Women in Technology

Caroline Karanja: From Ada to Zuckerberg

A brief visual history of tech

November 13, 2017, 3:30pm
Mississippi Room, Coffman Memorial Union

Although women like Ada Lovelace and Grace Hopper pioneered computer programming, today's tech culture often excludes or overlooks women. This talk will look at the cultural and societal understanding of who does computing and programming, examine how visual and cultural norms affect our individual identities in tech, and brainstorm strategies that address the root causes of tech’s diversity issues. [ Read More ]

 

The Ultimate Guide to Women in Technology in Minnesota is now LIVE and UMN WIT is featured! 

TECH{dot}MN has curated and published this guide, which features a number of orginizations across the state of Minnesota who make it their mission to promote and support women in technology. It is a great resource to find other groups you might be interested in. 

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 2:30pm

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