2015 Systers Confidence Challenge

by Zaza Soriano

A little more than a year ago, my supervisor asked if I was always this confident. I must admit, I was pleasantly surprised by the question. Deep down I had never thought of myself as a confident person, but the more I considered it—maybe I am… I frequently ask myself, why did person X not speak up? Read more

Systers Community Updates

Our Systers community continues to grow membership worldwide, but also in technical focus and affinity groups.


[1] We have a new affinity community, Native American Women in Computing. This community welcomes all Native American women in computing and technology from all of the Americas. Read more

Mentoring Middle School and High School Girls in Programming

Mentoring has proven to be very useful in career development especially with Technical Women. Mentorships tremendously help women that are interested in technical fields gain access to both technical and management positions. These low numbers are rising due to mentorships at young ages.

Where Design, Art and Technology Meet, Innovation is Endless!

Technology innovation is just that, innovation. It is used to help industries like health field, communications and businesses improve their processes and help their customers more efficiently. But Leslie Birch, a recent Spring 2013 Pass-It-On award winner, innovates through technology in art, design and fashion. Read her thank you note below and don’t forget to watch her personal video to Systers.