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NASA Pledges $18 Million on New Research Projects at Several HBCUs To Help Boost STEM Diversity

In a major new push to help increase diversity and inclusion in the world of STEM, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has announced that it will soon be supporting academic programs at several of the nation’s leading Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) and other Minority-Serving Institutions (MSI)….

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Walmart Tests New Employee Retention Strategy by Covering 100% of College Tuition Fees

America’s largest retailer is attempting a surprising new strategy to help the company attract and retain top-level talent. Walmart (No. 22 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021) has announced that it will now begin covering full tuition plus the cost of books for its workers…

Archived: College Leaves Students with More Personal Finance Questions Than Answers: U.S. Bank Study

Students are most interested in learning about saving, investing and credit, and the majority have more concerns about each topic at graduation than they did entering college. This according to results of U.S. Bank’s 2017 Student Financial Literacy Study, which includes quantitative survey and qualitative interview research with incoming and…

Archived: Cox Enterprises Announces Recipients of The Jim Kennedy Scholarship Fund

PRESS RELEASE Cox Enterprises (No.18 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list) announced today the recipients of scholarships provided by The Jim Kennedy Scholarship Fund. The Fund supports children of Cox employees and annually awards ten $10,000scholarships. The scholarship is automatically renewed for up to three additional academic…