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The Surprising Way African-American Soldiers Were Recruited for World War I

The Surprising Way African-American Soldiers Were Recruited for World War I | Teacher Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
As the U.S. prepared to join in on a conflict that had previously been confined largely to the other side of the world, leaders within the African-American community in Harlem petitioned for the U.S. military to start a new regiment within the segregated armed forces so that black Americans could prove their strength and love of country just like their white fellow citizens could. The result was the African-American 15th National Guard — with the caveat that the unit had to raise its own money for equipment and serve under the command of a white officer.
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On GPAs and Brainteasers: New Insights From Google On Recruiting and Hiring

On GPAs and Brainteasers: New Insights From Google On Recruiting and Hiring | Teacher Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
“We found that brainteasers are a complete waste of time. How many golf balls can you fit into an airplane? How many gas stations in Manhattan? A complete waste of time. They don’t
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If Google has taken this stance, how many other companies do as well ( or will, to follow suit)? This will have more of an impact on college and graduate school existence and services than technology. 

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