Why educating girls matters so much and what you can do to help, Life Lessons from Tina Fey and more.

“Whatever the problem, be part of the solution. Don’t just sit around raising questions and pointing out obstacles.” – Tina Fey, Bossypants

This week, we celebrate Tina Fey’s birthday as  well as a victory at the Net Awards for our friend and Skillcrush master class instructor Katie Kovalcin. While we’re celebrating, let’s toast the newly green-lit TV show for Marvel’s agent Peggy Carter. If you’re unfamiliar with the Captain America heroine, this clip will make you a fan in about a minute. Speaking of heroes, check out this series of minimalist posters featuring accomplished women in science then find out how you can help educate more girls around the world.

1. A Series of Minimalist Posters Featuring Women Who Changed Science 

2. ABC & Marvel bringing Agent Peggy Carter to TV next Fall 

3. Skillcrush friend and master class guest instructor Katie Kovalcin wins at the Net Awards 

4. Life Lessons From Tina Fey (In Honor Of Her Birthday) 

5. What’s So Scary About Smart Girls? – 

Deepina Kapila

Dee is a fun-loving instructor with diverse tech experience across Fortune 500 companies, early-stage start-ups, government agencies & non-profits. Dee works at mobile product design studio Funsize, in Austin Texas where she lives with her husband, 2 border collie mixes, & 2 cats.

In her spare time she enjoys playing video games, reading on her Kindle & scuba diving in her hometown (Curaçao - an island in the Caribbean!).