Girls Who Code (@GirlsWhoCode )

Girls Who Code

Bio here to change the face of tech
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Sprout Social : Representation in literature matters. 📚 The heroines of these novels are all women in science, and we’re SO here for it. dailymail.co.uk/femail/article…

Twitter Web App : This eight-year-old future mathematician has been crowned a 'top mathlete' in a worldwide competition involving 10 million young children from 160 countries. bbc.com/news/av/uk-eng…

Sprout Social : This computer can discover if patients are at risk for breast cancer.

Radiology professor Dr. Connie Lehman created Clairity, a program that uses AI to predict which women are more likely to develop breast cancer in the next five years. statesman.com/story/news/hea…

Sprout Social : Have you ever been alone in a sketchy Uber ride? High school student Kaitlin Tan co-founded Guardial, a personal-safety app for women that allows users to simulate a phone call in times of crisis, record audio, and even contact 911. forbes.com/sites/sarahher…

Sprout Social : Inspired by her sister, who was born with MERRF syndrome, 17-year-old Estrella Salazar created an app that helps people who are deaf and have hearing disabilities to communicate with each other without an interpreter. indiatimes.com/technology/new…

Sprout Social : Say hello to Grit, an award-winning waste-processing robot created by 19-year-old Xaviera Kowo. 🤖

Cameroon, Kowo’s home country, faces major challenges processing waste sustainably — but this teen hopes to change that. thebrilliant.com.au/profiles/xavie…

Sprout Social : How can we get more women in tech? It starts with equity and mentorship. Tech leader Anushree Bag explains how companies can create a more inclusive work environment.
govtech.com/workforce/how-…

Sprout Social : “If you see a lack of diversity in your field, your company, or other tech companies speak up and do what you can to support change.” 👏

Here’s how industry leaders can become better advocates for women in tech.
mondo.com/insights/gende…