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Geek

Informal and somewhat derogatory; a new hire at a Wall Street trading firm. The term was popularized by the book Liar's Poker, which describes the author's experience as a bond trader on Wall Street in the 1980s.
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Ambreen Bhatti, Chyrelle Rayman-Bacchus, Claire Heat and Lisa Matthews are part of the Cardiff Girl Geek Dinners group
Girl Geek Dinners in Scotland look likely to go from strength to strength.
Luckily for the Cardiff Girl Geeks, they've launched their computer group while the geek is still enjoying something of a moment.
One of the featured products was donated by featured Girl Geek Ciji Thornton, also known as StarSlay3r in the Guitar Hero community, who will be sponsoring an autographed Guitar Hero controller with a custom skin for this charity auction event.
KEY MEETINGS Mia Chapman, left, founder of Durham Girl Geek Dinner, with event host Kim Inglis,
Girl Geeks work with organisations of all sizes; from start-up tech firms in the Baltic Triangle, to Liverpool John Moores University.
Girl Geeks, which seeks to promote scientific and technological career paths to women, has just launched its first campus across Newcastle and Northumbria Universities.
Girl Geeks, which seeks to promote scientic and technological career paths to women, launched its rst campus across Newcastle and Northumbria Universities this week.
National Center for Women & Information Technology CEO Lucy Sanders, a leading advocate for women in computer sciences, sees the Made With Code initiative as a pivotal moment in what has been a long-term challenge of getting more girl geeks growing up in America.