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

by Emily Bamforth • 3 weeks 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 • 3 weeks 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 weeks 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 • 1 month 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 • 2 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 • 2 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.

VR helps Texas students prepare career paths early

by Colin Wood • 3 months ago

VR simulations dramatically improved students' self-reported confidence with their career options after high school.

San Antonio invites students to join civic-tech challenge

by Colin Wood • 3 months ago

Students attending local colleges, universities and trade schools are invited to join a local competition to solve real-world challenges flagged by the city.

U. West Florida opens cybersecurity training program for veterans

by Ryan Johnston • 3 months ago

CyberSuccess' first cohort seeks eight veterans who will receive five months of online cybersecurity training and access to the Florida Cyber Range.