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Spotlight 46: Let’s meet Sara Regan

It’s Spotlight Friday and I’m very excited to publish this interview with Junior developer and Skillcrush Tutor: Sara Regan. I first met Sara during the Rails Girls Organizer Weekend in Helsinki (which was such an awesome weekend!) and I think she’s truly inspiring. Thank you Sara for this great interview

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Spotlight 38: Linda Liukas

It’s already time for Spotlight number 38! And yet again, I’m very excited to publish this interview with one of my favourite persons in the world: Linda Liukas. Linda is a programmer, book author, storyteller and illustrator from Helsinki, Finland. She is the founder of Rails Girls, Digitial Champion of Finland

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In the Spotlight 31: Ute Mayer

Time for another Spotlight Friday! This week we’re going to Berlin and meet Ute Mayer. Enjoy reading!   About Ute: Ute went back to university in 2010 to make her dream come true and study computer science after working several years as a pharmacist. Since 2012 she is organizing Rails Girls

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In the Spotlight 7: Floor Drees

It’s time for Spotlight Friday! This week I’m giving the stage to Floor Drees. Floor is the thriving force behind many Rails Girls workshop, developer meetup and tech conference in Europe, which she combines with her duties as Managing Director of sektor5 coworking spaces in Vienna. Name: Floor Drees Job:

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It really happened: Rails Girls Utrecht!

In October 2014, while coaching at Rails Girls Eindhoven, the idea for organizing a Rails Girls event in Utrecht was born! Karen, Hester, Martina and I got together and organized the hell out of RG Utrecht (and I must give Martina a lot of credits for this).  Thank you! And…

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Rails Girls Amsterdam Recap!

After attending Rails Girls Groningen as a participant last November and coaching at Rails Girls Leiden in February,  it was time to start organising myself! In Leiden I told Floor about my idea of organising a Rails Girls event in Amsterdam. Well, I didn’t have to tell her twice. Two

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Hello Rails Girls Groningen!

This weekend (nov 8 & nov 9 2013) Rails Girls Groningen took place at Launch Cafe Groningen (a really nice workplace). Because I’ll be a coach at Rails Girls Leiden (and maybe Enschede? ;-)) I thought it would be fun and instructive to participate at Rails Girls Groningen, especially since

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