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2013-12-10 23:30:02

For the third consecutive year, the U.S. Army Educational Outreach Program, in collaboration with the Technology Student Association, is offering UNITE, a program that encourages high school students in underserved populations to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) college majors and careers. Reston, VA (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Colleges and universities nationwide are invited to become host institutions for UNITE, a pre-collegiate summer program designed to...

2013-12-06 15:14:38

NASA's Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) has awarded fellowships and scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year to 40 graduate and undergraduate students from across the United States to increase diversity in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines. Thirty graduate students from 16 states and the District of Columbia were selected to receive the competitive Harriett G. Jenkins Graduate Fellowship, which provides as much as $45,000 annually...

2013-11-28 23:21:27

Startup Magnitude.IO helps schools access Nanosatisfi's private satellites to learn Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 A pair of diminutive cube satellites weighing no more than a few pounds were deployed last week from the International Space Station with hopes to usher in a 21st century revolution in education. Secondary school and College students across the country will have the ability to use the satellites in curriculum...

2013-11-25 23:01:43

Experts in STEM education initiatives stressed the need to build interest in science, technology, engineering and math fields among both female and minority student groups, according to discussion on a recent Google Hangout hosted by AdvancED. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 Experts in STEM education initiatives stressed the need to build interest in science, technology, engineering and math fields among both female and minority student groups. Steven Anderson, director of...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.