Posts marked with “diversity”

Community Corner: On Diversity in Conference Speakers

by · September 3, 2019


Here are a few notable suggestions for conferences that do want to improve diversity and inclusion in their speaking lineup.


Community Corner: Philosophy and Burnout, Part One

by · May 2, 2019


Why care about philosophy? In a word, burnout. Misology is the hatred of reasoning, revulsion or distrust of argument, debate, or the Socratic method, and it’s one of the flavors of burnout.


Editor’s Desk: PHP 7.4 RFCs, Symfony Speaker Workshop, Call for Writers

by · March 18, 2019


Editor-in-Chief Oscar Merida records a mini-episode. In this first one, he looks at some RFCs submitted for PHP 7.4 and 8.0, and a new tool for detecting memory leaks with PHP Unit.


Where My Girls At?

by · February 5, 2019


I had a rough day at work on Friday. I want to share with the PHP community what made it rough, what I have learned about being in a male-dominated industry, and how I have worked with my coworkers to minimize the rough days.


Technically Female

by · March 24, 2010


In honor of Ada Lovelace day, we have asked core MongoDB developer Kristina Chodorow to be our guest blogger today—and she came through in fine style.


oddWeek Episode #4

by · March 2, 2010


oddWeek Episode 4. The one where Elizabeth Naramore talks about PHPWomen, Python websites and open source projects not run by douchbags. Come join us


New PHPWomen initiative

by · February 27, 2010


Over at PHPWomen they are trying to improve diversity in open source projects. They have launched a new initiative to encourage (Open Source) projects that embrace diversity, and provide a welcoming and friendly atmosphere for contributors.