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By Laura Hamilton Waxman

Have you scrolled via a information feed on fb? Ruchi Sanghvi helped layout this and different fb positive factors. She joined Facebook—then a small Silicon Valley startup company—after relocating from India to the USA to review desktop engineering. along with her support, fb quick turned one of many biggest social networking websites within the world.

Sanghvi was once the 1st woman engineer at fb, and it wasn't effortless blazing a path for girls in her box. yet not anything stopped her from following her desires. Her contributions at fb helped attach humans from all over the world. Even ladies from Sanghvi's domestic kingdom of India used fb to talk out for equivalent rights. detect how this younger lady immigrant grew to become a top-notch engineer who replaced the tech global without end.

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This free website teaches people how to write computer code in a fun and engaging way. Sanghvi has spent her life taking risks and pushing herself to try to do new things. She has shown what a person can accomplish with courage and hard work. The question now is, What will Sanghvi accomplish next? 28 TiMeLine 1982 2000 Ruchi leaves India to study at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2006 Sanghvi helps launch Facebook News Feed, which attracts many new users to the site. 2008 Sanghvi leads the development and launch of Facebook Connect, part of Facebook Platform.

She has shown what a person can accomplish with courage and hard work. The question now is, What will Sanghvi accomplish next? 28 TiMeLine 1982 2000 Ruchi leaves India to study at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2006 Sanghvi helps launch Facebook News Feed, which attracts many new users to the site. 2008 Sanghvi leads the development and launch of Facebook Connect, part of Facebook Platform. 2011 Sanghvi and her husband start their own company, Cove. Sanghvi receives a TechFellow Award for her work at Facebook.

Minneapolis: Twenty-First Century Books, 2012. Learn about the history of social networking, from telegrams to Facebook. Goldsworthy, Steve. Mark Zuckerberg. New York: Weigl Publishers, 2013. Find out more about the man behind Facebook. Wooster, Patricia. Flickr Cofounder and Web Community Creator Caterina Fake. Minneapolis: Lerner Publications, 2014. Discover how another successful woman in the tech industry helped start an innovative business of her own. us/testimony Watch the speech Ruchi Sanghvi gave to the US Congress about immigration in the United States.

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