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Women Who Tech: Julie Anderson

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If you are looking for a definition of “redefining yourself” you should look no further than Julie Anderson. Julie has had many different careers that taught her all the skills she needed to have a career in tech. She sat down and with us to share her fascinating story and how she is redefining herself […]

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Women Who Tech: Emily Clyde

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Emily Clyde has become a staple in the community here in Eugene, OR. You will find her wherever you can find a tech event as she works to invite more women into the Eugene Tech scene. Originally from Northern Willamette Valley, life and serendipity brought Emily to Eugene. She sat down with us to tell […]

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Women Who Tech: Cat Whitaker

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We are kicking off our Women Who Tech series with Cat Whitaker, a world traveling, adventure seeker trying to solve problems with tech. Each month we will share another interview with women who are in tech or tech adjacent. Cat came to Eugene by way of Colorado, by way of Florida, by way of several […]

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Community Support and the Future of Women in Tech

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 When we talk about encouraging more women to enter tech, you often hear we need to start early. You have probably seen the studies showing that girls interest in tech wanes around middle school which had led to the creation of many girls groups like Girls Who Code or Girl Develop It. Even the Girl Scouts has added badges for […]

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Belonging in Tech

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Woman leading a group discussion

Community Sessions   Cressa Perloff facilitates a group discussion on inclusion and belonging at our first Community Sessions event in Eugene, Oregon. Photo by Lyssa Louise. We are a Tech Community To many, this may seem like an oxymoron. Communal is not usually the first descriptive word that comes to mind when it comes to tech culture. A […]