College: More than just class

College: More than just class

This is part of Break Through Tech Chicago’s series of HOW columns, which tell how women in technology got where they are today and how we can increase the presence of women in technology tomorrow — in “her own words.” by Arpita Kumari, UIC ’21 My college career...
Advancing tech for the common good

Advancing tech for the common good

by Kirsten Janson As the world becomes increasingly driven by the Internet of Things (IoT), many researchers are concerned with ensuring that technological progress promotes the common good. This was the topic of discussion for a group of students who sat down...
Knowing what’s right

Knowing what’s right

This is part of Break Through Tech Chicago’s series of HOW columns, which tell how women in technology got where they are today and how we can increase the presence of women in technology tomorrow — in “her own words.” by Johnnalee Kutzke “How did you end up in...
In a flashback to childhood, the start of a career

In a flashback to childhood, the start of a career

This is part of Break Through Tech Chicago’s series of HOW columns, which tell how women in technology got where they are today and how we can increase the presence of women in technology tomorrow — in “her own words.” by Doris Espiritu The rapid growth of technology...