#Google

  • Article: How Giving People Free WiFi Actually Can Help End Extreme Poverty
    OpinionFinance & Innovation

    How Giving People Free WiFi Actually Can Help End Extreme Poverty

    By Neku Atawodi-Edun|July 30, 2018

    Google's new initiative in Nigeria is more powerful than you might think. Read more

  • Article: Giant Balloons Are Bringing Internet Access to Rural Kenya
    Citizenship

    Giant Balloons Are Bringing Internet Access to Rural Kenya

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 20, 2018

    Google’s sister company Loon is behind the initiative. Read more

  • Article: Google Is Teaming Up with the UN to Fight Water Loss
    Environment

    Google Is Teaming Up with the UN to Fight Water Loss

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jasper Lo|July 19, 2018

    The tech giant will create the massive database to help countries reach environmental SDGs. Read more

  • Article: Every Google Search You Do Contributes to Climate Change
    Environment

    Every Google Search You Do Contributes to Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 7, 2018

    Finding out the name of that thing from that one time is ecologically expensive. Read more

  • Article: Google Accused of Paying Male Teachers More Than Female Ones
    Girls & Women

    Google Accused of Paying Male Teachers More Than Female Ones

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 4, 2018

    An official from the Department of Labor called Google’s gender discrimination “extreme.” Read more

  • Article: In 2017, People Asked Google for Help Making the World a Better Place
    Citizenship

    In 2017, People Asked Google for Help Making the World a Better Place

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 13, 2017

    "How to make a protest sign" & "How to help" ranked among the top searches of 2017. Read more

  • Article: Chance the Rapper and Google Just Teamed Up to Bring Computer Science Education to Kids of Color
    Education

    Chance the Rapper and Google Just Teamed Up to Bring Computer Science Education to Kids of Color

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 6, 2017

    Google pledged $1,500,000 to Chance’s nonprofit and Chicago Public Schools. Read more

  • Article: Google Is Now 100% Powered by Wind and Solar Energy
    Environment

    Google Is Now 100% Powered by Wind and Solar Energy

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 1, 2017

    They’re proving the status quo can change. Read more