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Ada Lovelace Day is coming…get ready(October 13th)! #ALD20 @findingada

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On the 2nd Tuesday of October, the world celebrates Ada Lovelace Day!!

Instead of lamenting all the in person gatherings and halloween hoedowns that aren’t happening this year; get into all the virtual activities coming your way!

On October 13 we will spend the day highlighting a number of women who are pioneers of their fields and inspiring women of all ages to make their voices heard.

Finding Ada has some ways you can get involved and spread the word:

One of the most important things you can do to support Ada Lovelace Day is to help us spread the word. Here are some ideas to get you started:

  • Send a Tweet
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  • Add a link to FindingAda.com on LinkedIn
  • Write about Ada Lovelace Day on your blog
  • Email your friends and/or relevant mailing lists
  • Post an item on LinkedIn or Facebook Groups

You can read more, find events, and get involved!

Check back here on October 13 to get some inspirational stories of women in STEM and remember Ada Lovelace.



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