Growing up in Alaska, Erica Baker loved playing with computers. Her father was a mechanic in the military, and Baker was drawn to putting stuff together and taking it apart. 390 more words
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As recently as just 10 years ago, there were 60 companies listed on the S&P 500 that lacked at least one woman on their corporate boards. 94 more words
Founding a startup is difficult anywhere in the world, but it’s especially hard in Gaza.
Since the war one year ago, Gaza has been nominally peaceful — but the norm is Gaza is not easy: six hours of electricity, and therefore six hours of Internet, a day; a 43 percent unemployment rate, with youth unemployment at 60 percent according to the… 1,070 more words
In January, chipmaker Intel set concrete targets to make the company more accurately reflect the diversity of the tech talent pool by 2020. Intel’s midyear diversity report, released this week, shows that 35 percent of the company’s new hires since January have been women and 12 percent have been racial minorities. 138 more words
For all its talk about gender diversity, Hollywood remains as male-dominated as ever, a new analysis by Quartz has found.
The percentage of women filling roles as actors, producers, writers, and directors in the American film industry hasn’t budged over the past 15 years. 541 more words
Engineer Isis Wenger is calling out to women in science to highlight gender diversity and shut down stereotypes, using the hashtag #iLookLikeAnEngineer.
Wenger recently wrote an 135 more words