As a field, Computer Science is kinda bigoted.
Out of all STEM fields, we’re one of the few fields (if not the only one) to become less diverse as time goes on.
Fortunately, some of us are being embarrassed into action. A new documentary, CODEGIRL, tracks several development teams competing to build cell phone apps that will help their local communities. It’s open to anyone on the planet… anyone who’s a high-school-aged girl, that is. 5,000 have entered, from 60 countries.