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Silicon Harlem in Diversity In Action Magazine

We were proud to be in the 2017 December issue of Diversity Magazine. Check it out below Here’s their website http://www.diversityinaction.net/index.html   Check out our article in the #diversityinaction magazine! #siliconharlem A post shared by Clayton Banks (@siliconharlem) on Dec 18, 2017 at 9:56am PST  

Reflecting on a great 2017 for Silicon Harlem

2017 has been a great year for Silicon Harlem. We set out to achieve 3 specific goals. First, we wanted to maintain our commitment to increase access and exposure to technology, and we are proud to report that we spent the year training teachers from public schools a methodology for deploying STEM (science, technology, engineering and […]

Bruce Lincoln at the Diversity in STEM Summit

In 2014, when Associate Dean of Student Affairs Anita Farrington began dreaming of ways to increase not only the number of underrepresented minorities at NYU Tandon but to stress the importance of diversity throughout the engineering workforce, she hit upon the idea of bringing to the school a wide array of STEM movers and shakers for an […]

In Harlem, a Digital Renaissance Takes Shape

Originally on Arizona Edu   by Emily Litvack   A research team led by the University of Arizona is working with community stakeholders to make the Manhattan borough a place where computing is cheap, fast and secure for all residents – not just the tech-savvy and the well-to-do. If you want to use one of the […]

The Holiday Give Back Party

Lets celebrate this Holiday season by giving back to the community. This year we want to help those who are less fortunate by donating gifts to a Senior Citizen facility. Join us Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 6pm. We suggest bringing a gift but the event is free to all. Here are some suggested gifts: […]

WeWork x SiliconHarlem for Children’s Aid NYC

Held at New York City’s Dunlevy Milbank Center, the Halloween Party entertained more than 150 kids from schools all around Harlem. Working alongside the nonprofit Children’s Aid, the event was hosted by WeWork. We were proud when Eugene Clowney of WeWork asked us to assist in the event. To which we gave 150 VR headsets for the […]

2017 Conference Social Recap

The 2017 Conference was a blast! We are so glad that every Panel, Breakout, and Announcement was packed. We’re glad that you all came in droves to show your love for the community and how we are all going to move the COMMUNITY FORWARD! Check out the Livestreams of the event below to see everything […]

De Blasio Administration Launches NYCx to Stimulate Economic Growth

De Blasio Administration Launches NYCx to Stimulate Economic Growth, Create Jobs and Solve Big Challenges Through New Technologies October 19, 2017 First-ever municipal tech engagement program calls on industry to develop new technologies that transform public life, spur economic growth, improve service delivery and increase digital inclusion for all New Yorkers NEW YORK—Mayor Bill de […]