Women in IT

Malwine – with the help of Rails Girls I found the passion for coding again

Rails Girls Berlin “Wall of Fame” This a series of interviews with women, that have successfully made their way into coding. Check out their stories, get inspired!   Meet Malwine who found her passion for programming again and now studies computer science at HTW Berlin.   However, if we want to reflect our diverse world it’s […]

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Laura Wadden – We can’t let all the google-ites take us over

Rails Girls Berlin “Wall of Fame” This a series of interviews with women, that have successfully made their way into coding. Check out their stories, get inspired!   Meet Laura who grew up in a suburb outside of Chicago in the US and studied Political Science at university. After moving to Berlin in 2012 she […]

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Nina Breznik – You can learn everything. You just have to keep moving

Rails Girls Berlin “Wall of Fame” This a series of interviews with women, that have successfully made their way into coding. Check out their stories, get inspired! Meet Nina who studied Marketing, founded some Start-ups and switched to coding after attending Rails Girls Summer of Code. „With my programming skills I am more flexible in […]

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EuRuKo 2015 – Join the crowd

We already know that the Ruby community is probably our favorite programmer’s community. They (and I’ll include the Rails Girls learners here as well) care about diversity, the sharing of knowledge and, let’s be honest, many of ‚em value a good cat or unicorn Picture. But above that, we were already able to give away […]

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Maren Heltsche – getting convinced I really can learn to code

Rails Girls Berlin “Wall of Fame” This a series of interviews with women, that have successfully made their way into coding. Check out their stories, get inspired! Meet Maren, a freelance data scientist, who via Rails Girls Berlin Google Group found fellow students and coaches and formed the Ruby Monsters project group. In March they […]

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Birgit Pohl – How I became an Expert in digital worlds

Rails Girls Berlin “Wall of Fame” This a series of interviews with women, that have successfully made their way into coding. Check out their stories, get inspired!   Birgit is a trained graphic designer. She designs websites, digital interfaces for mobile apps and games, as well as icons, logos and print products. She learns to […]

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Lisa Valentin – to have patience with myself and with my code

Rails Girls Berlin “Wall of Fame” This a series of interviews with women, that have successfully made their way into coding. Check out their stories, get inspired!   Lisa is one of the Rails Girls Berlin organizers. Soon after joining our team, she attended her first workshop. Today she’s doing her second programming internship and […]

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Anita Jaszewska – Stop wondering about things, start doing them!

Rails Girls Berlin “Wall of Fame” This a series of interviews with women, that have successfully made their way into coding. Check out their stories, get inspired! Meet Anita who switched from working in the financial field to a developer position at Brandnew IO, with the help of Rails Girls Berlin. She won one of […]

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Chiara Sarta – I was frightened!

Meet Chiara who changed her career from frontend to backend developer with the help of Rails Girls Berlin. She is now working at WorkHub as a Junior RoR Developer. „I wanted to code, but I always felt, that since I was lacking a standard education in computer science, I could never be a backend developer.“ […]

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„Programming makes me powerful!“ – Mari Carmen Gutiérrez

Rails Girls is all about enthusing women about programming. Therefore, we would like you to meet some of our female coaches. The start will make Mari, a passionate computer scientist from Spain. Mari Carmen Gutiérrez „I’m a passionate web developer in love with Ruby on Rails and with learning everyday. I left my beloved Madrid […]

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