Tech Barbie’s Backstory: How she went from “math is hard” to robotics engineer

Casey Fiesler
Aug 28, 2018 · 6 min read
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Robotics Engineer Barbie (left) and Game Developer Barbie (right) CC-BY
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Computer Engineer Barbie in her natural (boxed) habitat CC-BY
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a passage from the original book (top) followed by my remix (bottom), as illustrated in a Slate article
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my introduction in Code Camp with Barbie and Friends
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one of my appearances on local news this summer

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Casey Fiesler

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Faculty in Information Science at CU Boulder. Social computing, copyright, ethics, women in tech, fan communities, geekery. www.caseyfiesler.com

CSforALL Stories

Thoughts & conversations on the movement to bring rigorous, inclusive and sustainable computer science to all US students.

Casey Fiesler

Written by

Faculty in Information Science at CU Boulder. Social computing, copyright, ethics, women in tech, fan communities, geekery. www.caseyfiesler.com

CSforALL Stories

Thoughts & conversations on the movement to bring rigorous, inclusive and sustainable computer science to all US students.

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