Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday September 09, 2015

Intel to End Sponsorship of Science Talent Search

This is a bit of a shock. Please don't tell me that this is some kind of lame cost-cutting measure. frown

Intel, the world’s largest manufacturer of semiconductors, announced Wednesday that it is dropping support for a prestigious science and mathematics competition for American high school students. Former Intel CEO Craig Barrett said that he was "surprised and a little disappointed" by Intel’s move that ended the company's 17-year support of the contest.