March 16, 2016
Latino coding summit was held Saturday at Stanford (Photo : Flickr)

Latinos need access to STEM education

It’s a ritual that’s becoming more rampant across the nation. The alarm on your smartphone goes off, and before jumping in the shower or brushing your […]
January 19, 2016
NewMe participants at Google in Silicon Valley

Inside Silicon Valley’s struggle for diversity

After a brutal year full of desperate changes and constant criticism from users and investors, Twitter tried to end 2015 on a positive note by announcing […]
December 31, 2015

CODE2040 chief exec shatters ‘Leaky Pipeline’ to STEM careers metaphor

Laura Weidman Powers is an ambitious innovator making waves in Silicon Valley. Her non-profit CODE2040 is one of the most talked about startups addressing the urgent need […]
December 22, 2015
Husband and Wife Team Building a Diverse Community of Coders

Husband and Wife Team Building a Diverse Community of Coders

Life was good for Jamal and Felicia O’Garro. The college sweethearts had successful careers in the financial industry in New York and they had just gotten […]