Clark Atlanta University receives $3.4 million STEM grant

Clark Atlanta University (CAU) received a $3.4 million grant Sept. 12, 2013 to implement and lead the Georgia-Alabama Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation in support of underrepresented students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). The grant will cover a period of five years. CAU President Carlton E. Brown, principal investigator for the grant, […]

Carol Ray-Holmes Creates The Pink Computer Club to Help Girls Become Computer Literate

Carol Ray-Holmes, CEO of Lady Ray Computer Services LLC, created The Pink Computer Club to educate young girls about the technology industry. The Pink Computer Club has a limited membership for young women between the ages of 11 and 17 and offers a computer literacy program. Participants can complete certification in IC3 (Internet and computing) […]

Black Microsoft Exec Tara Walker Recruits HBCUs to Join Technology Competition

Can you imagine a world where technology helps solve the toughest problems? After this year’s Imagine Cup, we’ll have the good fortune to witness the ideas of the more than 300,000 students empowered to use technology, innovation and creativity to help solve some of the world’s most challenging social issues outlined in the United Nations’ […]