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23Nov

Did you know Brittany Rhodes is giving back to her community by helping young girls overcome math anxiety!

Brittany Rhodes in Detroit is giving back to her community with her love of math by helping young girls overcome math anxiety! Brittany Rhodes is great at math and has always been good at it! A gradute in this field from Spelman, she started tutoring female algebra students in her community and realized they all struggled with basic mathematics. After researching academic...

26Oct

2020 WICT Greater Philadelphia Open Board Roles

Open Board Positions The WICT Philadelphia Board has the following open positions available.  The Succession Planning Committee will review all applications and will notify applicants.  Apply Here Applications are due by EOD Friday, October 30.  Tech It Out Co-Director: Partner with another Co-Director2-year termResponsible for creating and leading an active committee involved in planning and executing...

26Oct

Did you know Luvvie Ajayi Jones is hosting a second season of The Step!

The Step, a podcast for and about unstoppable women! Luvvie Ajayi Jones is a New York Times bestselling author, sought-after public speaker and podcast host who thrives at the intersection of comedy, justice and professional troublemaking. In each episode of “The Step,” Luvvie sits down with an inspiring woman to discuss what drives them to step forward for change. Be it witnessing injustice, fighting...

26Oct

Did you know Nina Chhita illustrates and runs an Instagram account showcasing trailblazing women in STEM!

Nina Chhita spends her days working as a medical writer, but in her free time, she runs an Instagram account featuring her own beautiful drawings of women who have made impacts in STEM from all over the world. Through her illustrations, her goal is to help her followers celebrate diversity and debunk stereotypes about who belongs in STEM, and her current...

15Jun

Did you know SCTE/ISBE has pivoted its annual Cable-Tec Expo to a digital event?

SCTE/ISBE has quickly pivoted its annual Cable-Tec Expo conference to a digital event. Comcast, Charter and Cox will sponsor the event, which will be free to attendees. Late last month, the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers announced the cancellation of their physical event, with Denver’s Colorado Convention Center configured as temporary hospital space for a potential COVID-19 spike through the remainder...

07Apr

Video Calling Best Practices by Margaret Rickard Rubinacci

Over the course of the past 3 weeks, with the huge increase of video calls we’ve all experienced, I have found there are practices we might adapt to help maintain a professional perception of our work and our teams—even as work takes on a more casual air. Thus, I put forth for your consideration this list of video calling best...