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From Learning to Code, to Building a Prototype, and then Getting it Funded

Interview with Alyssa Ravasio, CEO and Founder of Hipcamp By Poornima Vijayashanker Alyssa Ravasio loved the outdoors and was fed up with the outdated campsite reservation systems in California. She set out to fix the problem, and since she had a non-technical background, her first line of business was to learn how to code. She…

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Giving Girls a Smarter, Better Doll

By Justin Reyes  At the University of Illinois, Supriya Hobbs was preparing to give a talk to a group of Girl Scouts who were on campus to earn their inventor badge to share how inventors and entrepreneurs go about solving problems. Passionate about empowering girls to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) she sought…

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Femgineer Spotlight: Carolyn Grabill, Software Engineer at Salesforce

By Justin Reyes  This month Femgineer spotlight is Carolyn Grabill. Ever since high school Carolyn took the initiative to teach herself HTML/CSS to make fan sites for the latest media she was into at the time. Though as she admits the hardest challenge was convincing her mom to let her to use her credit card…

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