U.S. Census Bureau

The Census Bureau has a new online tool for predicting low response areas

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

The Response Outreach Area Mapper updates a previously paper-based process.

The Civic Digital Fellowship is coming back much bigger than before

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 months ago

This coming summer fellows will be placed among three agencies and two civic tech organizations.

Can these tools get people to care about the census?

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 6 months ago

Ahead of the 2020 decennial, how can the Census Bureau communicate the usefulness of accurate data to more everyday Americans?

Demand for the first edition of Coding it Forward’s Civic Digital Fellowship surprises even the founders

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 10 months ago

The potential for impact drew computer science students from across the country to the Census Bureau this summer.

CDW-G wins $238M contract for 2020 census mobile testing and field operations

by Billy Mitchell • 10 months ago

Verizon will serve as the subcontractor to provide wireless service under the contract, FedScoop has learned.

Harvard undergraduates launch fellowship to connect students early to federal agencies

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 year ago

Not every tech-savvy student at an elite college is looking for a summer internship in Silicon Valley, and if an opportunity in government is the goal, the attractive options can be scarce. A new program is looking to fix that.