Hidden Figures is a book by Margot Lee Shetterly turned into a movie based on the story of black women working at NASA in the 1950s space race between the US and the former Soviet Union (USSR). Representation matters! As a young girl, I remember that my pediatrician, a West Indian woman, encouraged my mom to put us in science programs. She… Continue reading "Tips for Girls’ Success in STEM"
It’s Friday afternoon and I can’t stay awake, so I make a caffeine run. In the elevator, four guys are talking about the dongle joke and the developer evangelist. Being tech illiterate, I assume it is in reference to another religious leader caught in a sex scandal. If only that were the case. I return to my desk and google… Continue reading "From Sheryl Sandberg to Adria Richards"