Tag: Community and Volunteerism

Walking the Talk -- Corporate Leaders Can, and Should, Find the Time to Volunteer in Local Communities

Corporate Social Responsibility

Walking the Talk -- Corporate Leaders Can, and Should, Find the Time to Volunteer in Local Communities

Hamish Gray 2019.09.17

Much is said about corporate-sponsored volunteerism programs being good for communities, employees and companies. However, one of the more overlooked beneficiaries in the employee segment are company

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#Community and Volunteerism #Great Place to Work

Bringing STEM Education to Our Local Underrepresented Communities

Corporate Social Responsibility

Bringing STEM Education to Our Local Underrepresented Communities

Lea M. Baylis 2019.09.04

Expanding access to STEM education for all students, especially students in underrepresented communities, is an important pillar of Keysight’s Corporate Social Responsibility Program. That is why for

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#STEM #Education #Community and Volunteerism

School may be OUT, but STEM learning is still IN for the summer!

Corporate Social Responsibility

School may be OUT, but STEM learning is still IN for the summer!

Hamish Gray 2019.08.13

Learning doesn’t stop when school is out for the summer! While the summer months typically mean vacation and play time, many students also use the school break to continue their education, including t

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#STEM #Education #Community and Volunteerism

Disaster response and community healing -- how corporations can make a difference in long-term community recovery

Corporate Social Responsibility

Disaster response and community healing -- how corporations can make a difference in long-term community recovery

Michele Robinson-Pontbriand 2019.07.09

On May 12, 2008 a massive earthquake hit the impoverished, rural community of Sichuan, China. With a surface wave magnitude of 8.0, it is now known as the Great Sichuan Earthquake and was felt in Beij

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#Education #Community and Volunteerism #Philanthropy

Straws, Goats & Dogs -- Oh My! Engaging Primary School Students in CSR-related Careers and Actions

Corporate Social Responsibility

Straws, Goats & Dogs -- Oh My! Engaging Primary School Students in CSR-related Careers and Actions

Michele Robinson-Pontbriand 2019.06.24

Have you ever talked with primary school students about your profession as part of a Career Day? Such events provide youngsters insight into jobs in their local communities and are meant to inspire fu

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#STEM #Education #Community and Volunteerism

Rightsizing STEM Engagement -- Goldilocks and The Three Bears Style!

Corporate Social Responsibility

Rightsizing STEM Engagement -- Goldilocks and The Three Bears Style!

Michele Robinson-Pontbriand 2019.05.22

There’s a popular children’s story titled “Goldilocks and the Three Bears” whereby a little girl stumbles upon the home of a family of bear that include a big papa bear, medium-sized momma bear and sm

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#STEM #Education #Community and Volunteerism