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Gary Wheeler10-Mar-17 1:56
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den2k88 wrote:
What did I see is that next to no woman enrolled in Computer Science courses - usually there were 2-3 women out of 100 students.

I've spoken a few times with my better half about this.. she thinks computers (and especially programming) are boring, no interest in it whatsoever.

My gut feeling is that males and females are often drawn to different fields in industry. It's not a bias thing, just the way we work as humans.
Ah, I see you have the machine that goes ping. This is my favorite. You see we lease it back from the company we sold it to and that way it comes under the monthly current budget and not the capital account.


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