How are Women of Color Underrepresented in the Tech Field?

This pre-class homework assignment asks the question, “how are women of color underrepresented in the tech field?” and “how does this affect our society?”

Read the following article: http://venturebeat.com/2011/10/01/women-in-it/ and write a response to it, keeping in mind the questions stated above. Be prepared to come into class to have a discussion on the article, and attempt to demonstrate higher-order thinking in your response.

This graph should let you also gain a better understanding of how women of color are really underrepresented in the tech field.