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Racial Equity in Tech Month 2022

What work was being done to increase access and representation for people who had been historically left out of local tech economies? What progress was made on the many public funding or diversity pledges made by companies from 2020 to 2022? Who were the hidden figures who had been doing the work all along?

Building on our years of reporting on this topic, June 2022 was Technical.ly's Racial Equity in Tech Month, featuring extra reporting on efforts to boost DEI in the tech sector.

This month's theme is underwritten by Spotify.

Diversity & Inclusion

Tech is set to drive ‘every aspect of society.’ What are Philadelphia’s universities doing to diversify their STEM talent pipelines?

By Paige Gross

The sector building the tools of tomorrow is historically majority white and male — and so are the field’s higher education programs. Local universities are working on it.