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Barbara Preuninger isn’t just interested in tech, she’s interested in the relationships that people have with technology and with each other. Preuninger, a software developer for NextGen Healthcare, recently ran a TechGirlz workshop at the University of Pennsylvania, Information Systems and Computing department as part of Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. “During the workshop that I ran, I mentioned how some of the challenges the kids were having (working out bugs, testing & being patient with yourself) were things I also dealt with in my work. It's a way to build bridges between kids and grown-ups,” she…

They cropped and filtered photos, manipulated gears and raced cars with lights. A rainy April Saturday outside couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm inside Martin Library in York for more than a dozen girls who participated in a TechGirlz Workshop on Saturday, April 9. Presented in part by United Fiber & Data (UFD), the Pennsylvania Gigabit Revolution (GIG REV), York College, and Martin Library, this workshop was all about opening minds to career possibilities for women in technology fields. Lisa Howald, youth services librarian at Martin Library, coordinated with York College and UFD to bring these workshops to York. Sessions covered GIMP…

Written by Kayla, age 15, TechGirlz Volunteer Hey! I'm Kayla. I'm 15 years old. I'm a farmer, a business woman, and a TechGirl. TechGirlz has led me to realize that I can excel in whatever I want to do, even if it's a male dominated field (like ranching and farming). TechGirlz workshops and summer camps have given me insight into tools I can use to help me excel. And TechGirlz mentors have been awesome role models. First there was Tracey, who actually replied to my sister’s emails many years ago and genuinely wanted to know how to help our robotics…

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