Monday, December 11, 2017

WOMEN IN TECH

WOMEN IN TECH

Clark Atlanta University Student Wins National Nuclear Security Administration’s Grand Challenge Press Release CAU dual degree engineering student Tamera Green (right), CAU President Carlton E. Brown (left), and CAU professor Olu Olatidoye, Ph.D., pose with the...
College Education

A recent report by The Education Trust, a nonprofit working on educational justice, reveals that while there has been an improvement in graduation rates at four-year public institutions for all students, the improvement is...

by Ryan Tate, courtesy wired.com Also-ran social network Bebo has been bought back by one of its founders for $1 million five years after that same founder, along with his wife, sold Bebo to AOL...

Randi Zuckerberg, the older sister of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, has written a soon-to-be-released children’s book called “Dot” about a young girl who learns to put down her computer to lead a more fulfilling...

Lisa Harris, University of Southampton and Manuel León Urrutia, University of Southampton Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) – free, short courses made available to everybody online – were expected to herald the end of higher...

Project to provide children with tablets loaded with literacy apps reports encouraging results in Africa, U.S. For the past four years, researchers at MIT, Tufts University, and Georgia State University have been conducting a study...

Through gaming and crowdsourcing technology they are creating digital tools that serve a population often neglected when it comes to online and mobile applications. "HappyPlayTime" is about masturbation. "Tampon Run" is about menstruation. PITTSBURGH (WOMENSENEWS)--When...

At it’s February commission meeting, the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing considered a proposal regarding modifications to the Supplementary Authorization in Computer Concepts and Applications. The proposed revisions reflect a change in focus from...
Goodbye Zaha

As a luminary in the world of architecture, Zaha Hadid, who died on March 31, was a celebrity whose name, face and buildings are known by millions. But the grief felt by women architects is...

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Yahoo CEO and first time mom Marissa Mayer hit pay dirt in her first year as head honcho tapping out at $36.6 million, with $35 million coming from stock awards--how else would you distribute...

Lehigh Carbon Community College recently announced a $1.58 million endowment for technology scholarships from donors Lisa Scheller and Wayne Woodman. The college also announced the naming of the Lisa Scheller-Wayne Woodman Community Services Center. The...