

How Montana Goodman found purpose and mentorship at custom software development consultancy PromptWorks.

May 22, 2019 11:45 am

It looks like Girl Develop It’s Philly chapter is back up and running

Following half a year of internal turmoil, the local chapter of the national women's tech training organization is scheduled to hold its first event in four months on May 29.

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