I’ve been interning at a tech company that makes mobile apps. Being young, black and Muslim, it’s a little intimidating working in a place without many people of color.
Four teens reflect on how race and class played a role in their summer employment. Read our latest for The New York Times’ Race/Related newsletter.
It seems like everyone is talking about how more women need to go into technical careers. For a while I considered studying computer science. But I found myself craving something more tangible.
For many companies, the challenge goes beyond recruiting new female tech talent — the trick is retaining them.
I considered studying computer science…but I ultimately opted for less screen time and more hammer time.
Danielle Olson is getting her PhD in electrical engineering and computer science at MIT. She’s also a black female activist. So what is it like being a minority of a minority at one of the most elite schools in the country?
NPR’s Sonari Glinton and Youth Radio’s Natalie Bettendorf bridge the generational divide as they explore just what makes Snapchat so addictive for millennials in this story for NPR’s All Things Considered.
My family might not support it, but they’re going to have to deal with it. And at least I am being true to myself.
The blatant stares from guys checking me out as I walked between rounds had me hiking down my skirt and…