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Top Science Publisher Failing Minority Groups, Industry Leaders Say

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 07.27.2015 | Science

The world's largest professional organization for scientists has been feeding into "harmful stereotypes" about minority groups, including p...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

The Single Biggest Reason To Fix Tech's Diversity Problem | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 06.03.2015 | Black Voices

In the tech industry, where Latinos and African-Americans make up just five percent of the workforce at leading companies, it’s been widely establis...

Let's Break Down Ethnic And Gender Barriers In STEM Fields

Alicia Abella | Posted 04.05.2015 | Technology
Alicia Abella

We can all help inspire change, and to do so, there are key steps we can take with our children and mentees to encourage higher representation of both minorities and women in these critical fields.

Minorities in STEM: Past, Present and Future

George M. Langford | Posted 04.30.2014 | College
George M. Langford

As the demographics in the United States evolve, we as educators must work to increase the number of minority students in these disciplines, disciplines where they remain under represented.

We Need More Students Like Me

The OpEd Project | Posted 04.27.2014 | Teen
The OpEd Project

As a soon-to-be biomedical engineering major in college, I have found the demographics of STEM field employees are nearly all the same: male and Caucasian. I won't be all alone as an African-American woman engineer in a STEM field -- but I will be pretty close to it.