diversity

12:00am

Thu August 28, 2014
Health, Science, Environment

Your Call: What can be done to break the environmental movement's "green ceiling"?

 


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5:28pm

Thu August 14, 2014
Arts & Culture

Multi Ethnic Theater: Finding common ground through theater

Cast of Multi Ethnic Theater's "Jitney": (front row L-R) Vernon Medearis, Charles Johnson, Bennie Lewis, Fabian Herd, Robin Hughes; (back row, L-R) Trevor Lawrence, David Stewart, Stuart Elwyn Hall, Anthony Pride

 

In the garage of a house in San Francisco’s Excelsior district, rehearsal is underway. In the space where a car would normally go is a stage set: a table and chairs, a desk, a beat-up blue couch, and an old-fashioned pay phone hanging from a wall. 

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12:00am

Wed July 30, 2014
Technology

Your Call: Is coding the new literacy?

  

 

 

On the July 30th, 2014 edition of Your Call, we're talking about what skills are necessary for success in the digital age. The Department of Labor predicts that there will be 1.2 million new computer-science related jobs by 2022, but fewer computer science majors are graduating today compared to the 1980's. Is coding the key to securing a good paying job? If so, how can we make it accessible to all? How are organizations reaching out to underserved communities? Join us on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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12:00am

Thu July 24, 2014
Arts & Culture

Your Call: Do arts organizations serving diverse audiences get their fair share of public funding?

  

 

 

On the July 24th, 2014 edition of Your Call, we'll talk about a recent report that found that 76 percent of public grant money in San Francisco goes towards arts programs with primarily white audiences, even as people of color make up over half of the city's population. What’s the right way to decide who gets public money for the arts? Do the criteria need to change to ensure that the broadest public is served? It's Your Call, with Hana Baba, and you.

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2:41pm

Mon September 10, 2012
TURNSTYLE NEWS

Turnstyle: Conference aims to jumpstart tech founders, and industry diversity

San Francisco Bay Area residents, techie or not, are swimming in the wisdom of startup culture, with its cognescenti profiting handsomely from the books and blogs that form the canon in their indust

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