Google Hopes To Hire More Black Engineers By Bringing Students To Silicon Valley

Minority inclusion by HBCU recruiting and training.

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In one small step to grow those numbers, this summer 25 students from Howard University, the historically black university based in Washington, D.C., will train at the tech giant’s headquarters in Mountain View, Caif.

With Howard West, as it’s being called, Google believes it can meet that goal faster, says Bonita Stewart, the company’s vice president of global partnerships.

“We have the opportunity to be able to build a qualified pipeline of talent across the black community,” she says.