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CEO Sarah Moran talks with LaunchVIC CEO Dr. Kate Cornick

by Lisy Kane • March 25, 2017

Girl Geek Academy CEO Sarah Moran talks with CEO Dr. Kate Cornick about why #SheHacks is important for women across Victoria.

ABC Splash talks with CEO Sarah Moran

by Lisy Kane • March 8, 2017

ABC Splash’s IWD School Hacks for Parents live conversation with Girl Geek Academy’s Sarah Moran!

Welcome Tresna Lee to the Girl Geek Academy Team!

by Lisy Kane • February 21, 2017

We are so excited to welcome Tresna Lee to the Girl Geek Academy team! Tresna will be developing our partner relationships as well as creating incredible experiences for women and girls at our events in 2017. If you’re yet to experience one of her events, then keep your eyes peeled and be sure to score […]

Girl Geek Academy receives $1.3 million to build Victoria’s female founder network MEDIA RELEASE

by Sarah Moran • February 1, 2017

Wanted: 1,000 female Hackers, Hustlers and Hipsters for world 1st #SheHacks initiative LaunchVic backs #SheHacks Victoria in funding round Australia, 31 January 2017: Australia’s Girl Geek Academy today announced a raise of $1.3 million to roll out its #SheHacks Victoria hackathon, a world first, all-female initiative bringing women together to support them in creating new technology businesses across […]

Co-Founder Lisy Kane is Named Forbes 30 Under 30 for 2016

by Sarah Moran • January 4, 2017

Girl Geek Academy co-founder and #SheMakesGames creator, Lisy Kane is on this Games list for the 2016 Forbes 30 Under 30.

Australian Prime Minister helps Girl Geek Academy scale MissMakesCode in 2017

by Sarah Moran • January 1, 2017

We are over the moon we have received funding from the Federal Government to scale MissMakesCode, our hackathon for young girls aged 5-8, in schools across Australia in 2017. We ran a pilot for #MissMakesCode in September and now we’re taking it to teachers Australia-wide to bring the delight of building things on the internet to […]

Girl Geek Academy has merch!

by Lisy Kane • December 26, 2016

Our co-founder Amanda Watts has created amazing Girl Geek merch for us! So excited to follow our dreams in Girl Geek Academy doona covers!

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