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Computer pioneer, mathematician and teacher grace murray hopper recalled seeing her first computer, the univac thinking machine: when i walked in and saw that monster, i was scared to death. Grace hopper was an american computer scientist and us navy rear admiral she's often referred to as the admiral of the cybersea or amazing grace for her many computing innovations. New york city's first full-time deferred-tuition coding bootcamp for women learn to code now--don't pay in full until you get hired as a software engineer. The world is waking up to the contributions of grace murray hopper '28, computer pioneer, navy rear admiral, and former vassar assistant professor read about hopper and how she continues to influence young women in computer science. Even a quarter-decade after her passing, the next generation of coders look to 'amazing' grace hopper for inspiration. Books computer & technology biographies computing industry history computers & technology scientist biographies history of technology + see more children's science biographies.
The december 9th, 2013 google doodle honors grace hopper's 107th birthdayand has an entomological surprise at the end. Yale erased the name of a white supremacist on campus and replaced him with a woman - a feisty, brilliant computer scientist nicknamed amazing grace. In today's male-dominated computer programming industry, it's easy to forget that a woman grace hopper helped usher in the computer revolution during world war ii, hopper left a teaching job at vassar college to join the navy reserve that's when she went to harvard to work. Grace hopper explains nanoseconds please subscribe :) thanks this feature is not available right now please try again later. One of the first female programmers, grace hopper also worked as a mathematician and had an unusual career, especially for women in the 1900s.
More about grace hopper in the world of technology, most women do not get the recognition that rear admiral dr grace murray hopper has received. Grace hopper: grace hopper, american mathematician and rear admiral in the us navy who was a pioneer in developing computer technology, helping to devise univac i, the first commercial electronic computer, and naval applications for cobol (common-business-oriented language) after graduating. Grace murray hopper rear admiral dr grace murray hopper was a remarkable woman who grandly rose to the challenges of programming the first computers.
Telle whitney speaks at the 2015 grace hopper celebration of women in technology (courtesy anita borg institute) the 16th grace hopper celebration of women in computing kicks off wednesday in houston named for the united states navy rear admiral who was a trailblazing female computer scientist. Grace hopper has 385 ratings and 105 reviews if you've got a good idea, and you know it's going to work, go ahead and do it the picture book biograph. The grace hopper celebration india is india's largest gathering of women technologists it is produced by anitaborg and presented in partnership with acm india.