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Raytheon Celebrates National Engineers Week with Student Focus; William Swanson Comments

Raytheon Co. is celebrating National Engineers Week with a line-up of programs geared towards helping students enjoy science, technology, engineering and math. The programs for the week support the company’s MathMovesU education program for students and faculty members across the country, Raytheon announced Monday. Some of the programs include live …

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Contractor-Backed STEM Programs Seek to Build Cyber Workforce

Raytheon and several other contractors have been sponsoring competitions and scholarship programs to encourage students to pursue a career in cybersecurity, the Washington Post reported Monday. Vanessa Small writes Raytheon’s MathMovesU initiative seeks to boost middle school students’ interest in science, technology, engineering and math subjects and the company invests …

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SAIC to Co-Host Maryland Cyber Challenge; Lou Von Thaer Comments

Science Applications International Corp., the University of Maryland-Baltimore County and the state’s Department of Business and Economic Development will co-host an annual competition that seeks to discover aspiring cybersecurity professionals. The third Maryland Cyber Challenge will take place at the Baltmore Convention Center in October to coincide with the Cyber …

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Dell Providing Four School Districts Latitude 10 Tablets

Four school districts have selected Dell’s Windows 8 Latitude 10 tablets as the standard information technology device for teachers and students. Fargo Public Schools, Southern Illinois University, Spartanburg School District 3 and Westwood Independent Schools chose Dell’s products with the goal of helping IT managers oversee the deployments, Dell said …

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