Gender diversity in Silicon Valley

Today in class we had a guest lecturer, Professor John Wihbey, who taught us a bit about data visualization. We practiced creating charts with various data ranging from reported cases of whooping cough in the US to beverage prices. For our in-class assignment we created a visual for gender diversity in Silicon Valley. We looked at the overall percentage breakdown of men and women in the following companies: Facebook, Google, Yahoo, and Apple. We then compared it to the percentage breakdown of men and women working in tech in those same companies.



About ishasinghal

My name is Isha Singhal and I am from Andover, Massachusetts. I am a senior at Northeastern University in Boston, MA and I am majoring in Journalism and minoring in Art. This blog contains my assignments for my Journalism class, but it might also occasionally display pieces that I write on my own time. Those extra features will most likely expose you to my inner foodie and world traveler.
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