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Blog from in Education
Apr 26, 2017 7:30 PM ET

As space exploration efforts around the world focus more and more on mounting a manned mission to Mars, Xploration Station’s latest #StudentAstronaut contest offers America’s top STEM students the chance to join the action.


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 26, 2017 5:30 PM ET

SWORDS, Ireland, April 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Kristen Actis-Grande, vice president, finance for Ingersoll Rand’s Residential HVAC and Supply business was recognized as one of 130 recipients of The Manufacturing Institute’s 2017 Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead Award. The STEP Ahead Awards recognize women who demonstrate excellence and leadership in their careers and represent all levels of manufacturing, from the factory-floor to the C-suite.


Blog from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 26, 2017 4:45 PM ET
Just released: Purposeful Partners: Private Sector Solutions to Preparing the Workforce of Tomorrow. Learn how the private sector is playing a role in building tomorrow's workforce. Access the report here.
 

Opportunities to go above and beyond compliance

Multimedia with summary from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 26, 2017 4:20 PM ET

Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) released a new white paper, Transforming Remediation Sites into Conservation Assets: How Companies Leverage Business Needs for Positive Environmental Outcomes, available for free on its website.


By: Deborah Roberts

Blog from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 26, 2017 3:15 PM ET

Sixty-four years ago, Congress declared that “The Marine Corps must be the most ready when the nation is generally least ready.” The years since have seen that proven out many times over. Marines are the first to respond in times of crisis all over the world, and their excellence is legendary. In 2016 alone, the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) executed approximately 185 operations, 140 security cooperation events with our partners and allies, and 65 major exercises.


Whirlpool Foundation Offers $15,000 Community Challenge Grant

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Apr 26, 2017 3:15 PM ET

Three FIRST Robotics teams from the Tri Cities area will compete in the FIRST Robotics World Finals this week, April 26 - 29 in St. Louis, Missouri after competing against 160 other Michigan teams in the State Championships in Grand Rapids recently.


Blog from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 26, 2017 3:05 PM ET

The cities in which many of us live, work, and socialize are changing. There are now 28 megacities with populations of 10 million or more, and an additional 13 cities are expected to evolve into megacity status by 2030.

As anyone that lives or works in a major city can attest, rapid population growth can place extraordinary pressure on transportation networks. Roads are more congested, buses and trains become more crowded, and journeys take longer. If cities are to keep growing, city leaders must ensure that their citizens are able to travel freely and easily.


Blog from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 26, 2017 2:45 PM ET

Whirlpool Cleveland employee Melvin Thompson has achieved many successes and he will soon add another accolade to his long list of accomplishments.

In May Melvin will reach his 34 year milestone as a beloved Whirlpool employee, but this loyal, happy and hardworking fixture at the Cleveland facility also holds the proud title of father, grandfather and friend to so many in and around the community.


Samsung awards students from three public schools in Arizona, Nebraska and New York at 7th annual awards luncheon in Washington, D.C. alongside U.S. government officials

Press Release from in Education
Apr 26, 2017 2:30 PM ET

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., April 26, 2017 /3BL Media/- After months of researching, designing and developing prototypes, three schools have been named national winners in the $2 million* Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest – a nationwide competition that challenges 6th through 12th graders to use STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) to address real-world problems in their communities.


Article from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Apr 26, 2017 2:10 PM ET

In February 2016, we announced JetBlue Technology Ventures, a Silicon Valley initiative that incubates, invests in, and partners with early-stage start-ups at the intersection of technology, travel, and hospitality.

JetBlue Technology Ventures also teamed up with El Al’s Cockpit Innovation Lab to launch the Navigator program, an international accelerator program for start-ups in the air travel industry.


Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 26, 2017 2:00 PM ET

Customers are at the core of VMware’s mission. That is why VMware engineers software that gives its customers freedom from constraints, empowering them to build capacity and scale at speed to accomplish their missions and move forward. VMware’s culture of possibility is fueled by its people’s curiosity and passion to turn the impossible into the possible and realize the unlimited potential for the future. VMware people live this EPIC2 culture


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 26, 2017 1:55 PM ET

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- A new survey of utility customers nationwide has named Piedmont Natural Gas a Top Utility Environmental Champion of 2017 for initiatives such as slashing emissions in its vehicle fleet and making its facilities more energy efficient.


Blog from in Education
Apr 26, 2017 1:35 PM ET

The substantial deficiency of qualified science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and manufacturing workers in the U.S. has created a worrisome gap which will result in serious workforce and pipeline issues for companies in the technology, manufacturing and engineering spaces and beyond. STEM education remains a hot-button issue as the U.S.


Sodexo’s operations at Mess Hall 227 at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune recognized for Best Full Food Service Mess Hall

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 26, 2017 12:50 PM ET

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 26, 2017 /3BL Media/- Sodexo, world leader in providing Quality of Life services, has been recognized for its work serving the United States Marine Corps through the annual W.P.T. Hill Memorial Awards for Foodservice Excellence.  Mess Hall 227 at Marine Corps Camp Lejeune in North Carolina was selected as the winner of the Best Full Food Service Mess Hall category in the 2017 awards.


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 26, 2017 12:20 PM ET

Hanes, the only apparel company to be honored for sustained excellence by the EPA Energy Star program in its 25-year history, continues to demonstrate that companies from all industries can make a difference in energy conservation, carbon emissions reduction and environmental sustainability.


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