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    Microsoft Recognizes 48 High School Teachers Through Curriculum Grant Program 2000 Image

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    06-27-00

    Microsoft Recognizes 48 High School Teachers Through Curriculum Grant Program 2000

    Microsoft Corp. today announced that 48 middle- and high school teachers nationwide will receive more than $1.3 million in software licenses as part of the Microsoft® Curriculum Grant Program, an initiative designed to help educators create leading-edge information technolog...

    Microsoft Receives "Outstanding Philanthropic Business" Award from Northwest AIDS Foundation Image

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    06-06-00

    Microsoft Receives "Outstanding Philanthropic Business" Award from Northwest AIDS Foundation

    When Linda Kohn set out last year to become the top fundraiser among Microsoft employees, her main cause was raising money for the Northwest AIDS Foundation. "This cause is very important to me, because I would venture to say we all have lost at least one dear family member ...

    Microsoft Donates State-of-the-Art Software to Advanced Technology Center Image

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    06-05-00

    Microsoft Donates State-of-the-Art Software to Advanced Technology Center

    "It is a perfect model of Microsoft's vision of a connected learning community -- a community working together to build its own work force," said Diana Carew, Microsoft's manager of community and technical college programs. Last month, Carew traveled to the town of Mexico, M...

    Microsoft Sponsors New Science and Technology Scholarships for Hispanic Students Image

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    05-30-00

    Microsoft Sponsors New Science and Technology Scholarships for Hispanic Students

    "I was getting kind of worried," recalled 18-year-old Jose Barraza, Jr., salutatorian of his senior class at Hilltop High School in Chula Vista, Calif. Barraza had decided to turn down the full scholarships offered to him by Stanford and Cal Tech and focus instead on pursuin...

    A Class Act: Microsoft, the American Red Cross and Houston-Area Schools Provide Disaster Relief to Schoolchildren Image

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    05-30-00

    A Class Act: Microsoft, the American Red Cross and Houston-Area Schools Provide Disaster Relief to Schoolchildren

    Microsoft Corp., working closely with the Greater Houston Area Red Cross and the Houston Independent School District (HISD) in a joint project known as "A Class Act," recently helped provide school supplies for children in foreign countries ravaged by war or natural disaster...

    Take Our Daughters to Work Day Event Promotes Careers in Technology for Girls Image

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    04-27-00

    Take Our Daughters to Work Day Event Promotes Careers in Technology for Girls

    Every year for the past few years, 12-year-old Bethany Potter and her 10-year-old sister, Rebecca, have attended Microsoft Corp.'s annual Take Our Daughters to Work Day event with their father, David Potter, a Microsoft software design engineer. Today is Bethany's fourth app...

    Microsoft Grant to Help Close Digital Divide for American Indians Image

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    04-17-00

    Microsoft Grant to Help Close Digital Divide for American Indians

    For American Indians, the "digital divide" can feel more like the "digital Grand Canyon." In addition to being the poorest of America’s ethnic minorities, many American Indians live on reservations notorious for their scant natural resources and isolated locations. Many youn...

    The United Negro College Fund Announces Technology Enhancement Capital Campaign Image

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    03-10-00

    The United Negro College Fund Announces Technology Enhancement Capital Campaign

    The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) today announced a Technology Enhancement Capital Campaign (TECC) and partnerships valued at more than $130 million with Microsoft Corp., IBM Corp. and AT&T to bolster the technology infrastructures of UNCF member institutions and impr...

    Microsoft Donates More Than $3 Million in Software to Aid Low-Income Students Seeking Post-Secondary Education Image

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    02-01-00

    Microsoft Donates More Than $3 Million in Software to Aid Low-Income Students Seeking Post-Secondary Education

    Microsoft Corp. today announced its latest grant of more than $3 million in software* to TRIO programs in 49 colleges and universities across the United States, providing greater technology access to low-income and first-generation students seeking post-secondary educations....

    Microsoft Grants Increase Technology Access, Training for Students At African-American and Hispanic Universities Across the Nation Image

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    01-13-00

    Microsoft Grants Increase Technology Access, Training for Students At African-American and Hispanic Universities Across the Nation

    Microsoft Corp. today announced grants to 11 African-American and Hispanic universities across the country, the latest in the company's long-standing effort to increase technology access for students of color. The grants, totaling $440,000 in cash and more than $1 million in...

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