Tag: Education

Working Together for Change and Mutual Benefit: Black Girls Code

Executive Perspectives

Working Together for Change and Mutual Benefit: Black Girls Code

Jay Alexander 2020.11.25

As other posts on this blog make clear, Keysight has strong values around the importance of STEM education and inclusion & diversity. The world needs more technical professionals to address current an

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#STEM #Education #Diversity #Great Place to Work #Community and Volunteerism

Distance learning's silver lining: preparing students for post-pandemic career success

Corporate Social Responsibility

Distance learning's silver lining: preparing students for post-pandemic career success

Hamish Gray 2020.11.04

Without a doubt, this year has been challenging. Everyone has experienced some sort of impact from the COVID-19 pandemic whether it be from the virus itself, mask mandates, employment changes, housing

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#STEM #Education #Community and Volunteerism

Confusion Lurks in Even Basic Symbols

Industry Insights

Confusion Lurks in Even Basic Symbols

Brad Jolly 2020.10.24

A previous blog discussed confusing points relating to order of operations. Unfortunately, confusion can arise even when using just one operation, namely division. The first symbol students learn for

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#Education

A Common Math Trap that Even Catches Experts

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A Common Math Trap that Even Catches Experts

Brad Jolly 2020.10.24

A recent puzzle going around social media asks what 8/2(2+2) is. Some people reason that 8/2 is 4, and (2+2) is 4, so the product is 16. Other people interpret the problem as 8 divided by the quantity

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#Education

COVID-19 Doesn’t Stop Win:Win of Summer Internships

Corporate Social Responsibility

COVID-19 Doesn’t Stop Win:Win of Summer Internships

Michele Robinson-Pontbriand 2020.07.27

I have always valued the work and outside perspective that university interns bring into Keysight, and especially enjoy exposing tomorrow’s leaders to the role environmental sustainability, social imp

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#STEM #Education #Great Place to Work

Cybersecurity at 500 Miles Per Hour

Industry Insights

Cybersecurity at 500 Miles Per Hour

Brad Jolly 2020.06.22

The Internet of Things (IoT) is an exciting, fast-moving area with great opportunities for breakthrough applications. From smart agriculture to smart cities to connected cars, smart healthcare devices

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#Internet of Things #Network Security #Cybersecurity #Education