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Study Finds Gender Bias in Open-Source Programming

A study comparing acceptance rates of contributions from men and women in an open-source software community finds that, overall, women's contributions tend to be accepted more often than men's - but when a woman's gender is identifiable, they are rejected more often. "There are a number of questions and concerns related to gender bias in computer programming, but this project was focused on...
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Call for Nominations Deadline Extended for Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists in the Developing World

Nominations are open for the Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, a high-profile honor for scientific and career achievements by women from developing countries in five regions: Latin America and the Caribbean, the Arab region, Sub-Saharan Africa, Central and South Asia, and East and South-East Asia and the Pacific. The theme for 2017 will be...
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Women in HPC Extends Deadline for SC16 Submissions

As part of the workshop we invite submissions from women to present their HPC work to the HPC community as a poster and lightening talk. There will be the opportunity to meet with leading employers from across the HPC community and discuss your work with them. After submission, presenters will be provided with a mentor to aid in the preparation of their poster and lightning talk before the...
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Call for Participation: Women in IT Networking at SC16 - Deadline: June 22, 2016

SC16 has issued its Call for Participation for its Women in IT Networking grants. This grant funds selected participants to travel for the staging (if applicable), setup, and attendance of the SC conference and SCinet. SCinet, the Supercomputing Conference’s (SC) dedicated high-performance research network and backbone of information and communication is seeking qualified female U.S....
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Call for Paper/Participation – SC 2016 Women in HPC Workshop Deadline: July 24, 2016

Salt Lake City, Utah Are you an early career woman who uses HPC or works in developing new HPC technologies? We want to hear from you! As part of the 2016 SC WHPC workshop we invite submissions from women to present their work to the HPC community as a poster and lightening talk. There will be the opportunity to meet with leading employers from across the HPC community and discuss your...
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