Women-specific outreach

From OpenHatch wiki
Revision as of 16:04, 4 May 2011 by imported>Paulproteus (→‎Women in tech-oriented web publications)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

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

  • The Geek Feminism blog has a bunch of contributors who write for it. Get in touch with one, and ask him/her to write a note about your event.

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