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July 5 / College Life
July 5 / Diversity

I participated in my first ever Pride celebration this year in downtown San Francisco with Google! It was such an amazing experience all around. But as of today 14 members of the transgender community have died in the year 2017. …

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July 5 / Diversity
November 23 / Diversity

Our world has many problems we can and can’t fix. But our social issues hold the most promise. Diversity issues need diverse people who have intimate knowledge of the minority issues to solve them and allies to help change the …

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November 3 / Boise State

I have not to this day planned for instance where I would be dealing with racism or a hate crime. I live in Boise, Idaho where we don’t have a ton of conversation about race and diversity. But still, I …

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July 9 / Diversity
July 8 / Diversity

I attended a networking event last night in San Francisco at Dropbox. Guest panelists were Telle Whitney, CEO of Anita Borg Institute (ABI), Elizabeth Ames, Senior VP and Marketing at ABI, Aditya Agarwal, Vice President of Engineering at Dropbox and …

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July 8 / Diversity

The message of this post is to find a good mentor or advocate for diversity. I was reminded of this yesterday when I listened to a talk given by Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at HP Inc. Lesley Slaton Brown. …

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May 20 / Diversity

I was recently reading this article and was reminded about why representation is so important culturally. I think sometimes living in a dominant culture that tries to forget its racist tendencies and racial biases you can loose the benefit of …

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