Mind to Mind 2017: Researchers and Reporters Join Forces on America’s Workforce

The Oct 20th symposium will bring together academics and journalists to discuss topics relating to America’s workforce. Panels will examine the lack of diversity in Silicon Valley hiring, the plight of immigrant laborers, the human fallout of the gig economy, and the role of data in labor market discrimination. Sponsored by: Department of Communication and the Center for Investigative Journalism.

Daniel Pearl

Danny Pearl, Stanford graduate and Wall Street Journal reporter, was kidnapped on January 23, 2002 in Karachi, Pakistan at the height of America's “war on terrorism” in Afghanistan. Some time later, he was murdered by his captors who had lured him to a false interview with a supposed terrorist leader.