Posts tagged: Technology - Diverse

House Reaches Deal to Greatly Expand GI Bill

by Hope Yen, Associated Press | July 13, 2017
WASHINGTON — Congressional Republicans and Democrats have reached initial agreement on the bi [...] Read more

U. of New Hampshire Institute on Disabilities Gets $2.7M Grant

by Associated Press | July 5, 2017
DURHAM, N.H. — The University of New Hampshire has been awarded a five-year, $2.7 million gra [...] Read more

Experts: Data Science and Analytics Skills Essential for Minority Students

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | June 29, 2017
By 2021, job candidates who possess skills in data science and analytics — or DSA — will be [...] Read more

Professor Promotes ‘Digital Detox’ at Liberty University

by Gregory Clay | June 12, 2017
In 2014, Dr. Sylvia Frejd established the Center for Digital Wellness at Liberty University “ [...] Read more

Trump Puts Focus on Wisconsin’s Growing Apprentice Program

by Scott Bauer, Associated Press |
MADISON, Wis. — Gov. Scott Walker once told then-candidate Donald Trump “we don’t need an [...] Read more

Survey: Hiring on Upswing for Recent College Grads

by A.K. Brunini | June 8, 2017
Employers are expected to hire five percent more recent college graduates this year, according [...] Read more

Inbound Recruitment Creates More Inclusive Workplaces

by Chris Motley | May 23, 2017
Universities have something all companies want: future employees. Students are essentially the [...] Read more

Study: Tech Workforce’s Lack of Diversity Goes Deeper than Pipeline

by Lydia Lum | May 22, 2017
A recent study suggests that the top reasons for the technology sector’s racial homogeneity i [...] Read more

Experts See Early STEM Exposure as Key to Fortifying Cybersecurity

by Ya-Marie Sesay | May 18, 2017
If students were exposed to STEM earlier in life, the nation’s cybersecurity could be improve [...] Read more

The Importance of Early, Consistent Exposure to STEM Fields

by Marcus Bright | May 3, 2017
An increased level of early exposure will help to make the requisite math courses needed for ma [...] Read more

FAFSA Data Breach Hearing Produces Drama on Hill

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim |
Republican lawmakers excoriated IRS and U.S. Department of Education officials at a lengthy hea [...] Read more

NASA Recognizing Veteran Science Writer Warren Leary

by Reginald Stuart | May 2, 2017
Leary is set to be formally inducted Friday into the elite “Chroniclers,” a program at NASA [...] Read more

University of Illinois Statue Honors Women in Engineering

by Associated Press | April 30, 2017
URBANA, Ill. — A new statue on the University of Illinois’ campus honors women in engineeri [...] Read more

Utah University Health Care Picks News CEO in Wake of Uproar

by Associated Press |
SALT LAKE CITY — The University of Utah Health Care announced Saturday the appointment of an [...] Read more

Integrating STEMployable Skills at HBCUs

by Lawrence O. Flowers | April 13, 2017
STEM career development training must not merely consist of disparate actions on HBCU campuses, [...] Read more