Tech Ladies

Christie Julien – March 20th, 2017

Founded by Alliison Esposito, TechLadies is a site dedicated to connecting women in tech to each other.  What started as a Meetup has turned into a movement of over 10,000 women in tech roles.  Members get access to a jobs page with connections to hiring managers in organizations such as Slack, Wikipedia, and Buzzfeed, as well as access to an exclusive Facebook group where like minded tech-ladies can get together and network their hearts out.  With in person and online events such as "Negotiate L

The Art of the Cold Email

Christie Julien – March 20th, 2017

From Uncubed:

Allison Esposito gets a lot of cold emails – between five and ten every day, she estimates. People want to know how to break into tech, how to switch careers, and what’s wrong with their resume, among other things.

Allison has been a copywriter for Foursquare, a content manager at Google, and now she runs Tech Ladies, a community that connects women to tech jobs and generally supports women in tech. Her roles are impressive, but she’s approachable, she said. And so are most people. You just have to write the right cold email.

Perella Weinberg Partners - Women's Advisory Prep Program

Kelly Kennedy – March 7th, 2017

At Perella Weinberg Partners, we strive to recruit Analysts of exceptional
ability and dynamic points of view. We’ve found that diverse perspectives
produce the most innovative solutions to complex problems. Our
Women’s Advisory Prep Program provides a collaborative environment
where you’ll acquire the skills, knowledge and network to prepare you for
your professional pursuits in investment banking.

April 20-21, 2017

767 Fifth Ave.

New York City, NY

Bank $1,500: McKinsey In STEM Award

Tiffani Kennedy – February 20th, 2017


McKinsey & Company is excited to announce the inaugural Women in STEM Award.  This award will recognize talented women exploring opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math during their college journey.

The recipient of this Award will receive $1,500, and an invitation to an exclusive STEM leaders group with a discussion board and video chats to build your STEM leaders network, and a dedicated mentor from McKinsey. Whoa, what a deal!

Woman Who Codes? Win Money from Appian's Coding Challenge!

Khanh Tran – February 12th, 2017

Interested in coding for cash?

Appian's Women's Leadership Program is hosting a Coding Challenge for UVA 1st, 2nd, and 3rd year undergrads who are women!


Build a search engine to run on an Appian machine for the chance to win a $1,000 cash prize! 2nd and 3rd place will get a $500 cash prize. 

Submissions are to be made electronically by March 6th, 2017 by 11:59pm!


Visit www.appian.com/codingchallenge for rules, guidelines, and more details!