Companies and campuses both recognize the need for a diverse talent pool in STEM fields, and the Michigan Engineering Zone (MEZ) is doing something about it.
Leveraging industry mentors, funding partnerships, community engagement, and University of Michigan students, the MEZ provides entry-level and advanced robotics and engineering exposure to youth in Detroit.
Meet TECHNOLOchica Ana Hermida. She is a Hardware Engineer and she’s here to share her story and how family members, friends and community members can have a positive impact on the future of Latinas. As an adult influencer and agent for change, you have the power to open up a world of opportunities for our future tech leaders.
Visit the links below to find practical tips and resources to influence, encourage and support girls' interest in computing.
Donald “DJ” Hurston, a Team of Experts Coach from our Charleston, SC Experience Center, shares his unique story and passion for music that he brings to work every day. T-Mobile celebrates diversity and inclusion, and DJ shares why the T-Mobile Multicultural Choir is so important to both him and others in Charleston.
Team of Experts Manager Glenda “Imani” Toliver rose above her past struggles to become a leader and mentor. As part of T-Mobile's Women's Leadership Network, Imani strives to help advance the careers of women. Here she shares her inspiring story, and equally inspiring spoken-word poetry.
Ever wonder what it’d be like to work with your spouse? How about your spouse and your kids? Tech Community Coach Anthony “Tony” Smith, his wife Tana, a Customer Service Representative, and two of their children, Travis and Taneilya, share why they love working together as a family at T-Mobile.
Don’t miss an enlightening and empowering webinar by Jonathan Mayes, Senior Vice President, External Affairs & Chief Diversity Officer at Albertsons Companies. “8 Types of Unconscious Bias and How to Fight Them” will focus on the most common forms of bias, and how we can identify and remove these barriers. The webinar is hosted by Women Impacting Storebrand Excellence (WISE). Sign up here (Wednesday, February 19, 2020 from 10 – 11am PST).
Minnesota designates Medtronic as a Beyond the Yellow Ribbon company.
The State of Minnesota recognized Medtronic as a Beyond the Yellow Ribbon company during a formal ceremony this week at the company’s operational headquarters. That designation recognizes the company’s commitment to recruiting, training, hiring and supporting military veterans at Medtronic.