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How Drexel’s ExCITe Center is helping the Barnes reach a more diverse audience access

Feb. 10, 2017 10:58 am

How Drexel’s ExCITe Center is helping the Barnes reach a more diverse audience

The Barnes Foundation joined forces with Drexel's ExCITe, Philly thought leaders and BeHeardPhilly data to foster a powerhouse conversation on its audience diversity.
12 immigrant-founded tech companies that made Philly their home access

Jan. 26, 2017 7:34 am

12 immigrant-founded tech companies that made Philly their home

From health IT to wearable technology, Philadelphia's immigrant community has some promising tech founders among it.
Here’s how you can help Philly girls see ‘Hidden Figures’ for free access

Jan. 24, 2017 12:04 pm

Here’s how you can help Philly girls see ‘Hidden Figures’ for free

Camp Sojourner is raising money to send 40 girls to see the movie this Thursday.
Let’s take a close look at these numbers on Philly’s tech diversity access

Jan. 5, 2017 10:47 am

Let’s take a close look at these numbers on Philly’s tech diversity

Here's what one data set says about Philly's tech scene diversity (problem).
5 ways to make the Philly tech scene more inclusive: #DiversityDinner16 access

Dec. 8, 2016 12:58 pm

5 ways to make the Philly tech scene more inclusive: #DiversityDinner16

What happens when you sit 120 tech folks down to talk about diversity?
What ‘Hamilton’ lyrics can teach us about the difference between diversity and inclusion access

Dec. 8, 2016 9:10 am

What ‘Hamilton’ lyrics can teach us about the difference between diversity and inclusion

Lizzie Siegle, a junior studying computer science and English at Bryn Mawr College, is using the Broadway musical's lyrics to frame a talk at AlterConf in NYC.
RevZilla hosted a day of free coding workshops last weekend dev

Dec. 7, 2016 11:00 am

RevZilla hosted a day of free coding workshops last weekend

Fourteen mentors helped 40 students build their own app using Ruby on Rails as part of the first RailsBridge Philadelphia event.
Interactive Mechanics tried these 5 ways to make its hiring process more inclusive access

Dec. 5, 2016 12:58 pm

Interactive Mechanics tried these 5 ways to make its hiring process more inclusive

From rethinking blind applications to seeking out unconscious bias training, here's what the design firm has learned so far.
First Round’s Dorm Room Fund released an honest look at diversity among its partners business

Oct. 7, 2016 12:52 pm

First Round’s Dorm Room Fund released an honest look at diversity among its partners

While the student-run venture capital is doing better than venture capital at large, it doesn't reflect the demographics of leading colleges for entrepreneurship. It hopes to change that.
Archna Sahay gets candid about tech’s diversity problem access

Aug. 29, 2016 3:51 pm

Archna Sahay gets candid about tech’s diversity problem

Sister site Generocity interviewed the city's startup czar on our public Slack channel last week. Here's the recap.

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