DiverseScholar Executive Director wins NCWIT Competition!

DiverseScholar Executive Director Alberto Roca 5-minute flash talk won at the Flash Tank of the 2016 Summit of the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT). Dr. Roca’s presentation “Create the NCWIT Summit Student Newsroom to Save Tech Journalism” is based on his experience directing the Science Communication Diversity Fellowships, participating in blogging/journalism diversity events, and authoring a chapter on Using Social Media to Diversify Science. His 2015 flash talk was on Increasing Ethnic and Gender Diversity in Open Source Communities.

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2016 NCWIT Summit – NCWIT Flash Tank from NCWIT on Vimeo.

last updated 30-May-2016