Tags workforce

Intel expands AI education program to 11 states

by Emily Bamforth • 3 weeks ago

Intel said it plans to expand the "AI for Workforce" program to 18 community colleges this year and an additional 50 colleges next year.

Higher ed leaders sketch cyber workforce plans at White House meeting

by Emily Bamforth • 4 weeks ago

The Texas university system and Whatcom Community College announced plans to grow a diverse pool of cybersecurity professionals.

Florida selects data vendor for workforce education push

by Colin Wood • 3 months ago

The software company Pairin is developing software that its CEO said could "change everything" about how funds are directed to various educational and training institutions in Florida.

Howard U. and AWS to equip students with cloud skills to tackle workforce problems

by Emily Bamforth • 4 months ago

Howard University and AWS announced a plan for a new masters degree in data science in 2022, offering training on cloud services and other technology.

Alabama State U. announces $300K cybersecurity diversity grant

by Colin Wood • 4 months ago

The funding is designed to boost participation in a field in which women and some minority groups are underrepresented.

Career development firm Emeritus buys STEM bootcamp company for $200 million

by Emily Bamforth • 4 months ago

With the purchase of iD Tech, Emeritus executives said they'll span K-12 and career development education at universities.

University ag research facilities need $11.5 billion, institution groups say

by Emily Bamforth • 5 months ago

A letter from 350 agricultural organizations and the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities calls for $11.5 billion in federal funding.

New Google program offers digital skills to formerly incarcerated adults

by Colin Wood • 5 months ago

The search giant developed a bank of online resources for nonprofits working with people recently released from prison.

Miami Dade College, IBM partner to build tech-focused workforce

by Ryan Johnston • 5 months ago

Miami Dade College will receive $10 million in assets from IBM over the next three years to expand its workforce development and technology programming.