Women technologists account for 28.8% of the technology workforce this year, up from 25.9% in 2018 and 26.2% in 2019, according to AnitaB.org's 10th annual "Top...CNBC From ACM TechNews | October 2, 2020
A sweeping report from Baker Institute and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences urges significant policy and funding action to ensure the United States does...Rice University From ACM Careers | October 2, 2020
The U.S. Department of Labor is making $150 million available through the H-1B One Workforce Grant Program to support training for middle-to-high-skilled H-1B...U.S. Department of Labor From ACM Careers | September 25, 2020
Job postings increased nearly across the board for key occupations in the tech sector in June versus May, suggesting that employer confidence may be returning.
...Dice From ACM Careers | September 8, 2020
A former IT security director in South Carolina was sentenced this week to two years in federal prison for taking government-owned networking equipment and selling...ZDNet From ACM Careers | September 4, 2020
Marcus Rogers and Umit Karabiyik of Purdue University are leading an ongoing project focused on using AI-enabled tools and technology to reduce recidivism rates...Purdue University From ACM Careers | August 13, 2020
Cornell Law School scholars are proposing a pilot immigration program that would target highly skilled foreign workers using a points-based selection system modeled...Cornell University From ACM Careers | July 28, 2020
A survey of 2,300 tech workers in the San Francisco Bay Area found that 53% of employees are "concerned" or "very concerned" that they'll be laid off or furloughed...Business Insider From ACM Careers | July 23, 2020
The Trump administration said it would no longer require foreign students to attend in-person classes during the coronavirus pandemic in order to remain in the...The New York Times From ACM News | July 15, 2020
Faculty search committees often pick candidates based on their supposed fit, a highly subjective concept that opens the door to racial and other biases.
Insider Higher Ed From ACM Careers | July 14, 2020
International students worried about a new U.S. immigration policy that could potentially cost them their visas are struggling with restrictions on finishing their...The Associated Press From ACM Careers | July 13, 2020
More than 20 major U.S. universities and technology companies have given their support to bipartisan legislation aimed at creating a national artificial intelligence...Global Government Forum From ACM Careers | July 9, 2020
A study funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation will allow researchers in Georgia State University to examine threats related to the sale of critical COVID...Georgia State University From ACM Careers | July 8, 2020
The gender pay gap is widening, though a third of men are unsure or do not believe it exists, according to the 2020 State of Wage Inequality in the Workplace report...Hired From ACM Careers | July 7, 2020