Los Angeles TimesSerena Williams' new job: bringing diversity to the tech worldLos Angeles TimesTennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. Now she is embarking on a new mission: to help tech companies diversify their workforces and solve one of ...Serena Williams Joins SurveyMonkey Board
Macleans.caB.C. Liberals say they want to form minority governmentMacleans.caBut with the balance of power firmly in his grasp, Green Leader Andrew Weaver indicated he wants to end the confusion that has gripped the province since May 9 by trying to reach a deal with either the Liberals or the NDP on a minority government by ...B.C. Liberals' Minority Government Confirmed After Final CountHuff
40 Years After 'Star Wars,' A New Hope for On-Screen DiversityNBCNews.com40 Years After 'Star Wars,' A New Hope for On-Screen Diversity. by Audrey Cleo Yap. Image: Star Wars Celebration 2016. Donnie Yen, Felicity Jones and Riz Ahmed on stage during the Rogue One Panel at the Star Wars Celebration 2016 at ExCel on July ...Cover Story: Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Definitive Pr
WJTVBlack caucus: White rep should resign over lynch commentABC NewsBlack lawmakers in Mississippi are demanding the resignation of a white colleague who said Louisiana leaders should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments. Republican Rep. Karl Oliver of Winona apologized on Monday for referring to lynching ...MS Black Caucus calls for Rep. Oliver's resignationMississippi News NowM
Vancouver SunMinority report: 5 things about minority governmentsVancouver SunFor now, the Liberals will try to govern as a minority, party leader (and premier going into the election) Christy Clark said. That means presenting bills which the opposition parties — the NDP (with 43 seats) and the Greens (with 3 seats) — could ...B.C. Greens seek 'stable minority' government, avoid trigge
Motorsport.com, Edition: GlobalNASCAR to host college athletes in diversity combine in Concord, N.C.Motorsport.com, Edition: GlobalSeventeen college athletes from six universities across the United States will be at the NASCAR Research and Development Center in Concord, N.C, on Friday to participate in the second annual pit crew combine to earn a spot on the NASCAR Drive for ...and more
GristEnvironmental organizations still have a diversity problem.GristThe most worrisome finding in the report is that fewer than 40 percent of environmental groups even had diversity plans in place to ensure they're more inclusive. Research shows such plans dramatically increase the odds of black men holding management ...and more »
The Seattle TimesJesse Jackson back at Amazon stockholders' meeting, crusading for workforce diversityThe Seattle TimesAt the meeting Tuesday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said diversity is important to the company, and other Amazon officials pointed to efforts the company is making to support education in technology and the sciences. But like most large tech companies ...
NascarTop athletes compete at NASCAR Drive for Diversity National Pit Crew CombineNascarDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A select group of former college football, basketball, softball, and track and field athletes from across the country will put their pit crew skills to the test in the second annual NASCAR Drive for Diversity National Pit Crew ...and more »
Washingtonian.comHas WAMU Solved Public Radio's Diversity Problem?Washingtonian.comAnother possible reason for the gains is a management committed to diversity. Yore pushed Taylor's hiring following a suggestion by Richard Prince, a former Washington Post editor and longtime advocate for newsroom diversity. Before Code Switch ...