Tuesday, August 8, 2017

VII of IX? More

Reuters: "Google executives over the weekend rushed to denounce an engineer's memo that ascribed ... qualifications of people based on race or gender" could fall under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act"

Not much discussion on how the Title VII involved in that SV memo could tie in to culture and governance approach toward Title IX at one of their main synergistic/collaboration/feeder schools: the farm... A point of origin and where some of their staff teach courses, studied at, etc.
See also:

http://money.cnn.com/2017/08/07/technology/culture/gender-tech-google/index.html


"Prior to joining Google, Coligado said she experienced a lot of what others had warned her about in the tech industry, including sexual harassment. In 2014, she started a blog while an undergraduate at Stanford University called "Women in Silicon Valley" to celebrate women who've stayed in tech "despite the macro and micro aggressions." She continues to work on the blog, even recruiting a team of three other Googlers to help with it. They post twice a month. "The point is to show their resilience."

...

And on that same topic, this update on a high profile story there:
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/02/business/harassment-suit-against-a-stanford-dean-is-rejected.html
That ends on this note:
"For the first time, two of the four senior associate deans at Stanford’s business school are women. Another: The business school is no longer No. 1. In the latest U.S. News rankings, it has slipped to a three-way tie for fourth."
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there's also

UCLA QB on "Look, football and school don't go together. They just don't. Trying to do both is like trying to do two full-time jobs.", More:
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2722587-josh-rosen-qa-ucla-qb-on-injuries-ncaa-and-post-nfl-goal-to-own-the-world?utm_source=cnn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=editorial


And

Cal football treats players poorly
http://www.dailycal.org/2017/08/07/football-amirite-folx/

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