Tag: Diversity In Education

HACU Helps You Develop Latino Talent Pipeline

Is your leadership pipeline missing out on Latino recruits The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities program identifies and trains Latino students who become corporate interns and valued employees. Read this storyin the DiversityInc magazine digital issue, andsign up to receive DiversityInc magazine. When senior tax consultant Juan Betancourt first…

Affirmative Action: What If the Supreme Court Ends It

Corporations struggling to develop a qualified pipeline of Black and Latino talent soon may face additional challenges in reaching their diversity and recruitment goals. It all depends on how the Supreme Court rules in the Fisher v. University of Texas case. The lawsuit before the court on Wednesday could result…

Where's the Pipeline of LGBT Talent Why We Need to Support Gay Youth

The series of events that contributed to the global economic downturn served as a critical lesson for many in corporate America. A smart and talented workforce has become a critical tool for corporations to weather difficult economic times and build for the future by cultivating new leadership. My colleagues and…

Talent Development: Identify & Develop Your Future Pipeline

Talent development starts in the trenches, saysRutgers University’s Courtney McAnuff, who grew up in a low-income neighborhood.He has dedicated his career to preparing a more diverse future workforce through higher education and has expanded those goals to reach students at the high-school level. The heart of what he does is…

American Universities Hinder Diversity Among STEM Students

Are traditional academic approaches hindering organizations from bolstering diversity According to new research, universities aren’t doing enough to diversify the next generation of talent from STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) departments. In fact, 37 percent of STEM department chairs gave their institution a grade of “C” or below when…