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Topic # 8582 12-Jul-2006 22:53
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The IT Goddess calendar is sponsored by AAPT (one of many sponsors). Are we going to see something like this sponsored by Telecom NZ here?

More then just a calendar, the IT Screen Goddess Initiative is a national media and advertising campaign designed to reach target audiences we have failed to reach via traditional means.

The calendar aims to dispel the "geeky" image of IT and the perception that IT is not a desirable career for women, by providing a life expose of real women with unreal careers – all living and loving IT. We hope you enjoy it as much as we enjoyed making it!

Each month includes a biography of the woman featured that month, as well as a significant date in technology history, covering leading technology women such as Ada Lovelace, Grace Hopper, Hedy Lamarr, Anita Borg and our Australian contingent of WWII General MacArthur Bureau female cytologists, Diana Ryall, and Ann Moffatt.

100% of profits will be distributed to active industry groups to go towards supporting role model, career events, mentoring activities, and other intervention projects plus nominated technical, scientific and medical funds/associations.








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  Reply # 40945 13-Jul-2006 12:06
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/me drools...

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  Reply # 40974 13-Jul-2006 17:16

OMG
enough said.




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Reply # 40983 13-Jul-2006 18:35
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LOL not bad

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  Reply # 40984 13-Jul-2006 18:44
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We could have the 'Politician Goddess' bikini calendar.

The mind boggles.




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  Reply # 41000 13-Jul-2006 21:22
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Jama: We could have the 'Politician Goddess' bikini calendar.

The mind boggles.

But who would buy that?.... I mean really...ew

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Reply # 41015 13-Jul-2006 23:49
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bradstewart:But who would buy that?.... I mean really...ew


Helen and Jeanette to name a few??







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Reply # 41031 14-Jul-2006 09:46
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if only they were hot




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  Reply # 41036 14-Jul-2006 10:12
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geekiegeek: if only they were hot


Just to clear up, I said they would possibly buy the calendar, help us all if they appear in it.








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