2019 Goals

Here are some things I’d like to accomplish by the end of 2019. Here are some things I’d like to accomplish by the end of 2019. A lot of these are already planned but some are stretch goals! Let’s see what happens – but I’ll remind myself in Todoist to look at this post come…Continue reading2019 Goals

Breakfast With Friends

Invited to a breakfast on diversity and inclusion by the CEO of Treehouse, Ryan Carson. Invited Michael Ellison (Founder & CEO at CodePath.org | Founding Board Member, Women Who Code) – https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelwellison/ Tammy Wang (VP of Data Science and Analytics at Riviera Partners) – https://www.linkedin.com/in/tammy-wang-6206061/ Dave Edwards (Director of Quality Insurance at Pandora) – https://www.linkedin.com/in/daveedwards4/ Josh Jacobs (Tech Talent…Continue readingBreakfast With Friends

The Mujerista | Being A Latina In Tech

The Mujerista is an online-based space that shares stories and experiences that impact, empower, and celebrate Latinas. https://www.themujerista.com/the-blog/2018/11/8/being-a-latina-in-tech?rq=tech The Mujerista is an online-based space that shares stories and experiences that impact, empower, and celebrate Latinas. It aims to provide our community with resources and create conversations regarding culture, career advice, finances, fashion and beauty, politics…Continue readingThe Mujerista | Being A Latina In Tech

LatinaGeeks | National STEM Day: Latinas Breaking Down Barriers In Technology

The Mujerista is an online based space that shares stories and experiences that impact, empower, and celebrate Latinas. 🌐 https://latinageeks.com/national-stem-day-latinas-breaking-down-barriers-in-technology/ LatinaGeeks, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is the first-of-its-kind community to empower and inspire Latin women by spreading the knowledge of entrepreneurship, social media and technology. We provide our community with the latest gadget reviews, mobile applications, social…Continue readingLatinaGeeks | National STEM Day: Latinas Breaking Down Barriers In Technology

Code Like A Girl | Q: How Can I Get Paid To Mentor Others?

I wrote an article for one of Medium’s top 100 publications on finding programs that pay you to mentor others as they learn how to code. 🌐 https://code.likeagirl.io/getting-paid-to-mentor-others-64ca1299383aContinue readingCode Like A Girl | Q: How Can I Get Paid To Mentor Others?

Alternative Programs To A CS Degree

These are all programs that are at least 2 years long and act as alternatives to a typical CS degree. Originally planned for release on April 10th, 2017 but stuff happens. After interviewing with a few of the new and upcoming alternative long-term programs for CS education, I wanted to provide others a brief overview…Continue readingAlternative Programs To A CS Degree

RIP WordPress

Alive from July 2013 to September 2018. My old WordPress blog is closing down for good. Bye, bye! 👋🏽️ https://fvcproductions.wordpress.com WordPress Screenshot 1 – Home WordPress Screenshot 2 – About WordPress Screenshot 3 – Adventures WordPress Screenshot 4 – Blog WordPress Screenshot 5 – Portfolio WordPress Screenshot 6 – Services WordPress Screenshot 8 – Testimonials…Continue readingRIP Wordpress

Travels

The places I’ve been. ✈️ So I’ve come to the conclusion that I come from a pretty interesting background. Here’s why… North America I was born into a 100% Peruvian family in Newport News, VA and raised in Norfolk, VA. I was exposed to a lot of different cultures very early on given that Norfolk…Continue readingTravels

Panel: Women In Open Source

Shared how I get involved with open source on GitHub and how one can get start contributing themselves. Name Girl Develop It SF – Panel: Women in Open Source Location Unity HQ – San Francisco, CA Date June 26th, 2018 – 6 pm to 8:30 pm Role Panelist – Women in Open Source About Open…Continue readingPanel: Women In Open Source

Conferences Everywhere

Struggling to find conferences to attend or speak at? Struggling to find conferences to attend or speak at? Well, you’re in luck 😛 because here’s a compilation of websites I have found over the ages! These websites all essentially aggregate events that are tech related into one space where it’s easy to filter by topic,…Continue readingConferences Everywhere