What we're about

Join us by attending a WWCode event or signing up at www.womenwhocode.com (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 (https://github.com/WomenWhoCode/guidelines-resources/blob/master/code_of_conduct.md) 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 (http://wwww.womenwhocode.com/tos)

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Github: github.com/orgs/WomenWhoCode
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Upcoming events (5)

Women's JavaScript Study Group: Intro to CSS

If you are looking for study materials, we will be progressing through these online CSS lessons together on wwcode.slack.com on the #sf-js-study-group channel. (If you don't have wwcode.slack.com access, see directions below.) If you're more advanced, work on whatever you like or jump in to help beginners. Intro to CSS tutorial: https://www.codecademy.com/courses/learn-css/lessons/css-setup-selectors/exercises/inline-styles If you are more advanced, help mentor those learning CSS, and/or work on React: Intro to React ( https://www.codecademy.com/learn/react-101) Advanced React (https://www.codecademy.com/learn/react-102) Overview We're a group of women who want to learn JavaScript together. We welcome people of all levels. Beginners are especially encouraged. You move at your own pace in this group, so it doesn't matter if you are a fast or slow learner, or if you attend every week. Meet us on wwcode.slack.com on the #sf-js-study-group channel. If you don't have access, DM your email to Alina on meetup.com and she'll send you an invite. Format We generally start introductions around 6:00pm and then work on coding problems or projects, independently or with others. Although the focus is on JavaScript, we also cover closely related topics such as HTML and CSS and other web technologies. There will typically be more experienced coders available to help beginners with what they are stuck on. (The only tools you need to start using JavaScript are a web browser and optionally a simple text editor or code editor.) Women Who Code (WWCode) is dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community. Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. Because we value the safety and security of our members and strive to have an inclusive community, we do not tolerate harassment of members or event participants in any form. This Code of Conduct was created to clearly define what we mean by a harassment-free experience, so that our community and those who support it are clear about our intent and have access to procedures for addressing issues, should they arise. Please read and abide by our Code of Conduct (https://github.com/WomenWhoCode/guidelines-resources/blob/master/code_of_conduct.md)

How to Navigate in Today's Job Market

Online event

We're teaming up with Women Who Code Silicon Valley (https://www.meetup.com/Women-Who-Code-Silicon-Valley/) to present: "How to Navigate in Today's Job Market". COVID-19 has led to unprecedented challenges in today’s job market. How do you find a job today? How can you stand out when applying? Can you still negotiate a job offer? If you already have a job, how can you proactively prepare for a setback? Join Zaheer & Zuhayeer from Levels.fyi (https://www.levels.fyi/) as we discuss these questions and more. Got a job offer during this time? We’ll finish this event with an interactive discussion to exchange experiences and tips on navigating this crisis together! -- Agenda -- 5:45PM - 6:00PM Meet & Greet 6:00PM - 6:05PM WWCode Introduction 6:10PM - 6:15PM Levels.fyi Story 6:15PM - 6:25PM Searching for jobs, Preparing for this time even if you have a job 6:25PM - 6:45 PM Tips and Tricks on Applying, Interviewing & Negotiating. 6:45PM - 7:00PM - Zoom questions 7:00PM - 7:15PM - Share your experiences -- Code of Conduct -- Women Who Code (WWCode) is dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community. Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. Because we value the safety and security of our members and strive to have an inclusive community, we do not tolerate harassment of members or event participants in any form. This Code of Conduct was created to clearly define what we mean by a harassment-free experience, so that our community and those who support it are clear about our intent and have access to procedures for addressing issues, should they arise. Please read and abide by our Code of Conduct (https://github.com/WomenWhoCode/guidelines-resources/blob/master/code_of_conduct.md)

Kintone Virtual Workshop: Intro to Promises in JavaScript

Tune in and code along with Kintone Presents: Intro to Promises. WHAT TO DO AHEAD 1) Please install a Chrome browser, and get familiar with the Dev tools We will be running some JavaScript code in the Chrome console. Please familiarize yourself with the console through the guide below https://developers.google.com/web/tools/chrome-devtools/console/javascript 2) Please apply for a Kintone Developer License Part 2 of the workshop will be done using Kintone. Follow the steps in the link below to get your free license (please apply a few days beforehand!) https://developer.kintone.io/hc/en-us/articles/220582587 WORKSHOP OVERVIEW Part 1: The Basics - What is asynchronous processing? - Pros and cons of asynchronous processing - Callback functions - Promises ~Short break~ Part 2: Applying it to REST APIs - Introduction to Kintone - Kintone and JavaScript customization - Using promises with REST API calls ABOUT THE SPEAKER Nim Grinvald is a technical evangelist at Kintone who has been coding in JavaScript for 3 years. Just as important, he has a killer hummus recipe and can make his own natto (Japanese fermented soybeans). Github: https://github.com/theredspoon ---------------------- Women Who Code (WWCode) is dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community. Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. Because we value the safety and security of our members and strive to have an inclusive community, we do not tolerate harassment of members or event participants in any form. This Code of Conduct was created to clearly define what we mean by a harassment-free experience, so that our community and those who support it are clear about our intent and have access to procedures for addressing issues, should they arise. Please read and abide by our Code of Conduct (https://github.com/WomenWhoCode/guidelines-resources/blob/master/code_of_conduct.md)

Women's JavaScript Study Group: CSS & The Box Model

If you are looking for study materials, we will be progressing through these online CSS lessons together on wwcode.slack.com on the #sf-js-study-group channel. (If you don't have wwcode.slack.com access, see directions below.) If you're more advanced, work on whatever you like or jump in to help beginners. Last week's Intro to CSS tutorial in case you missed it: https://www.codecademy.com/courses/learn-css/lessons/css-setup-selectors/exercises/inline-styles This week we're learning The Box Model: https://www.codecademy.com/courses/learn-css/lessons/box-model-intro If you are more advanced, help mentor those learning CSS, and/or work on React: Intro to React ( https://www.codecademy.com/learn/react-101) Advanced React (https://www.codecademy.com/learn/react-102) Overview We're a group of women who want to learn JavaScript together. We welcome people of all levels. Beginners are especially encouraged. You move at your own pace in this group, so it doesn't matter if you are a fast or slow learner, or if you attend every week. Meet us on wwcode.slack.com on the #sf-js-study-group channel. If you don't have access, DM your email to Alina on meetup.com and she'll send you an invite. Format We generally start introductions around 6:00pm and then work on coding problems or projects, independently or with others. Although the focus is on JavaScript, we also cover closely related topics such as HTML and CSS and other web technologies. There will typically be more experienced coders available to help beginners with what they are stuck on. (The only tools you need to start using JavaScript are a web browser and optionally a simple text editor or code editor.) Women Who Code (WWCode) is dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community. Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. Because we value the safety and security of our members and strive to have an inclusive community, we do not tolerate harassment of members or event participants in any form. This Code of Conduct was created to clearly define what we mean by a harassment-free experience, so that our community and those who support it are clear about our intent and have access to procedures for addressing issues, should they arise. Please read and abide by our Code of Conduct (https://github.com/WomenWhoCode/guidelines-resources/blob/master/code_of_conduct.md)

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Algorithms & Interview Prep - Remote

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