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$500,000 Contribution from AT&T to the OASIS Institute Will Provide Critical Technology Training for Mature Adults

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ST. LOUIS, Mo., March 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The OASIS Institute received a $500,000 contribution from AT&T that will help narrow the technology skills gap for adults over 50.

Older Americans are going online more than ever, but still lag behind the overall adult population when it comes to internet usage. According to a 2012 report of the Pew Internet and American Life Project, 53 percent of American adults over 65 were online, compared to 82 percent for all. 

Concerting In Green Style

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What do you get when you mix a huge venue, thousands of people, cars, RVs, and massive amounts of sound equipment, electronics and spotlights? It has the makings of an incredible concert, but the real answer is: a LOT of carbon emissions.

Students from Martinsville, VA Win Spots at World Robotics Championship

Mentored by Eastman Employees, the Martinsville Robotics Team Wins the State Competition in Richmond, VA
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Deloitte Launches the Deloitte University Leadership Center for Inclusion

Enabling employees to bring their 'authentic self' to work is critical in today's business environment
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WESTLAKE, Texas, March 25, 2013 /3BL Media/ -- Representatives from Fortune 500 companies, government, non-profits and academia examined the evolution of inclusive workplaces at the recent launch of the Deloitte University (DU) Leadership Center for Inclusion. The more than 250 attendees discussed a wide range of inclusion issues including minority recruiting, veteran hiring, attracting and retaining lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender talent, and growing the number of women in science, technology, engineer and math (STEM) fields.

Verizon Wireless Announces Educational Empowerment Program with Local High Schools

Program designed to empower high school students for college, career success
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• Program designed to empower high school students for college, career success 
• Verizon Wireless providing free service on Samsung Galaxy Tab devices during four-month program, using Edmodo Android app, an online social learning network
• First-place winning team (3 students) to receive $5,000 scholarships, Verizon Wireless internships and Samsung Galaxy Tabs

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• Program designed to empower high school students for college, career success 
• Verizon Wireless providing free service on Samsung Galaxy Tab devices during four-month program, using Edmodo Android app, an online social learning network
• First-place winning team (3 students) to receive $5,000 scholarships, Verizon Wireless internships and Samsung Galaxy Tabs

Domtar commandite la nuit mondiale du livre aux États-Unis

Une campagne mondiale, qui vise à encourager la lecture, fera don de 500 000 livres en distribuant des classiques et de nouvelles parutions à de nouveaux lecteurs.
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Domtar Sponsors World Book Night U.S.

Global Campaign to Encourage Reading Will Donate 500,000 Free Books Across America, Putting Wide-Range of Classics and New Titles in the Hands of New Readers
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Union Pacific Dispatching Director's Book Teaches Rail Safety

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A book written by Deb Ashworth, director-train management at Union Pacific's Harriman Dispatching Center in Omaha, and her daughter aims to teach young Nebraskans about the Cornhusker State's rich history as well as also railroad safety.

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