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Stem Education Matters to Our National Security, Innovation and World Leadership - Huffington Post


Stem Education Matters to Our National Security, Innovation and World Leadership
Huffington Post
Expanding and developing the STEM workforce is a critical issue for government, industry leaders, and educators. However, comparatively few American students are pursuing educational majors in STEM career paths. If we want to attract today's youth to ...

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STEM Alone Is Not Enough - Huffington Post


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STEM Alone Is Not Enough
Huffington Post
If one does a general Google search for STEM, there will be more than 60 million results. If you narrow the search to STEM education news, more than 70,000 articles will appear for the past year alone. The interest in Science, Technology, Engineering ...
Editorial: It's vital we keep STEM at top of curriculumLongview News-Journal
Black Girls Rock! Queens' Camp For Leadership & Excellence To Include Tech ...Madame Noire

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House passes Rep. Esty's STEM Education Act … - Meriden Record-Journal


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House passes Rep. Esty's STEM Education Act …
Meriden Record-Journal
STEM education is critical to preparing our students for high-demand careers in engineering, manufacturing, and information technology,” Esty said in a statement. “I've heard time and time again from manufacturers and small business owners that it's ...
What a young girl can learn from Utah women about STEM education and careersDeseret News
STEM Act to aid tech studentsNewbritainherald
Rep. Paul Cook Votes To Expand STEM EducationHighland Community News (subscription)
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Albuquerque company wins STEM education award - Albuquerque Business First (blog)


Albuquerque company wins STEM education award
Albuquerque Business First (blog)
“We are honored to have AfterMath's work recognized by the National Summer Learning Association,” AfterMath Education CEO/COO Cynthia Kaiser said in a statement. “We work hard to provide high-quality programming that consistently yields increases in ...

Libraries Support STEM Education with Open Access - Texas A&M University


Libraries Support STEM Education with Open Access
Texas A&M University
More than 150 years later, members of the Texas A&M University Libraries are championing those initiatives by providing Open Access scholarly literature to a West Texas school district in an effort to support STEM (Science, Technology, Education, and ...

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Wilderness Internships Part Of Students' STEM Education - CBS Local


Wilderness Internships Part Of Students' STEM Education
CBS Local
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) - Denver teens are trading sidewalks for mountain trails for a month this summer as part of a wilderness preservation internship. Six Denver School of Science and Technology students are participating in The Nature ...

Colorado BioScience Association Recognizes Amgen Foundation's $25000 ... - MarketWatch


Colorado BioScience Association Recognizes Amgen Foundation's $25000 ...
MarketWatch
DENVER, Jul 21, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) is honored to recognize the Amgen Foundation's grant of $25,000 to the Colorado BioScience Institute (CBSI) in support of the Research Experience for Teachers ...

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The American Way: STEM Education - Huffington Post (blog)


The American Way: STEM Education
Huffington Post (blog)
Wouldn't that be more prudent than the current practice of outsourcing to fill STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) jobs? According to the Department of Labor, only five percent of our workforce is currently in fields associated with ...

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Miss America Goes to Washington - U.S. News & World Report


Miss America Goes to Washington
U.S. News & World Report
... with Miss America Nina Davuluri this week to talk science, technology, engineering and math education. The Miss America Foundation and Davuluri – herself a science grad from the University of Michigan – have made STEM learning one of their platforms.

Youths experience STEM education at week-long camp - Lexington Dispatch


Youths experience STEM education at week-long camp
Lexington Dispatch
Bailey Webster (from left), 11, Connor Apple, 9, and Ben Blankenship, 10, complete some last-minute building Friday on their LEGO NXT Mindstorms robot before entering it into Challenge No. 1, the Cow Pusher Challenge, at Davidson County Community ...

Dr. James J Hirstein

Professor of Mathematics

The University of Montana

james.hirstein@umontana.edu

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