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Cisco Networking Academy Dream Team: Day One at NBA All-Star 2015

by Austin Belisle
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This week, Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility will follow Deborah Huyler and Andrew Torres, two Cisco Networking Academy Dream Team students, as they set up wireless access points, provide network troubleshooting, and soak in the sights and sounds of NBA All-Star 2015. They’ll be sharing their stories from Madison Square Garden, the Barclays Center, and other event venues through journal entries, photo slideshows, and videos! Read Deborah’s first blog post below;

Dreams Come True for Cisco Networking Academy Students at NBA All-Star Game

by Austin Belisle
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Next week, 30 of the top Cisco Networking Academy students from the New York City Area will work side-by-side with engineers to set up massive networks at this year’s NBA All-Star Game.

Is the Impact of Mobile Phones a Myth?

by Tae Yoo, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Cisco
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At first glance, the numbers seem staggering. Global mobile phone penetration is 96 percent. In sub-Saharan Africa, where 47 percent of the population lives on less than $1.25 a day, mobile data use is expected to grow twentyfold by the end of 2019, according to a June 2014 mobility study by Ericsson.

Rethinking The Three Rs: Why We Need A New Model Of Education

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In America, traditional schooling has frequently drawn inspiration from the trusty “three Rs”: writing, reading and arithmetic.

But as the technology sector continues to boom, educators have realized that this trifecta is no longer the end-all, be-all recipe for their students’ success. For today’s K-12 students, technology is a fact of life that affects everything from the way they digest information to the way they socialize.

Cisco Recognized for CSR Excellence in India

by Archana Sahay
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At Cisco India, we focus on addressing social issues where we believe we can have significant and lasting impact by applying our unique expertise to those issues.

For example, after floods devastated rural communities in Northern Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh in October 2009, Cisco committed US$10 million in cash, services, solutions and equipment to support rehabilitation and reconstruction efforts in the Raichur district of Karnataka.

Students Glimpse the Future of Technology at Cisco Live! Milan

by Alexis Raymond
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On January 26, 2015, Cisco held its second-annual Academy Day at the Cisco Live! conference in Milan, Italy. The event is sponsored by the Cisco Networking Academy program, which trains 1 million people worldwide each year in computer networking technology.

Virtual Job Fair Helps Students in Indonesia Launch Careers, Connects Companies to Top IT Talent

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This post was written by guest blogger Emma Reid, marketing manager for Cisco’s Social Innovation Group, Asia-Pacific region 

Countries across the Asia Pacific region are facing a broad range of social challenges. Unemployment, widening gaps between rich and poor, urbanisation, insufficient access to quality healthcare and education, to name a few.

Cisco Joins Facebook, NetHope, and Others to Expand ICT Support for Ebola Fight in West Africa

by Alexis Raymond
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NetHope, a consortium of 42 leading international humanitarian organizations and one of Cisco’snonprofit Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) partners, recently announced a partnership with Facebook, the Paul G.

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