What we're about

Join us by attending a WWCode event or signing up at http://www.womenwhocode.com .

Women Who Code is the largest and most active community of engineers dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We envision a world where women are representative as technical executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers. Our programs are designed to get you there.

Who should join?

Our community is for professional women in technology careers, including software engineers, developers, UX/UI designers, data scientists and more. Current and aspiring coders are welcome. Bring your laptop and a friend!

What to expect?

Our events offer free hands on technical events, study groups, panel discussions, lightning talks, and keynotes featuring influential tech industry experts, innovators, and investors. We help you build the skills you need to raise your professional profile and achieve greater career success.

Support us:

WWCode relies on donations to support this catalytic movement. Funding directly impacts our ability to deliver programs and expand to more cities, ensuring that even more women have the opportunity to excel in tech careers. womenwhocode.com/donate

Share a Job with our Community:

Post your jobs on the Women Who Code Job Board and hire from our exclusive community of technical professionals. Get started at womenwhocode.com/companies.

Code of Conduct:

WWCode is an inclusive community, dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, age, religion, socioeconomic status, caste, creed, political affiliation, or preferred programming language(s). Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. We do not tolerate harassment of members in any form.

Our Code of Conduct applies to all WWCode events and online communities. Read the full version and access our incident report form at http://www.womenwhocode.com/codeofconduct

Terms of Service:

Everyone who participates in our community agrees to abide by our Terms of Service. Read it at www.womenwhocode.com/tos

Privacy Policy:

Everyone who participates in our community agrees to abide by our Privacy Policy.

Read it at www.womenwhocode.com/privacy-policy

Connect with #WWCode Austin:

WWCode Austin: womenwhocode.com/austin
Twitter: twitter.com/wwcatx

#WWCode Global Network

Facebook: facebook.com/womenwhocode
Twitter: twitter.com/womenwhocode
Code Review: bit.ly/WWCodeReview
Github: github.com/orgs/WomenWhoCode
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Upcoming events (5)

Hacking Hangout

Location visible to members

[UPDATE: We will only be meeting for an hour in this new format. We will be trying out something new! Come with updates on projects you are working on, things you need help with, or anything related!]

Hey Coders,

This is a monthly programming study group and networking meetup. You are welcome to work on anything you would like in our friendly and helpful environment. Coders of all abilities are welcome! Bringing a friend is highly recommended. Coding is more fun with friends!

Bring your projects and questions. If you are a beginner, we can help you get started. If you're an intermediate programmer looking for a challenge, we can help you find problems to work on.

Code of Conduct

Women Who Code (WWCode) is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We are committed to our mission statement and equally committed to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, age, religion, or socioeconomic status. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled permanently, at the discretion of the event organizers, which in most cases are members of the WWCode leadership team.

You can see the full Code of Conduct and how to report harassment and discrimination here (https://github.com/WomenWhoCode/guidelines-resources/blob/master/code_of_conduct.md).

Follow us on Twitter for the latest event and tech news!

@wwcodeatx: https://twitter.com/wwcodeatx

Rockin' ReactJS online

Online event

This time we can take a look at more things we can do with React.js routing. To demonstrate various usages of React router, we can use the app I wrote for that purpose:
https://github.com/elze/zeit-buttons-serverless/
It is deployed on Vercel here:
https://zeit-buttons-serverless-elze.vercel.app

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Code of Conduct
https://www.womenwhocode.com/codeofconduct

Code of Conduct for Women Who Code Events
WWCode is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We are committed to our mission statement and equally committed to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, age, religion, socioeconomic status, caste or creed. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled permanently, at the discretion of the event organizers, which in most cases are members of the WWCode leadership team.

Forms of Harassment and Discrimination
Forms of harassment include sexual language and imagery, sexist, racist, and exclusionary jokes, and acts that insult or belittle other event attendees in any way. These are unacceptable at any and all WWCode events. Other forms of harassment and discriminatory behavior include, but are not limited to: offensive verbal comments related to gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion, socioeconomic status, caste or creed; sexual images in public spaces; deliberate intimidation; stalking; following; unwarranted photography or recording; sustained disruption of event programming; inappropriate physical contact; and unwelcome sexual attention. Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to immediately comply and may be removed from the event without warning by any member of WWCode leadership. Participants are expected to comply with the WWCode Code of Conduct at all event venues.

Consequences for Harassment and Discrimination
If a participant engages in behavior which is harassing or discriminatory in any way, the event organizers may take any action they deem appropriate. These actions include, but are not limited to, issuing a warning or expulsion from all future events. If a warning or expulsion is issued, WWCode leadership may elect to share this information with directors from any network that the participant joins in the future.

If a participant engages in behavior which is harassing or discriminatory in any way at events in more than one network, WWCode leadership may take any action they deem appropriate. These actions include, but are not limited to, issuing a warning or expulsion from all future WWCode events in all networks.

Ruby Tuesday: learn Ruby, help each other, make friends

Join us meet every 3rd Tuesday, for Ruby coding and networking. Bring your own project to work on, come with knowledge to share, or come with all of the questions you've been afraid to ask. Rubistas of all skill levels are welcome to join us in our friendly and helpful environment. Because of COVID-19 we're hosting our meetups online.

How to Participate Remotely:

1. RSVP to this meetup. We'll send out an email on the day of the meetup with a link to the Zoom meeting.

2. Sign up for the WWC ATX Slack group! We hang out in the #ruby channel: https://docs.google.com/a/womenwhocode.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfhijux9e9xRE3Djbc_RheYoYQ7C7UpdHuIl58wlgvjLFA0Iw/viewform

SPONSOR:
THANK YOU to Cision ATX for hosting our Zoom sessions and for hosting us when we're meeting in person again.

MALE ALLIES:
Women Who Code events are intended to inspire women, trans, and non-binary people to excel in technology careers. We ask male allies to consider the impact of their presence on attendees. Men are welcome as guests of attending members -- please ask a friend to RSVP +1 Male for you. For volunteer opportunities, larger events like WWC Tech Talks and Hackathons can always use extra hands and help. Please reach out to those organizers on meetup.

All attendees are expected to abide by the Code of Conduct. We work hard to maintain an enjoyable, safe, harassment-free space for all attendees.

CODE OF CONDUCT TL;DR:
WWCode is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled permanently, at the discretion of the event organizers, which in most cases are members of the WWCode leadership team. Read full code of conduct here: https://www.womenwhocode.com/codeofconduct

Learn Python - Virtually!

Online event

🔺🔺🔺 Due to COVID-19, we are going virtual! 🔺🔺🔺
🔹 We are starting a new book "Problem Solving with Algorithms and Data Structures using Python"!
You can find the book at: https://runestone.academy/runestone/books/published/pythonds/index.html
We will review chapter 1 to 4, and practice whiteboarding this month!

🔹 Video conference link
Please RSVP and the link will be visible.
We will start the conference at 6:30, and the content at 6:40.

🔹 SLACK
Join Women Who Code slack and the #python channel:
https://docs.google.com/a/academicworks.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfhijux9e9xRE3Djbc_RheYoYQ7C7UpdHuIl58wlgvjLFA0Iw/viewform

🔹 Materials and resources
https://github.com/wwcodeatx/python_meetup

Code of Conduct:
To read the full code of conduct, see https://www.womenwhocode.com/codeofconduct.

WWCode is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We are committed to our mission statement and equally committed to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, age, religion, socioeconomic status, caste or creed. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled permanently, at the discretion of the event organizers, which in most cases are members of the WWCode leadership team.

Forms of harassment include sexual language and imagery, sexist, racist, and exclusionary jokes, and acts that insult or belittle other event attendees in any way. These are unacceptable at any and all WWCode events. Other forms of harassment and discriminatory behavior include, but are not limited to: offensive verbal comments related to gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion, socioeconomic status, caste or creed; sexual images in public spaces; deliberate intimidation; stalking; following; unwarranted photography or recording; sustained disruption of event programming; inappropriate physical contact; and unwelcome sexual attention. Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to immediately comply and may be removed from the event without warning by any member of WWCode leadership. Participants are expected to comply with the WWCode Code of Conduct at all event venues.

Past events (532)

Lightning Learning

Online event

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