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

By: Deepina Kapila

Category: Blog

“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 http://bit.ly/1svZsix 

2. ABC & Marvel bringing Agent Peggy Carter to TV next Fall http://bit.ly/1mL0jbK 

3. Skillcrush friend and master class guest instructor Katie Kovalcin wins at the Net Awards http://bit.ly/RLJELB 

4. Life Lessons From Tina Fey (In Honor Of Her Birthday) http://bit.ly/1j8CX0r 

5. What’s So Scary About Smart Girls? – http://nyti.ms/1mRtEWn 

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!).

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