Ne-Yo Backs Coding Academy Eyeing More Diversity In Silicon Valley

Billboard – Ne-Yo has emerged as a high-profile booster for Holberton School, a year-old academy for full-stack software engineers that features free tuition and no formal teachers. The school announced on Thursday that the three-time Grammy winner invested in Holberton’s recent $2.3 million round of funding and has joined the school’s Board of Trustees as a point-person for promoting more diversity in tech.

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