White Professor Targets Black Girls Code

Carla Bell
Feb 24, 2019 - 5:00
White Professor Targets Black Girls Code

Focused on the least visible and least celebrated gender subset – Black and Brown girls –  the nonprofit Black Girls CODE (BGC) helps young girls and women of color navigate the “cultural isolation” that has become a hallmark of the tech and science fields. Since 2011, BGC has introduced girls ages 7 to 17 to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) with a concentration on entrepreneurial concepts. But BGC’s mission and vision came under fire when a professor at the University of Michigan--Flint filed a complaint in the Office of Civil Rights (OCR),...

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4 Replies to “White Professor Targets Black Girls Code”

    1. You know, Lamontrwynn, Mr. Perry’s record shows him to be diligent and thorough, so I tend to believe that whatever potential violations he doesn’t address are with his awareness and intent. He’s cherry-picked his offenses.

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