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Red Hat Women in Open Source Award winner Jessica McKellar, director of engineering and chief of staff to the vice president of engineering at Dropbox, explains steps the Python community and Dropbox are taking to create diverse, inclusive environments.
1 comment Posted 12 Jul 2016 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
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Preeti Upendra Murthy is the academic winner of the 2016 Red Hat Women in Open Source Software Award.
1 comment Posted 30 Jun 2016 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
Which diversity in open source stories did you follow in 2015? Here are a few of the year's highlights.
0 comments Posted 21 Dec 2015 by Cindy Pallares-Quezada Feed
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Emma Irwin shares what's in store for participants and Mozilla at the Grace Hopper Open Source Day codeathon.
2 comments Posted 8 Sep 2015 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
In this interview, Mikey Ariel shares takeaways from organizing Django Girls events at EuroPython 2015 and DevConf.CZ.
0 comments Posted 20 Aug 2015 by Ola Sendecka Feed
Kristen DeMaria's Red Hat internship experience prompts her to reflect on the IT gender gap.
5 comments Posted 10 Aug 2015 by Kristen DeMaria (Red Hat) Feed
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"Our original vision was that we would do a lot of what we had we done as volunteers, just full-time: write a lot of blog posts and op-eds, give talks at conferences, and maybe write a book or two. ... We ended up with something much more complicated and much more effective: a mix of conferences... Read more
4 comments Posted 4 Aug 2015 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
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During this year's Red Hat Summit in Boston, Mass., FOSS advocate Stormy Peters spoke to the annual Womens' Leadership Luncheon on creating effective change in our projects so that we can all help save the world.
3 comments Posted 20 Jul 2015 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
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In this interview, Women Who Code's Erica Stanley talks about the importance of mentoring and diversity in her career, and why it should be important to the everyone going forward. She also touches on how the Internet of Things (IoT) is developing and evolving, and gives a sneak peek of her talk at... Read more
0 comments Posted 3 Apr 2015 by Don Watkins Feed
The South California Linux Expo (SCALE) is an annual event aiming to provide educational opportunities on the topic of open source software. This is SCALE13X, and prior to the event I caught up with one of the speakers, Emily Durham, who will give a talk called Human Hacking.
2 comments Posted 12 Feb 2015 by Nitish Tiwari Feed

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