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The Rise of Black-Owned Co-Working Spaces

The Rise of Black-Owned Co-Working Spaces

Sherrell Dorsey August 3, 2018

On February 1, 1960, four students marched to 134 South Elm Street in Greensboro,…

These Formerly Incarcerated Entrepreneurs Are Trying to Keep People Out of Prison

These Formerly Incarcerated Entrepreneurs Are Trying to Keep People Out of Prison

ThePLUG Staff July 24, 2018

When Teresa Hodge received a seven-year sentence for mail fraud, she vowed to become…

This VR Founder Wants to Gamify Empathy to Reduce Racial Bias

ThePLUG Staff July 24, 2018

The tech industry, and companies like Starbucks, have spent millions of dollars to address implicit…

Aniyia Williams Was Awarded Her First Patent and Now Wants More Founders of Color to Build Hardware

Aniyia Williams Was Awarded Her First Patent and Now Wants More Founders of Color to Build Hardware

ThePLUG Staff April 20, 2018

“I got the crazy idea that maybe I can be the person to make…

A Middle School Friendship Led to the Engineering of a Visual Recognition Tech Company

A Middle School Friendship Led to the Engineering of a Visual Recognition Tech Company

ThePLUG Staff April 19, 2018

Dr. Nashlie Sephus and Ivan Walker were born and raised in Jackson, MS. Nashlie credits her 8th-grade science…