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When Queen’s graduate Melissa Mangos attended the Canadian Celebration of Women in Computing conference in January 2016, she noticed a lack of initiatives available for female computer programmers in Kingston. To remedy the lack of female involvement, Sudo was born four months later.
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“There’s nothing wrong with women; I think the choices they make and the quality of life they want, they expect a higher standard that is currently provided in organisations,” she said.

https://www.cio.com.au/…/620735/women-stem-roles-feel-like…/

“Why is the number of women in Australia who are choosing STEM careers falling?" It’s a common question and one that the tech industry doesn’t seem to be able to answer too well.
cio.com.au
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Sudo shared their event.
SEP30
Sat 12:00 PM EDTQueen's UniversityKingston, ON, Canada
Networking · 102 people

"Focus on what you’re good at and don’t try to be something or someone that you’re not. Also: people pay more attention to how you’re saying something than whether you fumble a line or two."

http://www.teenvogue.com/…/pie-app-ceo-ceci-mourkogiannis-f…

“I had a particularly awful moment when a prospective investor …handed me his glass.”
teenvogue.com

Don't Miss out the greatest ACM celebration of women in computing in Canada!
The event will sell out quickly! Don't wait to register! 😁 💻💁‍♀️

The ACM Celebration of Women in Computing in Canada will take place at le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel! This conference is a chance for technical women in computing from across Canada to meet, network and celebrate!
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Sudo shared their album.

It's been 1 year since Sudo's first ever workshop. You can see some pictures of it here: https://www.facebook.com/1345003618862874/photos/…

Sudo added 16 new photos to the album: Women's Coding Workshops #1.

Our first ever workshop on Web Development, September 2016.

For up-to-date details on Sudo's events, check our website: http://sudolabs.ca/#events

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Photos by Daisy Barrette

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This workshop is offered in partnership with WISC - Women in the School of Computing on Queen's campus! Future location details TBA.

Learn a byte size of web development with HTML and CSS. This interactive and collaborative workshop will allow you to develop your own custom website, with help from Sudo's volunteer mentors.

Our workshops target women, but people of all genders are welcome. Please bring a charged laptop and download a text editor (such as Sublime Text) prior to... the event. Refreshments will be provided!

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Please bring a charged laptop.
Email us at hello@sudolabs.ca or send us a message if you have any questions.

Website: http://sudolabs.ca/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/sudolabs_
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sudolabs/
Blog: https://medium.com/@sudolabs
Discussion group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1804048773211789/

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SEP30
Sat 12:00 PM EDTQueen's UniversityKingston, ON, Canada
Networking · 102 people

"It’s important for parents, educators and industry leaders to turn STEM into a more inclusive field, to build a more gender-balanced workforce that will result in greater scientific and technological advancements."

https://girlsintech.org/…/closing-the-gender-gap-in-stem-fi…

When it comes to studying STEM subjects at school, male and female students perform equally well. Unfortunately, this parity doesn’t always carry over into the professional world where there is a significant gender gap in the science and technology workforces. As important as it is to investigate wh...
girlsintech.org
I am devastated to hear that of one my personal heroes, Edie Windsor, has passed away. Edie is an icon, a hero and technologist. From her…
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"There are no shortcuts to culture. You need to make your environment inclusive. "

https://www.forbes.com/…/seven-things-slacks-director-of-…/…

Leslie Miley, Director of Engineering at Slack, gives tips on how to create more diverse and inclusive workplaces.
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Developers In Vogue

Congratulations to our champs for winning the Devless Hackathon last weekend! They developed an app to manage recycling of waste materials effectively and efficiently. #LetASisterKnow #WomenInTech

"Still, it was a reminder that as a woman in tech, she should be prepared to have her authority questioned at any moment, even by some guy trying to get a job at her company."

https://www.theatlantic.com/…/why-is-silicon-valle…/517788/…

Tech companies are spending hundreds of millions of dollars to improve conditions for female employees. Here’s why not much has changed—and what might actually work.
theatlantic.com

Time for another Code & Coffee meetup!

Feel free to drop by anytime between 2 and 5 to see us

Bring along any computer science / tech related projects, questions and curiosity you might have!

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Email us at hello@sudolabs.ca or send us a message if you have any questions.

Website: http://sudolabs.ca/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/sudolabs_
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sudolabs/
Discussion group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1804048773211789/

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Sat 2:00 PM EDTITEA (Kingston, Ontario)Kingston, ON, Canada

Our latest blog post is about a Sudo team member's experience studying computer science in formal education. Check it out here: https://medium.com/…/finding-my-love-for-computer-science-e…

New blog posts are released every other Tuesday, and you can find them all on https://sudolabs.ca/blog

“It’s not just about education,” she said. “If there isn’t inclusion, education will only get us so far.”

https://americanlibrariesmagazine.org/…/closing-techs-div…/…

A report from Day Two of South by Southwest Interactive on how tech companies are trying to close the diversity gap.
americanlibrariesmagazine.org

"The survey findings reinforce that there is much work left to be done"

http://www.cio.co.nz/…/women-techies-speak-we-need-more-men…

ISACA survey findings reinforce there is much work left to be done to break gender barriers.
cio.co.nz
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CAN-CWiC

Call for participation to the ACM Celebration of Women in Computing in Canada at le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel!

This conference is a chance for technical wo...men in computing from across Canada to meet, network and celebrate! 😀 💁‍♀️💻

The conference will feature prominent keynote speakers like Margaret-Ann Armour and Joëlle Pineau. The conference will also feature interesting panels about Being Women in IT, technical workshops, presentations and posters, as well as a programming challenge and a large career fair.

Want to hear more about that? 😀 Stay tuned to register starting from September 1st, 2017.

We expect more than 500 participants and the event will sell out quickly! Don't miss out!

More information will follow.
http://www.can-cwic.ca

#CANCWIC2017 #ACMW #ELLECode #UQAM

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