When Thomas Carroll from our Data Center in Dublin was volunteering at the Merchant Quay Ireland Homeless and Drugs Service (MQI) this month, he met a service user who had just saved his friend’s life.
For the first time, we brought together girls from the local community to engage in interactive activities, meet role models, and discover the excitement of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) through a variety of workshops.
Determined, tenacious and with an enviable grade average: Beatrice Occhiena and Rania Zaed, both in their twenties, are the winners of Amazon's Women in Innovation Scholarship in Italy, aimed at the brightest university science students. But don’t you dare call them nerds!
It’s never too late to go after a career in something you love. This is the message Amazon Web Services (AWS) is sending to the local community in South Dublin, where the company supports the Data Centre Technician course at the Technical University (TU) in Tallaght.