Florida A&M University and Florida State University have named Pennsylvania
State University engineering Professor Yaw D. Yeboah as the new dean of the
FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. The appointment will take effect July
With the 40th anniversary of Title IX just days away, one key area where questions about gender equity persist is STEM education and the under-representation of women in those professions.
Teenagers are often insecure about their math and science skills or discouraged by peer pressure from pursuing STEM fields; especially women and minorities
A growing number of companies are partnering with universities to form specialized programs designed to give students the experience needed to work at the company.
Source: DN Lee, Scientific American I’m still continuing my crusade to shine the spotlight on Top STEM Professionals of Color. Today, I’m sharing my list (and hyperlinks) of African-American Science Bloggers, Writers, and Tweeters. And I’m doing this in conjunction with the announcements of the 2012 Black Weblog Award categories. It’s a nice spread of […]
Despite the possible criminal fallout from taking Facebook public, and on paper making himself $19.1 billion in the process, you have to hand it to tech visionary Mark Zuckerberg — in a ruthless, Machiavellian kind of way — it’s quite an achievement to go from an idea in a college dorm room to a billion people logging on to your creation everyday.
Five or ten years ago, most law school applicants had majored in the humanities or social sciences, specifically English, philosophy, political science, history, or international relations.
America needs a workforce skilled in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), and a notable group of companies and organizations is uniting to ensure that the nation gets the message.
Despite a rosy outlook for jobs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields, many students are still hesitant to pursue those majors.
The urgent need to increase the number of young people pursuing degrees in STEM areas–science, technology, engineering and math–is a hot topic in education circles. Especially during the current economic slump, having a bachelor’s and graduate degrees in these disciplines can have a better return on investment than other areas of study.