March 2022 Newsletter

March is Women’s History Month. So many women have done incredible things to help make our world and our lives better. I am inspired by Ada Lovelace, Grace Hopper, Dr. Mae Jemison, and so many others to embrace my love of technology and people and do something positive with my passions. Use this month to discover and appreciate women in your life as well as in the world who inspire you!
In Case You Missed It...
Interview with
In this conversation from 2018, Shamika discusses her road to becoming a tech chaplain, learning to re-center technology on everyday people, technology's "black tax," and many other interesting topics.
Article: Why Tech Needs a Chaplain
In this Medium post, Shamika writes about the current state of technology and how both the people who create and the people who use tech can benefit from the addition of a chaplain. The origins and ideology of tech chaplaincy are touched upon in the essay as well as stories from the past experiences Shamika has accumulated from her time as a tech chaplain.
Introducing Me Podcast
Shamika takes us on her educational journey, how she served with AmeriCorps, and why she started the Tech Chaplaincy Institute. Shamika's passion for social justice and commitment to serving others is evident throughout the episode.

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