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Lockheed Unveils Online Education Program Focused on Deep Space Exploration

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 19, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has launched an education program that is focused on science, technology, engineering and math and will utilize virtual reality tools, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said Friday its Generation Beyond program will provide students an online curriculum on deep space …

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Lockheed to Support College of Entrepreneurship in Saudi Arabia

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 18, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will sponsor a College for Business and Entrepreneurship at King Abdullah Economic City in Saudi Arabia, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Wednesday it has partnered with Babson Global, the Saudi Arabia Economic Offset Program office and KAEC to open the …

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Oracle Eyes $200M Investment to Support ‘Computer Science for All’ Initiative

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 18, 2016 — Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) plans to invest an estimated $200 million into educational programs over the next 18 months in support of the White House’s Computer Science for All initiative, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Wednesday the investment aims to deliver computer science education …

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SAP to Award STEM Grants Under White House ‘Computer Science for All’ Initiative

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 15, 2016 — SAP (NYSE: SAP) plans to award $2.4 million in grants to nonprofit organizations to promote computer science and other specializations in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math as part of the government’s Computer Science for All initiative, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The …

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Navy Picks 5 Firms for Potential $503M Educational Program Support IDIQ

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The U.S. Navy has selected five companies to provide teaching and research services and subject matter expertise in support of the Naval Postgraduate School’s educational programs under a potential $502.7 million contract. Creek Technologies, General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Digital Consulting Services, DeVine Consulting and MAC Consulting Services will execute the …

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Dave Wajsgras: Raytheon-ISC2 Foundation Program to Address Gender Gap in Cyber

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 26, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has partnered with the ISC2 Foundation to launch a scholarship and internship program for female college students in the field of information technology security, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The company said Thursday the program will offer $90,000 over three years …

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Earl Matthews: HPE to Work With Future Cyber Leaders Through CyberPatriot Sponsorship

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 24, 2016 — Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) will serve as a Cyber Silver corporate sponsor of the Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot program for students, GovCon Executive reported Friday. AFA said Thursday the program aims to help students build cyber skills and encourage them to pursue careers in science, …

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Raytheon to Launch Global Cyber Education Program; Dave Wajsgras Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 19, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will launch a global cyber education program in effort to address the increased global demand for information technology talent, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it will unveil the program at the UAE Security Forum in Abu Dhabi and hold …

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Huntington Ingalls Unit Awards Grants for Alabama, Mississippi STEM Projects

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 27, 2016 — The shipbuilding division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has awarded $100,000 in grants to schools in Alabama and Mississippi to fund 25 projects in science, technology, math and engineering, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its STEM program is in its eighth …

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PwC, India’s NIIT University Join Efforts to Offer Master’s Degree on Cybersecurity

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 4, 2016 — PwC and NIIT University collaborated to offer a master’s degree program on cybersecurity that seeks to aid the demand for cybersecurity professionals in the coming years in India, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Economic Times reported Monday these soon-to-be professionals will work to secure …

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