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An Interview With Etsy and Hacker School About the Etsy Hacker School Grants

On Saturday, we shared the news about Etsy providing ten lucky programmer women five thousand dollars to attend Hacker School. Today, we have the whole story direct from the source. I interviewed Marc Hedlund from Etsy and Nicholas Bergson-Shilcock from Hacker School to get more details about the grants, the partnership between Etsy and Hacker… Read More

Hacker School and Etsy Team Up For Scholarships To Support Women In Technology

Etsy is a popular site for selling (mostly) handmade goods. Hacker School is a free, three-month programming school in New York. Together they’ve announced Etsy Hacker Grants that to support women in technology. Hacker School “batches,” or sessions, are held in different places. Last year’s were at NYU and Spotify. The current group is at… Read More

What to Get Your GeekMom for Mother’s Day

Here it is, the definitive GeekMom Mother’s Day shopping guide. I surveyed my fellow GeekMoms to see what everyone most wanted for Mother’s Day, outside of the lovely pleasantries of nice meals cooked for us, time spent with our adorable children, and moments of solitude. This is our list, and chances are there’s something on… Read More