In order to better serve attendees, (and add fun) AnitaB.org has partnered with Double Dutch to offer the Grace Hopper Celebration 2013 app. The app is available on iOS and Android devices, Windows Phones and laptops.
Mentoring has proven to be very useful in career development especially with Technical Women. Mentorships tremendously help women that are interested in technical fields gain access to both technical and management positions. These low numbers are rising due to mentorships at young ages.
On June 18, 2013 a message was sent to the Systers list about multiple scholarships currently available for college students. Jennifer Rutt, senior director of engagement at AfterCollege and member of the Systers list made the post because she knew the scholarships could be a great resource for Systers members who are in school or the word could be spread by list members to others in need.
Summer is wrapping up to usher in classes. Before your days (and nights) are absorbed by course work you’ll want to make sure you’ve got everything in order to attend the Grace Hopper Celebration in Minneapolis October 2-5.
Technology innovation is just that, innovation. It is used to help industries like health field, communications and businesses improve their processes and help their customers more efficiently. But Leslie Birch, a recent Spring 2013 Pass It On award winner, innovates through technology in art, design and fashion. Read her thank you note below and don’t forget to watch her personal video to Systers.