Month: March 2021

What Do You Think They Are Talking About?: A Conversation Between Black Leaders Ed Gomes, Kirk Rouser, Rodney Cozart, Taron Mattocks, Carl McMillon

In this part of the Living (IT) While Black series, we will hear from IT leadership, the ones with the vantage point and the power to make real change. They will be in public conversation with each other, sharing their perspectives on race, how it factors into their leadership. Many of them have been on …

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DiversifyIT at TechExpo 2021

DiversifyIT will have a session at TechExpo 2021: The Show Must Go On! at 12:45 p.m., Friday, March 19, 2021.   To attend, you will need to register for TechExpo here: https://rsvp.duke.edu/event/a47b9a5d-b3dc-4724-9263-8455689c824b/summary   We hope to see you there! ************************************************************************************************ Living (IT) While Black – The Reunion Special: Where are they now? As the country’s …

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Highlights from the March 12 Living (IT) While Black: The Boardroom

  Nearly 80 colleagues attended the first installment of the Living (IT) While Black: The Boardroom series on Friday, March 12, 2021. Big thanks to Richard Outten and Jeremy Bandini for their courage. Richard and Jeremy, both managers with direct reports and hiring ability, began by acknowledging their discomfort as white men talk about race – and …

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