Speaker Series: TESLA presents Reshma Saujani, founder and CEO of Girls Who Code
Join Studio: TESLA on Wednesday, March 29th to enjoy a presentation by Reshma Saujani, a lawyer and politician who founded of Girls Who Code. Reshman will speak on the importance of learning to code as a minority in the STEM fields and what she has done to provide advocacy for closing gender gaps in these industries. Her presence and story will bring an encouraging and influential perspective for all students.
The event is free and open the public, and will take place in Graham Chapel at 7 pm.
A former lawyer and politician, Reshma Saujani wanted to start a mission in Girls Who Code. Before this, she was the first Indian American and South Asian American woman to run for Congress. She also authored her own book, Women Who Don’t Wait in Line: Break the Mold, Lead the Way. Her mission of starting the non-profit company, Girls Who Code, was to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors. We are extremely excited to be hosting her on campus and we hope to see everyone at the event.