Episode 9: Geek Girl in the News: November 2018 Edition
Geek Girl in the News looks at the awesome or not so awesome news that will make you go either: “YAY” or “OMG I can’t believe that.” The latest and greatest news in November 2018 covers America’s midterm election, Facebook and females working in games, Women in Antarctica, Science and sexual harassment, Female actresses talk money and more!
In this second episode of Geek Girl in the News, we covered these news stories:
- American MidTerm Elections
- Facebook helped Launch a Documentary Series to Inspire Girls to create games
- First-Ever All-Female Antarctic Expedition Busts Women’s Endurance Myth
- Enough is Enough! Science, too, has a problem with harassment
- SCREEN QUEENS With Ellen Pompeo, Emma Roberts, Gina Rodriguez & Gabrielle Union
- Uncharted Power Founder Jessica O. Matthews On Building The Anti-Silicon Valley Energy Startup
- Google Removes gendered pronouns from Gmail’s smart compose to avoid AI Bias
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Amanda & Monika