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Black, Hispanics Keen to Learn Computers Than Whites: US Google Report

Google has released new findings after a joint study with Gallup that investigates the demographic inequities in K-12 computer science (CS) education in two reports, Diversity Gaps in Computer Science: Exploring the Underrepresentation of Girls, Blacks and Hispanics and Trends in the State of Computer Science in U.S. K-12 Schools. They surveyed 16,000 nationally representative groups of students, parents, teachers, ...

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Google Fights Race, Culture, Ethnic Diversity Challenge?

In its official blog, Google Vice President of People Operations Nancy Lee was at pains to explain that the global giant is, indeed, keen to diversify its workforce and working culture. The company fell short of diversity requirement when it released the composition of its workforce a year ago, and promised to fulfil the gap to do more on it. ...

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Gun deaths twice among African Americans in US: Study

Gun deaths are twice among African Americans compared to white citizens in the US, says a study of the national figures in the past decade over variation in firearms deaths by ethnicity and state. The researchers studied all recorded gun deaths across the USA between 2000 and 2010, including murders, suicides, and random unintentional shooting, from the Injury Statistics Query ...

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