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Django Girls podcast

Django Girls podcast

By DjangoGirls

A podcast sharing the stories of attendees, coaches and organisers of DjangoGirls workshops around the world.

Disclaimer: The Opinions expressed within the content are solely the authors and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of DjangoGirls or it's affiliates.
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From Survey to Software Engineering with Chara Lagou
From Survey to Software Engineering with Chara Lagou
We are thrilled to bring you the final episode of 2022 with Chara Lagou, DjangoGirls advisory board member and organiser. Chara shares her journey from being a survey engineer to now a developer at SES Satellites, challenges along the way and some of the work she does to bring more diverse voices into tech.  To follow Chara's work on Linkedin linkedin.com/in/charalampialagou Follow @djangogirls on twitter and checkout upcoming events on https://djangogirls.org/en/events/ We have now opened in-person workshops in locations where permitted following health and government guidelines. You can also find the tutorial on https://tutorial.djangogirls.org/ For comments, feedback and suggestions reach out to us hello@djangogirls.org or send a DM Hosts: Aisha Bello (@AishaXBello) and Leona So (@lwyso) Disclaimer: The Opinions expressed within the content are  solely the  authors and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of  DjangoGirls or  it's affiliates.
37:21
December 31, 2022
From Therapist to full-stack developer with Maria Violante
From Therapist to full-stack developer with Maria Violante
We are very excited to share Maria's DjangoGirls story. Maria's journey is such an inspiring one to anyone in a different career wondering if there is a place in tech for them. Maria's DjangoGirls story started with going through the DG tutorial. Maria is currently a full-stack developer with ButterCMS and an author. Maria's book (Liar, Dreamer, Thief ) is available for pre-order now and would be released next month. More info -> https://www.mariadong.com/books/liar-dreamer-thief/ You can also find Maria on Twitter: @mariadong @violantecodes , Github:@ViolanteCodes Follow @djangogirls on twitter and checkout upcoming events on https://djangogirls.org/en/events/ We have now opened in-person workshops in locations where permitted following health and government guidelines. You can also find the tutorial on https://tutorial.djangogirls.org/ For comments, feedback and suggestions reach out to us hello@djangogirls.org or send a DM Hosts: Aisha Bello (@AishaXBello) and Leona So (@lwyso) Disclaimer: The Opinions expressed within the content are solely the  authors and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of DjangoGirls or  it's affiliates.
36:27
December 09, 2022
Overcoming with Dani Papamaximou
Overcoming with Dani Papamaximou
Even though it's been a while. We are so excited to publish this episode with Dani. Dani was a lot of fun to talk to and also insightful. Listen as Dani walks us through her journey. Some of the topics covered were Microaggressions, power of mentor-ship, automation and more. You can follow Dani's work on Github https://github.com/danipmax or twitter @DaniQuietNow Follow @djangogirls on twitter and checkout upcoming events on https://djangogirls.org/en/events/ We have now opened in-person workshops in locations where permitted following health and government guidelines. You can also find the tutorial on https://tutorial.djangogirls.org/ For comments, feedback and suggestions reach out to us hello@djangogirls.org or send a DM Hosts: Aisha Bello (@AishaXBello) and Leona So (@lwyso) Disclaimer: The Opinions expressed within the content are solely the authors and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of DjangoGirls or it's affiliates.
38:23
October 23, 2022
From an Attendee to a Frontend Developer With Vicky Hotchkiss
From an Attendee to a Frontend Developer With Vicky Hotchkiss
Hear how attending a DjangoGirls event opened a whole world of possibilities for Vicky. Watch Vicky's talk about "3 Ways To Better Support Your Junior Developers" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WeT-TDo2IoE You can follow Vicky's work on Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/in/vicky-hotchkiss/ Follow @djangogirls on twitter and checkout upcoming events on https://djangogirls.org/en/events/  We have now opened in-person workshops in locations where permitted following health and government guidelines. You can also find the tutorial on https://tutorial.djangogirls.org/ For comments, feedback and suggestions reach out to us hello@djangogirls.org or send a DM Hosts: Aisha Bello (@AishaXBello) and Leona So (@lwyso) Disclaimer: The Opinions expressed within the content are solely the authors and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of DjangoGirls or it's affiliates.
33:33
July 09, 2022
Returning to Tech with Ann Barr
Returning to Tech with Ann Barr
Join us on this latest episode as Ann takes us through her journey of returning to tech. Ann's journey is truly inspiring as she starts a business, gets a psychology degree, returns to be a developer and is now a Consultant and PyConUK 2022 conference director. Follow Ann Barr on Linkedin. PyCon UK will be returning to Cardiff City Hall from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th September 2022. PyCon UK Call for proposals is open until July 2022. visit the website https://2022.pyconuk.org/ Follow @djangogirls on twitter and checkout upcoming events on  https://djangogirls.org/en/events/ We have now opened in-person  workshops in locations where permitted following health and government guidelines. You can also find the tutorial on https://tutorial.djangogirls.org/ For comments, feedback and suggestions reach out to us hello@djangogirls.org or send a DM Hosts: Aisha Bello (@AishaXBello) and Leona So (@lwyso) Disclaimer: The Opinions expressed within the content are solely the authors and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of DjangoGirls or it's affiliates.
39:06
May 21, 2022
The Road to becoming a founder and Project Manager with Temiloluwa Afape
The Road to becoming a founder and Project Manager with Temiloluwa Afape
On today's episode we are glad to have the amazing Temiloluwa Afape Project & Talent Manager and founder of Rubies Technologies. Temi's inspiring DjangoGirls story starts when she helped co-organize a Djangogirls workshop in her university before becoming an attendee. Her story tells a journey of perseverance in starting a business and finding your passion. Follow Temiloluwa on twitter @temiliolouwaafape and her startup @Rubiestech @Rubiestechnologies on twitter, facebook, and linkedin. Rubiestechnologies.org.  Follow @djangogirls on twitter and checkout upcoming events on https://djangogirls.org/en/events/ We have now opened in-person workshops in locations where permitted following health and government guidelines You can also find the tutorial on https://tutorial.djangogirls.org/ For comments, feedback and suggestions reach out to us hello@djangogirls.org or send a DM Hosts: Aisha Bello (@AishaXBello) and Leona So (@lwyso) Disclaimer: The Opinions expressed within the content are solely the authors and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of DjangoGirls or it's affiliates.
40:44
April 20, 2022
The road to Django with Dawn Wages
The road to Django with Dawn Wages
In this episode Aisha and Leona sat with Dawn Wages Sr Research Engineer @Wharton who is also a former attendee, coach and organizer of DjangoGirls events. She talks about her 1st event, the angels who helped along the way, and the amazing work she's doing with Organization of Ethical Source. https://attheroot.dev/  Interested in Dawn's work, reach out on twitter @DawnWagesSays or contact@attheroot.dev Follow @djangogirls on twitter and checkout upcoming events on https://djangogirls.org/en/events/ You can also find the tutorial on https://tutorial.djangogirls.org/ For comments, feedback and suggestions reach out to us hello@djangogirls.org or send a DM Hosts: Aisha Bello (@AishaXBello) and Leona So (@lwyso) Disclaimer: The Opinions expressed within the content are solely the authors and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of DjangoGirls or it's affiliates.
40:41
January 13, 2022
Pilot
Pilot
In this pilot episode Aisha (@AishaXBello) and Leona (@lwyso), share the plans for DjangoGirls podcast. Follow @djangogirls on twitter and checkout upcoming events on https://djangogirls.org/en/events/ You can also find the tutorial on https://tutorial.djangogirls.org/ For comments, feedback and suggestions reach out to us hello@djangogirls.org The Opinions expressed within the content are solely the authors and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of DjangoGirls or it's affiliates.
04:04
December 29, 2021