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* The [http://geekfeminism.org/ Geek Feminism] blog has a bunch of [http://geekfeminism.org/contributors/ contributors] who write for it. Get in touch with one, and ask him/her to write a note about your event.
 
* The [http://geekfeminism.org/ Geek Feminism] blog has a bunch of [http://geekfeminism.org/contributors/ contributors] who write for it. Get in touch with one, and ask him/her to write a note about your event.
 
* You can ask freedeb to let you post to the [http://libreplanet.org/wiki/Group:Women's_Caucus LibrePlanet Women's Caucus] general list: http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/womeninfreesoftware
 
* You can ask freedeb to let you post to the [http://libreplanet.org/wiki/Group:Women's_Caucus LibrePlanet Women's Caucus] general list: http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/womeninfreesoftware
* Linuxchix... but how to reach them?
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* [http://geekfeminism.wikia.com/wiki/LinuxChix LinuxChix] (Akkana is a friendly person to OpenHatch-y stuff)
** Also they have lots of local chapters. We should try to reach those people, too.
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** Also they have lots of local chapters. We should try to reach those people, too!
  
 
== Geek feminism communities page ==
 
== Geek feminism communities page ==

Revision as of 16:11, 4 May 2011

Here are some ideas for getting the word out, about free software and programming outreach events that are targeted at women.

Some events are women-only, and other events are open-invitation. Use your judgment as to what groups listed her are more and less likely to be interested in your announcement.

Internet groups oriented around women in tech

Geek feminism communities page

http://geekfeminism.wikia.com/wiki/Category:Communities is quite impressive.

Colleges and universities

Women's colleges and universities

Women's groups at all-gender institutions

  • Carnegie Mellon Women in CS
  • Harvey Mudd women in CS
  • Penn women in CS
  • Johns Hopkins women in CS