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President Obama Cites Space Race in Final State of the Union Address

President Obama Cites Space Race in Final State of the Union Address

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Space.com President Obama Cites Space Race in Final State of the Union Address Space.com [ President Obama and NASA : A Space Legacy in Pictures]. “We built a space program almost overnight, and 12 years later, we were walking on the moon,” he said. The Soviet Union kicked off the space race on Oct. 4, [...]

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Obamas $4 trillion 2017 budget key for several NASA programs

Obamas $4 trillion 2017 budget key for several NASA programs

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Engadget Obama's $4 trillion 2017 budget key for several NASA programs Bay News 9 President Barack Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus proposal that's freighted with liberal policy initiatives and new and familiar tax hikes — all sent to a dismissive Republican-controlled Congress that simply wants to … Budget breakdown: [...]

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President Obama unveils computer science initiative – with Microsofts help

President Obama unveils computer science initiative – with Microsofts help

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Silicon Valley Business Journal President Obama unveils computer science initiative – with Microsoft's help Silicon Valley Business Journal Before President Barack Obama on Saturday unveiled his plan to teach more U.S. kids to code, the White House enlisted Microsoft President Brad Smith to evangelize the need for computer science education. “What we've learned is this: [...]

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Obama Wants More Girls And Kids Of Color To Learn Computer Science

Obama Wants More Girls And Kids Of Color To Learn Computer Science

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Huffington Post Obama Wants More Girls And Kids Of Color To Learn Computer Science Huffington Post The plan comes after President Barack Obama announced his commitment to expanding computer science offerings during this year's State of the Union address, in which he said he wants to every student to have hands-on computer science and math … [...]

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Obama: Computer Science As Basic as 3Rs

Obama: Computer Science As Basic as 3Rs

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Huffington Post Obama : Computer Science As Basic as '3Rs' Huffington Post In his weekly address, President Obama called upon America to make computer science “a basic skill, right along with the three 'Rs.'” He pointed out that nine out of ten parents want it taught at their children's schools, “yet right now, only about [...]

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Obama wants more computer science in schools

Obama wants more computer science in schools

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Reuters Obama wants more computer science in schools Reuters Obama wants more computer science in schools. 8:12am EST – 01:31. President Barack Obama touts his Computer Science for All initiative to help give students, especially girls and minorities, an early start at learning the skills needed for the jobs of … …

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Obama seeks $4B to help US students learn computer science

Obama seeks $4B to help US students learn computer science

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

CTV News Obama seeks $4B to help US students learn computer science CTV News WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Saturday he will ask Congress for billions of dollars to help students learn computer science skills and prepare for jobs in a changing economy. “In the new economy, computer science isn't an optional skill. …

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Obama wants $4B to help students learn computer science

Obama wants $4B to help students learn computer science

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Obama wants $4B to help students learn computer science Bradenton Herald President Barack Obama said Saturday he'll ask Congress for billions of dollars to help students learn computer science skills and prepare for jobs in a changing economy. “In the new economy, computer science isn't an optional skill. It's a basic skill … …

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In State of the Union, Obama reflects on term

In State of the Union, Obama reflects on term

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Detroit Free Press In State of the Union, Obama reflects on term The Michigan Daily The White House recently announced plans for Obama to visit Detroit for the North American International Auto Show . Obama also visited a Ford Motor manufacturing plant prior to his 2015 State of the Union … “As we saw at [...]

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2016 Detroit Auto Show: Day One Recap

2016 Detroit Auto Show: Day One Recap

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

PickupTrucks.com 2016 Detroit Auto Show : Day One Recap PickupTrucks.com The First Awards: The North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year awards kicked off the 2016 NAIAS. The 2016 Honda Civic … Presidential Visit: For the first time in his tenure, President Barack Obama will visit the Detroit Auto Show . Scheduled … and [...]

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