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Here’s Why More Women Should See Themselves as “Women in Tech”

Recently, there has been much discussion of increasing the number of women and minorities represented in technology. The discussions are shedding light on startling statistics […]

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The One Persistent Reason Why There Aren’t More Women in Tech

There’s one persistent reason why the tech workforce is notoriously male-dominated, and a report from Philly’s TechGirlz offers some new information on the roadblock. In […]

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These 5 Orgs Just Landed $100,000 to Connect Philly Youth to Tech

It’s that time of year again: Philly’s Department of Commerce just announced the latest class of StartupPHL grant recipients. A total of five organizations will […]

Business

WATCH: TechGirlz Students Designed These Robots at Summer Camp

TechGirlz wrapped up its annual summer camp on Friday, after an intense week of learning with a brand new tech curriculum this year. Nearly two […]

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Thrilled About How Far Philly Tech Has Come? Celebrate at the PHL Innovation Picnic

Ten Philadelphia tech organizations are collaborating to host the first-ever PHL Innovation Picnic later this month. In fact, it’s happening next Thursday, June 29th. The […]

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Philly’s TechGirlz to Expand Outreach Into Chicago

TechGirlz, the Philly organization that’s connecting middle school girls to tech, recently announced that it will hire a Chicago-based outreach coordinator to reach more girls […]

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Are You More Innovative Than a Middle Schooler?

On Friday, 26 ambitious young ladies ages 11 to 13 from various Philadelphia middle schools presented app ideas to a panel of mock investors at […]

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Middle School Girls Like Tech, Too

On Friday, Philadelphia will witness a unique startup scenario: 26 middle school girls will present their very own business prototypes and plans before a panel […]