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  • African American female doctor

    Yale Cancer Center Diversity Enhancement Program in Oncology Welcomes First Students

    • Aug 5, 2022
    • Eliza Folsom

    The program offers an eight-week rotation for two underrepresented in medicine (URiM) students or residents.

  • semiconductors

    Senators Padilla and Warnock Push to Bolster Diversity in Semiconductor Workforce

    • Jul 28, 2022
    • Katherine Zehnder

    U.S. Sens. Alex Padilla, D-Calif., and Raphael Warnock, D-Ga., applauded the passage of the Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce Semiconductors for America Act.

  • woman working remote

    Remote Work Fuels Major Diversity Boost at Meta

    • Jul 22, 2022
    • Spencer Feingold

    Research shows that underrepresented groups are more likely to prefer and stay at jobs that offer remote or hybrid work schedules.

  • female scientist in wheelchair

    Diversifying STEM; the Importance of Representation, Equity, and Inclusion

    • Jul 15, 2022

    As part of SLAS Europe 2022 coverage, Paula Petrone, Associate Research Professor at ISGlobal, talks about the importance of representation, inclusion, and equity in the STEM fields.

  • diversity in construction

    Biden’s Diversity Push in Trades Sparks Union, Industry Tension

    • Jul 7, 2022
    • Rebecca Rainey

    Biden administration plans to create a high-skilled, diverse workforce to complete the billions of dollars of infrastructure projects expected over the next decade has largely hinged on siphoning federal dollars toward contractors and grant applicants that partner with labor organizations.

  • diverse scientists

    Winner of Notable Research Award Discusses Inclusion, Diversity in Laboratory Environments

    • Jun 28, 2022

    Sara Ranjbar, PhD, winner of the Mayo Clinic’s 2021 Edward C. Kendall Alumni Award for Meritorious Research, has always known she wanted a job that would enable her to help patients and be of service to others.

  • women in engineering

    An Appreciative Nod to Women in Engineering

    • Jun 20, 2022
    • Rob Spiegel

    As we celebrate International Women in Engineering Day on June 23, there is still tons more work to do to improve representation in the workplace.

  • diversity in technology

    New Western New York Tech Boot Camp: 'A Shining Example of the Power of Diversity'

    • Jun 17, 2022
    • Natalie Brophy

    The boot camp is one of a handful of efforts locally aimed at building a tech workforce representative of the community's diverse demographics.

  • diverse workforce

    Building an Equity-Driven Workforce

    • Jun 7, 2022
    • Donna Clapp

    Diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives level the playing field for workforce growth and economic gains.

  • female scientists

    Career Disruptions Among Women in Medicine may 'Reverberate Far Beyond COVID-19'

    • May 31, 2022
    • Maria Marabito

    The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted progress toward gender equity in medicine that may resonate for years to come, according to experts.

  • female veterinarian examining bunny

    Overcoming the Hurdles: Promoting Diversity Within Veterinary Medicine

    • May 19, 2022
    • Rebecca A. Packer

    During his lecture at the Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conference, Dr. Charles McMillan addresses what he refers to as the “the elephant in the room,” regarding the lack of diversity within veterinary medicine as well as providing workable solutions.

  • technology students

    Tech Boot Camps Linked to Higher Pay, STEM Jobs

    • May 10, 2022
    • Julie Ray

    Workforce development programs such as boot camps and career pathways training programs are designed to help workers quickly gain the in-demand skills and credentials they need to transition into high-demand, higher-wage jobs in specific sectors or grow within their current roles or companies.

  • Indian female doctor

    My Brown Woman Doctor White Coat

    • May 2, 2022
    • Rida Khan

    Recently, after graduating from medical school and completing my last board exam, Step 3, I decided to branch out and indulge in forgotten joys.

  • science CV

    Time to Re-Think the Scientific CV

    • Apr 29, 2022
    • Chris Woolston

    Fresh formats showcase researchers’ work more effectively.

  • woman writing on a glass board in the office

    Time to Re-Think the Divide Between Academic and Support Staff

    • Apr 18, 2022
    • Marta Teperek, Maria Cruz, Danny Kingsley

    Research professionals should not be split into two categories.

  • group of diverse people

    Job Seekers Will Sacrifice Money for Diversity at Work

    • Apr 8, 2022
    • Maggie Overfelt

    Results from a field experiment indicate that most job applicants care about diversity so much that they’re willing to sacrifice a higher salary to consider working at a more inclusive company.

  • award

    Andrea Martinez Receives Inaugural Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Scholarship Award

    • Mar 31, 2022

    Emory University School of Medicine Student Committed to Serving Underrepresented Communities, Co-Founded Latino Medical Student Association Pipeline.

  • multicultural hands being raised

    Hey, Employers: Job Hunters Really Want to See Your Diversity Data

    • Mar 25, 2022
    • Maggie Overfelt

    People are drawn to companies that show they have more diverse workforces, a new study finds.

  • workplace diversity

    The Tech Industry Talks About Boosting Diversity, but Research Shows Little Improvement

    • Mar 14, 2022
    • Donald T. Tomaskovic-Devey, JooHee Han

    The tech sector’s professional, managerial and executive labor forces are overwhelmingly white and male.

  • Black woman using digital tablet

    Diversity in IT: To Hire Black Tech Pros, Partnerships are Key

    • Feb 23, 2022
    • Mary K. Pratt

    Employers looking to diversify their IT workforce have found success partnering with Black-oriented professional groups and educational organizations that seek to create diversity in tech.