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Raytheon Holds STEM-Focused Challenge at University of Arizona

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 22, 2019 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) continues its efforts to foster interest in science, technology, engineering and math among students through a recent challenge hosted by the University of Arizona, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said employees who are participants in the Raytheon Engineering Leadership Development Program served …

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Mitre Seeks Gov’t Employees to Apply for Systems Engineering Fellowship

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 17, 2018 — Mitre has opened the application process for its systems engineering fellowship program targeted toward federal employees with the goal to help them earn a master’s degree at the University of Virginia, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The nonprofit corporation said the 12-month program, which is now in …

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Leidos Commits to Education, Training Programs for US Workforce; Roger Krone Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 28, 2018 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has pledged to create opportunities for apprenticeships, on-the-job training, continuing education, reskilling and work-based education as part of a U.S. government initiative to empower the workforce, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 1. The company said Oct. 31 it will invest in programs for …

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SPA Lands Position on Navy Contract for MPTE Business Mgmt Support; William Vantine Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 28, 2018 — Systems Planning and Analysis will offer business management support services to the offices of the deputy chief of naval operations and chief of naval personnel through its position on a potential $223.9M U.S. Navy contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 17. The company said it will seek …

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HII Newport News Shipbuilding Starts Grant Program for Virginia Community Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 21, 2018 — A Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) division has launched a program that aims to fund nonprofit organizations focused on community initiatives that support the Hampton Roads region in Virginia, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday Newport News Shipbuilding‘s new philanthropic effort called the One …

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Lockheed Pushes STEM Education With Sponsored Robotics Research Lab in Jordan

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 15, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has partnered with King’s Academy in Jordan to sponsor a robotics laboratory at the nonprofit school in an effort to support science, technology, engineering and math education, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. TradeArabia reported Saturday that the opening of the Lockheed Martin Incubator …

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Booz Allen Forms Partnership for Cyber Education Effort in Saudi Arabia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 27, 2018 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has entered into a partnership with the Saudi Federation for Cybersecurity and Programming in efforts to establish an education program and skills competition and develop local talent in cybersecurity, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said Friday the project aims to …

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Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding Unit Provides 26 STEM Grants in Alabama, Mississippi

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 8, 2018 — A Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) business unit has awarded grants totaling $101,000 to education institutions in Alabama and Mississippi to support 26 projects in science, technology, engineering and math, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday Ingalls Shipbuilding provided the funds as part …

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Cisco to Support Luxembourg’s Digitization Around Cyber, Education, IoT & FinTech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 25, 2018 — Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO) has signed an agreement with the government of Luxembourg on efforts to accelerate the country’s digital transformation around the areas of cybersecurity, education, financial technology and the internet of things, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the memorandum of understanding serves …

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American Systems Lands Alliant Task Order for DAU Training Support; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 29, 2017 — American Systems will provide learning materials and tools to support the Defense Acquisition University’s training programs under a potential $27.4 million task order through the General Services Administration‘s Alliant contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will help Fort Belvoir-based DAU in its mission …

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