Women In STEAM Fields

Jean Jennings Bartik

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Computer programmer and one of the original programmers for the ENIAC computer (the first electronic computer for the US Army). After her work on ENIAC, she worked on BINAC and UNIVAC computers, and at a variety of technical companies as a writer, manager, engineer and programmer. She also co-programmed with her life-long friend Betty Holberton the first generative programming system (SORT/MERGE) for a computer. More…