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Salesforce to Invest $50M in K-12 Computer Science Education

Salesforce has pledged to invest $50 million and one million volunteer hours over five years in K-12 computer science education across the U.S. The company said Tuesday its Salesforce.org charity arm will offer 10 free Salesforce software subscriptions to all eligible public K-12 schools nationwide. Salesforce.org also plans to grant $1 million to nonprofit …

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Executive Profile: Diana Burley, Executive Director & Chair of I3P

Diana Burley has served as executive director and chair at the Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection since October 2015. She is also full professor of human and organizational learning at the George Washington University. Burley previously worked as an associate professor, director of executive leadership doctoral program and chair of the human and organizational …

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Oracle Invests $1.4B to Support EU Computer Science Education Efforts

Oracle will invest $1.4 billion in direct and in-kind to support computer science education across member states of the European Union in support of efforts to educate 3.1 million students in 110 countries. Oracle said Thursday the contract, that includes a one-year base period and four option years, will look to offer CS, …

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Executive Profile: John Wilson, Programs & Technology VP at Mitre’s Center for National Security

John Wilson serves as vice president for programs and technology at the nonprofit organization Mitre‘s Center for National Security. Wilson is responsible for a federally-funded research-and-development that Mitre oversees for intelligence agencies and the Defense Department. He has led a team of engineers that offered network, information technology infrastructure and communications support to the U.S. Air …

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