Veteran journalist and NABJ Chicago board president, Maudlyne Ihejirika joined Chi Hack Night for a special Black History Month discussion.
According to #SHEDIDTHATFILM producer Renae Bluitt, there has been a 605% percent increase in businesses that are owned by black women.
Have you heard? Case Western Reserve University recently launched a coding boot camp and more colleges and universities are taking note of a massive shift in workforce demands. Read my latest feature on the rise of entrepreneurship in academia here.
If you take a close look at the representation of Black and Latinx women in tech and among the ranks of well-funded entrepreneurs, it seems to be more of the same.
Applications are now open for the 2019 NABJ Student Multimedia Project!
NABJ-Chicago awards scholarships each year to deserving high school and college students interested in pursuing journalism careers.
CLICK HERE to view a list of Business Stars you need to know! Read my BOSS Spotlight Feature here!
Selected students will receive all-expenses-paid travel to one of Google’s headquarters for up to one week in August.
Share this video with someone who may need a crash course in the significance of showing up at the polls on November 6, 2018: Thank you, Jimmy Fallon and Yara Shahidi.