Symantec: Investing in STEM Education

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Symantec: Investing in STEM Education

Our investment in STEM education allows young people to obtain the skills they need to pursue their aspirations in today’s information economy. Providing STEM and literacy education to children and young adults, particularly women and minorities, is a business imperative in order to build a diversified and innovative workforce for the future.

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Share One Hour of Code with Someone You Know
December 7th-13th was special for the computer science world – it was Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek). CSEdWeek always falls around December 9th, the birthday of the legendary Admiral Grace Murray Hopper, in recognition of her amazing...
Dec 18, 2015 4:35 PM ET
Symantec Supports Digital Literacy Across India
“Digital India is our dream for the Nation. When I say ‘digital India’ it is not meant for the rich, but for those who are poor.” Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi ...
Oct 23, 2015 8:00 AM ET
Empowering the Next Generation of Cyber Professionals
It is estimated that around 300,000 cybersecurity jobs in the U.S. cannot be filled. Out of these 300,000 jobs, 20 percent can actually be filled by candidates that do not have a four-year college degree. In order to combat the need for unfilled positions in the cybersecurity marketplace, ...
Sep 30, 2015 8:00 AM ET
TechTrek Campers on Tour
Research has shown that young women start leaving science and math courses during their middle school years, when social acceptance becomes more important than their academic interests. The ...
Aug 5, 2015 1:30 PM ET
Cutting Edge: Transforming Our Future with Innovation
Computer programming jobs are growing at two times the national average, and by 2020 there will be 1.4 million computing jobs. However, by that same five year time period, there will only be 400,000 computer science students. At that rate, there will be 1 million...
Jul 27, 2015 1:00 PM ET