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Apr 07, 2017

Per Scholas NCR IT Security Students Attend Resume Workshop with Signature Partner Capital One : Monthly Impact Report - Apr. 2017

Partners and Supporters

On March 20, Per Scholas students from the IT Security training held in the National Capital Region attended a “Resume Workshop” hosted by our Signature Partner Capital One. The resume workshop provided students with top-level insight into the cyber security positions that are currently available, salary negotiations and promotions. Furthermore, students rece...

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Apr 06, 2017

Per Scholas and ITSMF Bring Diverse by Design Conversation Series to National Society of Black Engineers Annual Conference

Per Scholas and the Information Technology Senior Management Forum (ITSMF) hosted the third Diverse by Design conversation series on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Annual Conference in Kansas City, Missouri.  The NSBE Conference, focused on “increasing the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who ex...

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Mar 06, 2017

Diverse by Design Key Sponsor, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Elevates Conversation on Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: Monthly Impact Report - Mar. 2017

Partners and Supporters Events

Per Scholas and the Information Technology Senior Management Forum, partnered with global financial leader JPMorgan Chase & Co. to pioneer an innovative approach to building diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The opportunity to partner with JPMorgan Chase strengthens an important connection between industry leaders and diversity experts in the workforce....

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Mar 06, 2017

“This job has the potential to take me somewhere” - Per Scholas Ambassador Marc moves from Stockroom to Service Desk Engineer: Monthly Impact Report - Mar. 2017

Student Profiles

Born and raised in New York City, Marc attended college in New Haven, Connecticut, and started pursuing a pre-­med degree. However, all wasn’t smooth sailing for Marc. After two years, he couldn’t afford the pricey $40,000 annual tuition; even with student loans, Marc was forced to dr...

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Jan 10, 2017

Per Scholas “A Job Changes Everything” Campaign Shatters Records, Raises over $175K In Most Successful Fundraiser Ever: Monthly Impact Report - Jan. 2017

Announcement Campaigns

The #AJobChangesEverything fundraiser raised more than $175,000 for Per Scholas students this holiday season. A record amount–and $80,000 more than 2015. A very special thank you to the Per Scholas Board of Directors and regional advisory council members who generously pledged to match every dollar raised up to $50,000–which was a success! Thes...

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Jan 10, 2017

Per Scholas “A Job Changes Everything” Campaign Shatters Records, Raises over $175K In Most Successful Fundraiser Ever

Announcement Campaigns

The #AJobChangesEverything fundraiser raised more than $175,000 for Per Scholas students this holiday season. A record amount–and $80,000 more than 2015. A very special thank you to the Per Scholas Board of Directors and regional advisory council members who generously pledged to match every dollar raised up to $50,000–which was a success! Thes...

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