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Meet the 2021 Winners of Cadence's Latinx Students in Technology Scholarship

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We're recognizing the recipients of Cadence’s Latinx Students in Technology Scholarship program and sharing their inspirational stories and impactful insights to showcase why supporting underrepresented groups in technology is crucial to the future of the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) industries.

New Virtual Field Trip Supported by the CVS Health Foundation, Discovery Education, and CATCH Global Foundation Empowers Anti-Vaping Heroes

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SILVER SPRING, Md., May 2, 2022 /3BL Media/ — To help students learn to make healthy decisions for themselves and their community, Be Vape Free presents the new Be Vape Free Heroes Virtual Field Trip, premiering May 3rd at 1 PM ET. Be Vape Free is a nationwide initiative providing standards-aligned, no-cost, e-cigarette prevention resources for educators teaching grades 5-12 created in collaboration with the CVS Health Foundation, CATCH Global Foundation, and Discovery Education.

If We Want to Thrive, We Must Dare to Hope

Thriving Series - Part 3, by Wayne Visser
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In my book, Thriving: The Breakthrough Movement to Regenerate Nature, Society and the Economy, I begin with hope. I tell the story of how I nearly drowned at Sodwana Bay off the coast of South Africa. Reflecting on this near-death experience, I realised that it was not the riptide that would have killed me, but the moment that I panicked and gave up hope. Hope is, in a very real sense, a survival imperative. And the more challenging the circumstances, the more crucial hope becomes.

Hands-on Agriculture Program Helps Trotwood Students Grow

By Aimee Hancock
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The Trotwood-Madison school district is implementing the GBM curriculum for Westbrooke fifth graders at no cost thanks to a grant partnership between GBM and Quest Diagnostics Foundation of New Jersey.

Chemours and N.C. A&T Partner to Advance Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Education and Opportunities for Students

The partnership agreement includes funding for faculty-led research projects, interaction, and coaching from Chemours’ leading scientists
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WILMINGTON, Del., April 28, 2022 /3BL Media/ – The Chemours Company (“Chemours”) (NYSE: CC), a global chemistry company, today announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T), a Carnegie-classified science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) dominant institution and the nation’s largest historically black college/university (HBCU), to promote the advancement of chemistry and chemical engineering education.

T. Rowe Price Advances Equitable Learning for Students Through Financial Education, Career Readiness, and Enrichment Experiences

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Education opens doors and creates opportunities. Through scholarships, mentoring, tutoring, career day programs, apprenticeships, and our free financial education program, Money Confident Kids®, T. Rowe Price strives to help young people develop literacy, career-readiness, and financial capabilities.

Learn more about our programs and how they support the economic sustainability of our communities.

Dow Supports Child Innovators as the Thai National Team Competing in First® Lego® League and International Arenas

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BANGKOK, May 19, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Dow Thailand Group (Dow), the world's leading materials science company, in collaboration with the National Science Museum (NSM) and GAMMACO THAILAND, organized the children's robotics competition "FIRST® Lego® League Thailand Season 2021/22" for primary and secondary school kids. The awards include trophies and Lego sets. The competition aims to develop Thai child inventors and select the Thai national team to further compete in the international arenas.

American Airlines Cadet Academy Introduces New Student Loan Options With American Airlines Federal Credit Union

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  • Since launching in 2018, nearly 600 cadets have joined the American Airlines Cadet Academy, a first-of-its-kind flight training program. Of those, 60 have already graduated the program and are now professional aviators.
  • An additional financial option from American Airlines Credit Union helps further remove the financial burden for incoming and current cadets.
  • In addition to financing opportunities, the Cadet Academy also offers the resources and support needed to enter the decorated, yet demanding profession.
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  • Since launching in 2018, nearly 600 cadets have joined the American Airlines Cadet Academy, a first-of-its-kind flight training program. Of those, 60 have already graduated the program and are now professional aviators.
  • An additional financial option from American Airlines Credit Union helps further remove the financial burden for incoming and current cadets.
  • In addition to financing opportunities, the Cadet Academy also offers the resources and support needed to enter the decorated, yet demanding profession.

Defining Purpose: Any Road Will Take You There, If You Don't Know Where (or Why) You're Going

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CSR, ESG, social impact, corporate citizenship … The more accepted “purpose” becomes as a core business strategy, the more challenging it becomes to define “it.” Over my 30-plus years of shaping the practice of linking businesses with social and environmental issues, I’ve seen many phrases used (and misused).

Cambridge Launchpad As Illumina Targets Five Million STEM Learners

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 By Tony Quested

Cambridge is unveiled as the launchpad for the biggest long-term initiative ever unveiled on this side of the Atlantic to get more youngsters involved in STEM careers – thanks to US genomics giant Illumina.

Illumina and Cambridge LaunchPad joined forces in an historic venture to take the DNA Day programme to UK schools for the first time. Cambridge was chosen for the launch as the founding cradle of DNA discovery and genomics advancements.

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