Posts By: Sarah Moran

Girl Geek Academy careers day – Korowa Girls School at The Dream Factory

by Sarah Moran • November 24, 2016

If we want to see more girls building startups and pursuing careers in technology, we have to make it an attractive career choice as early in their lives as possible. Today Girl Geek Academy hosted eleven young women from Korowa Girls School in a career and workplace immersion day. One of four around the city, […]

Girl Geek Academy podcast – #SheMakes_Games

by Sarah Moran • November 3, 2016

Welcome to the MVP of the Girl Geek Academy podcast. We captured some of the stories of women in games at our event #SheMakes_Games, held as part of Melbourne International Games Week. Join Sarah and Lisy as they preview what’s ahead!

Good Game cover #SheMakes_Games

by Sarah Moran • October 30, 2016

MissMakesCode the world’s first hackathon for young girls ages 5-8 — photo gallery

by Sarah Moran • October 13, 2016

Girl Geek Academy Scholarship Winner – Duyen Ho

by Sarah Moran • September 19, 2016

Congratulations to Duyen Ho – the winner of the inaugural Girl Geek Academy Scholarship! Duyen will complete General Assembly’s Web Development Immersive Scholarship WDI9 from September 26th to December 15th 2016. Duyen has been trying to make a career change into web development for a full year. She has been teaching herself to code for the past […]

MissMakesCode final info

by Sarah Moran • September 18, 2016

#MissMakesCode is almost here and before the day we wanted to let you know a few things. On arrival 9.00 am Guardians and their MissMakers should arrive at the main entrance of Templestowe College, 7 Cypress Ave, Templestowe Lower VIC 3107 and head to B Block where there will be a registration desk at the turn […]

SheMakes 2016 Photo Gallery

by Sarah Moran • September 10, 2016

#MissMakesCode – The world’s first hackathon for young girls ages 5-8!

by Sarah Moran • August 24, 2016

This school holidays Girl Geek Academy is inviting over 70 young girls to attend the world’s first ever hackathon for girls ages 5-8. Miss Makes Code will be held at Templestowe College in Victoria, Australia from 9am-3.30pm on September 22, 2016. Find out more and buy tickets here: Girl Geek Academy CEO said #MissMakesCode is […]

Girl Geek Academy Scholarship in partnership with General Assembly Melbourne (valued at $15,500)

by Sarah Moran • August 22, 2016

Apply now for the first Girl Geek Academy Scholarship in partnership with General Assembly (valued at $15,500) At Girl Geek Academy we recently celebrated our second birthday. In two years we have run 4 all-female hackathons, created meetups in NYC and SF for highly technical women, gathered women in the games industry to build games together, we’ve […]

#SheHacks 2016 video (by Lunamik)

by Sarah Moran • August 17, 2016
#SheHacks 2016 This is a video snapshot of #SheHacks 2016, held at General Assembly on July 22. This video was made possible with the amazing team from Lunamik's support. We fell in love with their work and they agreed to partner with us on capturing the magic of #SheHacks. If you're looking to create an event [...]