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  • Blog Post: Helping Girls Power New Possibilities through Technology

    Many K-12 children in the United States don’t have access to the programs, teachers and tools they need to learn effectively. Today, we announced 2.4 million in grants to U.S. charities working to close this learning gap. These groups are providing after-school programs, technology labs, college...
  • Blog Post: Powering the Possible in Volunteerism

    Editor’s Note: This post is an excerpt from a longer blog from Deb Bauer that appeared at CSRwire. Click here to read the full text. Creating a culture of volunteerism isn’t just good for our communities — it’s vital for Dell’s business. Through conversations with...
  • Blog Post: Dell Supports Customers Impacted by Hurricane Sandy

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to those that have been affected by Hurricane Sandy . Earlier this week, as the situation worsened, we reached out to Dell employees to give them the opportunity to aid disaster relief efforts working with the American Red Cross . Through our Powering the Possible commitment...
  • Blog Post: Dell Weekly Recap: News (April 5 Edition)

    Welcome to the latest edition of Dell’s Weekly Recap, your guide to the week's Dell-related news and happenings. TOP STORY OF THE WEEK 'Stampede' Supercomputer Unveiled at UT Austin Stampede, the University of Texas’ new Dell/Intel HPC cluster, is the most powerful...
  • Blog Post: Powering the Possible with Youth Learning

    When I talk about Dell’s youth learning programs, I can cite bevy of statistics that demonstrate our work to close the learning gaps for children without access to quality facilities, teachers and tools to learn. Roughly 72 million school-aged children around the world don’t attend school...
  • Blog Post: From CSR to Powering the Possible

    For the past two years, I’ve been lucky enough to work with an inspiring and pioneering team at Dell that spends each day delivering on promises to make a difference in our communities and our planet. We understand that with the help of technology, we can accomplish a world of good. Whether it’s...
  • Blog Post: Powering the Possible in Children’s Cancer Care

    Every day in a child’s life is precious. This is a phrase I often repeat when speaking about our children’s cancer care initiatives. Technology has accelerated diagnosis and treatment for some pediatric cancers from months down to days. To understand why this timing is so crucial, I want...
  • Blog Post: Dell Education Challenge Announces Four Finalists

    I’m excited to announce the four finalists in the Dell Education Challenge . These teams will travel to Dell World in Austin next week to pitch their ideas and compete for $30,000 in cash and support to launch their businesses: e-Education for GAZA , which seeks to overcome geographic barriers...
  • Blog Post: Dell Lands on 2013 DiversityInc Top 50

    For the third year in a row, I’m thrilled to announce that Dell has made the DiversityInc list of Top 50 Companies for Diversity — ranking 37 among an impressive group of more than 900 companies dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Our team member base draws...
  • Blog Post: Dell Scores 100 on Human Rights Campaign Index

    At Dell, we support diversity and inclusion not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because it makes us a stronger company that can better serve our customers. We are honored and proud that the Hum an Rights Campaign , the largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality...
  • Blog Post: Dell: Powering The Conservation Fund

    Dell wants to give our customers the power to do more. Every day on the Dell sustainability team, we work to minimize the environmental impact of Dell’s operations. But even more important, we help our customers leverage technology to achieve their missions and operate more sustainably. Sometimes...
  • Blog Post: Powering the Possible in Primary/K-12 Education

    Students want more modernized technology in their classrooms. They want teachers to incorporate digital learning more thoughtfully in their lesson plans, according to a study commissioned by Dell , and they think this can help personalize their experience and provide a more effective education. We...
  • Blog Post: Dell Education Challenge Announces Semifinalists

    Earlier this year, we issued a challenge to university students: bring us your most innovative ideas for solving today’s biggest issues in primary/K-12 education. And, man, have those students answered. Today I’m thrilled to announce 21 semifinalists in the Dell Education Challenge , a...
  • Blog Post: Dell Donates $350,000 for Disaster Relief in Flood Ravaged Thailand

    It has been a devastating year for people around the world affected by natural disasters like the earthquake and tsunami in Japan , severe storms, fires and flooding in the southern United States, the earthquake in Turkey and now the persistent, massive Thailand flooding. Tragically, more than 500 deaths...
  • Blog Post: Powering the Possible in Career Pathways

    Why does a gender gap exist in pay, even for similar jobs at similar companies? Who are the women succeeding in corporate leadership positions, and how have they arrived there? How do these issues vary from country to country, or across industries? These complex questions have been top of mind lately...
  • Blog Post: Meet the 2013 Dell Social Innovation Challenge Finalists

    This year’s projects range from something as complex as a biomedical technology that more easily diagnoses if a cancer has metastasized, to something as simple as a shoe cut from a discarded rubber tire. Coming from Germany, Mexico, Bangladesh, India and the United States, the 2013 Dell Social...
  • Blog Post: 2013 Dell Social Innovation Challenge Semifinalists: By the Numbers

    The Dell Social Innovation Challenge season is well underway, and mentors are working with 263 teams who have advanced to the semifinal round . Every year, DSIC attracts and supports promising student entrepreneurs who have dedicated themselves to solving the world’s most pressing problems. ...
  • Blog Post: Dell: Powering the Green Belt Movement

    As you know, we at Dell want to provide technology and expertise that gives people the power to do more. On the sustainability team, we work to minimize the environmental impact of our business operations, but we also want to help our customers successfully leverage technology to achieve more sustainable...
  • Blog Post: Dell Expands Children’s Cancer Care Program

    Technology can play a crucial role in a child’s fight against cancer. This week, Dell announced two new nonprofit partners in our children’s cancer care program — both using technology to make their patients’ treatment a little easier to manage. In Panama, we are working with...
  • Blog Post: Powering the Possible through Diversity and Inclusion

    The technology industry as a whole faces fierce competition for diverse professionals, and this is especially true for a company such as Dell, with a workforce across five continents. Why is a diverse team so important? Diversity of thought is crucial to successfully adapt and innovate in dynamic and...
  • Blog Post: Dell Weekly Recap: News & Customer Spotlight (Feb 15 Edition)

    Welcome to the latest edition of Dell’s Weekly Recap, your guide to the week's Dell-related news and happenings. TOP STORY OF THE WEEK Dell Helps Partners Build Innovative and Competitive Business Solutions with Technology Partner Program – Yahoo Finance , February 13, 2013 ...
  • Blog Post: Three Healthcare IT Trends for 2013

    This post takes a look at three key trends Dell is keeping an eye on in 2013. Increased mobility for clinicians, with an extra helping of security Providers will have to get serious about security in 2013, especially with strengthened HIPAA rules now in effect and the Office for Civil Rights increasing...
  • Blog Post: Dell Weekly Recap: News & Customer Spotlight (July 12 Edition)

    Welcome to the latest edition of Dell’s Weekly Recap, your guide to the week's Dell-related news and happenings. TOP STORY OF THE WEEK Dell kit used to create 'Game of Thrones' and new 'Star Trek' visual effects Visual effects studio Pixomondo has deployed Dell...
  • Blog Post: Powering the Possible for those battling Pediatric Cancer

    Today we announced the expansion of our giving efforts , Powering the Possible, to help fight Pediatric Cancer. And I’m really proud of this new extension. The first project we will be supporting is focused on neuroblastoma. It is the deadliest and most resistant form of childhood cancer. It...
  • Blog Post: Powering the Possible in FY13

    When we launched Dell’s Powering the Possible platform last year, we knew it would blossom into something special. Our commitment to put technology and expertise to work where it can do the most good for people and the planet, the platform has paved the way for us to positively influence our environment...