Community Outreach

DiversifyIT seeks 10 volunteers for a hands-on workshop 

VOLUNTEER!! Duke’s Office of Durham & Community Affairs and DiversifyIT are coordinating a free, week-long workshop for Durham middle school students to explore the fascinating world of artificial intelligence (AI). The workshop will expose students to various AI applications, introduce them to industry leaders, and teach them some basic coding skills. Professional IT staff with …

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Duke Center for Muslim Life has training available

The Center for Muslim Life is excited to offer four opportunities to participate in our inaugural training titled Been Here, Still Here: Muslims and Islamophobia in the United States this Spring. Sign up to attend: Thursday, Jan 30th 9:30-11:30am Wednesday, Feb 26th 9:30-11:30am Thursday, Mar 5th 5-7pm Thursday, April 2nd 5-7pm This introductory training includes …

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Historic Durham Bus Tour

On the 4th of May, the first of two bus tours set off. Organized to show the amazing history of Durham, the hour-long tour traveled to places such as Hayti, Main St. at Fayetteville, and more.  

Duke IT Intern Interview Training

At Duke, IT leaders are making a concerted effort to recruit and develop diverse IT talent as part of a new internship program in the university’s Office of Information Technology (OIT).  This summer, the DiversifyIT group helped facilitate an interviewing skills training workshop for the interns.  The workshop included tips and tricks for interview preparation, …

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Black Girls Code

Black Girls Code Raleigh Durham hosted a “Build a Webpage Day” on Saturday June 4, 2016.   Members of the DiversifyIT Group were among the numerous volunteers helping make the event a success. DeAnna Hall, past Co-Chair of DiversifyIT and Business Analyst in OIT Ceci Chamorro, DiversifyIT Member and Analyst Programmer in the Duke Office …

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