Marlene Arroyo may have started her career in finance, but it was the human aspect of any job that always drew her in. From Dell to her current role as Vice President of People Operations at Liftoff Mobile Inc., a high growth tech company in Silicon Valley, she has made it her career mission to champion employees and embrace how their humanity impacts their jobs. Continue reading Here’s How This Latina Navigated Her Transition From Finance To Tech
Election honors Dr. Linda Liau’s contributions to health care and science Continue reading UCLA neurosurgeon named to National Academy of Medicine
“I thought there might have been more,” Strickland said, reacting to her win. She shares the prize with two other laser physicists. Continue reading Donna Strickland is the 3rd woman ever to win the Nobel prize in physics
Digitally savvy women are helping to close the gender gap in the workplace. Continue reading Digital Skills Help Narrow the Workplace Gender Gap
The Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC), going on now through September 28 in Houston, TX, is the world’s largest gathering of women technologists. Continue reading The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is going on now!
Verizon launched #weneedmore, a national campaign to call attention to the millions of students across the United States, especially those from underserved communities, who lack technology in schools and exposure to careers in the science and technology sector.
Continue reading Preparing Students for Science and Technology Jobs
The shortage of women in computer science is no secret. It’s been a hot topic in recent years, with numerous organizations and campaigns rallying to increase the number of women in jobs related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
Continue reading Women in Computer Science: 6 Assumptions to Avoid
Shirley Chen’s list of experiences is as diverse as it is impressive: she spent her childhood on China’s national gymnastics team, studied biochemical engineering at Columbia University, interned at Chanel, Bergdorf Goodman, and Vogue, and worked as a media and retail consultant at McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm. Continue reading How This Tech Founder Is Giving The Internet A Face Lift By Changing The Way We Shop
In third grade, Jennifer “Jenna” Kotler was perfectly happy counting the tiles in the classroom ceiling instead of doing her work. What she tried hard to do was sit quietly like her classmates in their French-immersion school in Toronto. Continue reading Ph.D. with ADHD brings can-do focus to science, life
FREDERICKSBURG, Virginia – Ask 10 parents how much added sugar their child consumes each day and there’s a good chance that at least 9 of them will have no clue or will underestimate it. In fact, research published in the International Journal of Obesity reported that 92 percent of the parents surveyed in the study underestimated the added sugar content in foods and beverages.
Continue reading 5 Ways for Parents to Become Savvy About Hidden Added Sugars