Intel Looks Back on a Year of Partnership and Progress with OUSD
A little over a year ago, in May 2015, Intel announced a partnership with the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) to raise student awareness of the opportunities available in computer science and engineering—and to lay the groundwork for further studies in these fields. The partnership was launched as part of Intel’s commitment to growing the pipeline of diverse talent entering...
Developing Oakland’s Next-Generation Engineers
This post is part of a series highlighting stories from our 2015 Diversity & Inclusion Annual Report. Josue Diaz Jr. knows just how challenging studying to be an engineer can be. After taking engineering courses for two years at a Los Angeles university, he was academically disqualified because of his low grades. “I didn’t have the right guidance in high school,...