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Louisiana College Students Can Earn $4,000 in STEM Scholarships for the 2023-24 School Year

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NEW ORLEANS, December 6, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Entergy’s Information Technology organization has created a new scholarship program for New Orleans metro area college students. The Entergy STEM Scholarship program will award up to five current college students a one-time $4,000 scholarship toward their education. The students must currently be enrolled in college and majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Eligible students can apply now through Jan.

From the Fifth Third 2021 ESG Report: Developing Employees

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Fifth Third’s learning and development strategy delivers personalized and accessible experiences that fuel career growth and helps retain great talent. In 2021, our flexible and virtual learning opportunities continued to evolve based on employee preferences and business needs.

Fueling What’s Next

AccountAbility Releases Simplified Chinese Translation of Its AA1000 Assurance Standard (AA1000AS V3)

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NEW YORK and LONDON, December 05, 2022 /3BL Media/ – AccountAbility, the trusted global ESG consulting and standards firm with a close to three-decade history in helping leaders build better companies, continues to expand global access to its principles-based sustainability guidance by announcing the launch of the Simplified Chinese translation of the AA1000 Assurance Standard (AA1000AS v3).

Baker Hughes Foundation Contributes $1 million to Historically Black Colleges and Universities

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HOUSTON, December 5, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Baker Hughes Foundation has announced $1 million in grants to four Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) for the 2022-23 academic year, part of the Foundation’s long-running mission to promote education and opportunity in the communities where Baker Hughes employees live and work. The funds will help provide financial support for a wide variety of STEM programs, professional certifications, scholarships, and career readiness and curriculum development programs.

Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose, Tata Consultancy Services, and PYXERA Global: Narrowing the Digital Gender Gap

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NEW YORK, December 2, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Over 90 percent of jobs worldwide have a digital component, yet a large digital gender gap persists. Women are disproportionally impacted by the digital divide because they are underrepresented in technology and digital industries which make up a large portion of the fast growing, profitable careers that are available today, further exacerbating existing social inequalities. Additionally, women often have limited access and exposure to technology and digital devices and must contend with issues of online safety, and other barriers.

Gilead Sciences: All Stars Project Empowers Youth Through Performance

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Dancing has always been a part of Shadae McDaniel's life. When she was part of an ensemble, she and her fellow dancers would rehearse their routines over and over, trying to ensure they were ready for the stage.

“When you’re on stage it’s a completely different experience than in the studio. You’re scared. You’re nervous,” says Shadae, Vice President and City Leader of the All Stars Project of New Jersey. “It doesn’t matter how many times you’ve rehearsed. It always feels new, but you figure out how to connect with other people on stage.”

Sands Cares Supports the 22nd Annual TMCF Leadership Institute

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Kicking off its partnership with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), Sands was a sponsor and participant at the 22nd annual TMCF Leadership Institute September 28 – October 1 in New York. The award-winning Leadership Institute is a national program for select students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs) to help them gain contacts, opportunities and leadership skills to compete in today’s competitive global workforce.

KeyBank, in Partnership With the First Niagara Foundation, Helps Fund Collaborative Program at Field & Fork Network

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Niagara Falls High School students will have an opportunity to enhance their education and receive professional development opportunities thanks to an investment from two foundations focused on strengthening Niagara County.

CACI Sponsors University of Maryland's Technica Hackathon

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RESTON, Va., November 29, 2022 /3BL Media/ – CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI) was a proud sponsor of Technica for the second year in a row, advocating for greater diversity in the tech field. Hosted by the University of Maryland from October 15-16, Technica is the “world’s largest hackathon for underrepresented genders.” This year, more than 1,200 hackers, students, and technical professionals from 15 countries and 4 continents took part in the 24-hour hackathon.

KeyBank Supports TECH CORPS Hackathon in Cleveland

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Eight Northeast Ohio high school students earned first place at the 2022 TECH CORPS Hackathon sponsored by KeyBank and CoverMyMeds. More than 75 high school students participated in the statewide competition held in Cleveland on November 12. The 12-hour Cleveland event was hosted at Cuyahoga Community College and culminated with the students’ presentation of their app.

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