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2013-06-18 23:15:07

Watch EIC and US News Super Session, “We Don´t Hate Math: Closing the Gender Gap,” on June 18 in Austin Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Leaders from around the country will convene through June 19, 2013 at the U.S. News STEM Solutions National Conference in Austin to address the future of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Skilled workers in these fields are needed to ensure a bright future, and this leadership summit will bring together the bright minds...

2013-06-17 12:32:43

Program Inspires Students to Pursue Careers in STEM through Interactive Workshops and Game-Based Learning CINCINNATI, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), the leading IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced the completion of its fifth annual goIT summer camp program in the Cincinnati area. The summer camp exposes students to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) related career paths,...

2013-06-17 12:24:42

Join the discussion at TI booth #501 or on Twitter @TICalculators and @AroundTI #STEMsolutions13 AUSTIN, Texas, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) and its brand ambassador - actress and neuroscientist Mayim Bialik - are joining 2,000 STEM leaders and visionaries in business, education and government at the U.S. News STEM Solutions National Conference in Austin, from June 17-19 at the Austin Convention Center. Together they will share ideas and...

2013-06-13 12:21:15

BALTIMORE, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) awarded a total of $50,000 in grants to 167 K-12 schools nationwide to promote education in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) The Engineers Week STEM Grants seek to provide teachers with funding for projects that increase student awareness of the excitement and opportunity to be found in STEM...

2013-06-11 23:04:42

Provision would apply to U.S. Educated and Trained Immigrant Workers La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 CHI-California Healthcare Institute this week submitted a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, expressing support of provisions included in comprehensive immigration reform legislation that would allow employers greater access to U.S.“educated and trained immigrant scientists and engineers. CHI is a non-profit public policy...

2013-06-06 12:31:29

New Teacher Resource Brings Real-World Industry Challenges into Classrooms WASHINGTON, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- An innovative, free resource is now available to educators across the nation to help them ignite student interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Spark 101 inspires students to thrive in college and future careers and helps teachers bridge the gap between classroom learning and real-world applications. To view the multimedia assets associated...

2013-06-04 23:04:30

The SAE Foundation recently announced a $350,000 pledge from the General Motors Foundation for programming support on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) curriculum. WARRENDALE, Pa. (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 The SAE Foundation recently announced a $350,000 pledge from the General Motors Foundation for programming support on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) curriculum. The GM Foundation has been a longtime supporter of the SAE Foundation, funding...

2013-05-13 08:27:29

A panel discussion on the state of STEM education in New York City NEW YORK, May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The White House, business leaders, and the scientific and technology communities have declared a state of emergency in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education, with President Obama calling on colleges to produce 10,000 more engineers a year and 100,000 new teachers with majors in STEM. But the critical groundwork happens earlier,...

2013-05-09 12:20:58

ARLINGTON, Va., May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association's CyberPatriot program recently participated in the Delaware DigiGirlz Day on May 3, 2013 as one of only four of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) programs invited to participate. The focus of the event was to encourage young women to explore the opportunities available in STEM fields through exploration of robotics, video game creation, and cybersecurity. CyberPatriot presented attendees with...

2013-05-08 16:22:52

Gwenne Henricks Testifies before Senate Commerce Committee WASHINGTON, May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Chief Technology Officer Gwenne Henricks urged Congress today to pass High Skilled Immigration Reform. Reforming our current system would enable companies to compete better in the global economy by recruiting top talent with an education in the "STEM" fields--science, technology, engineering and mathematics--from the United States and beyond. "Our...