Women in Engineering Director Recognized in 100 Women Leaders in STEM Publication
The Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin offers nationally top ranked undergraduate and graduate degrees in aerospace, architectural, biomedical chemical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, geosystems, mechanical, and petroleum engineering. With the nation's fourth highest number of faculty members elected to the National Academy of Engineering, the Cockrell School's more than 7,000 students work with many of the world's finest engineering educators…
Here’s how we can encourage more women into the STEM fields
Despite the majority of university graduates now being women, they are underrepresented in the STEM subjects. Now female leaders from around the world are coming together to discuss opportunities for collaboration.
Therapy Demystified: A Guide for Women of Color in STEM
How Empowering Women In STEM Can Spur Economic Development
It's a startling pair of statistics: When women are able to earn an income, they typically reinvest 90 percent of it back into their families and communi...
These 7 women in STEM give timeless advice to other aspiring scientists
From finding a mentor, to listening to others and just persevering - 7 women in STEM share their top tips for success.
How the bicycle changed the world for women
The wind whistles by like a gentle caress, propelling you forward, as you build up momentum. Legs begin pumping. Scenery is whooshing by, yet you glide down the road as if one with the ground. You and your bicycle are operating in perfect harmony, literally balancing on two wheels.
Towson has two of nation’s top 100 women in STEM!
National magazine recognizes Gasparich’s, Muhoro’s efforts to inspire women to enter the STEM field Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window…
Experts see STEM schools as a way to get more women in science fields
There's a big gap in the American workplace and experts say it's going to take a lot of women to fill it. Some of them say the concept behind the Hazleton Area School District's new Academy of Sciences is an effective way to start bridging the gap. Al
What you say matters: How to encourage women in STEM
Three ways our language and environment discourages women in their choices and pursuit of STEM education and careers, along with ways to overcome those issues.
How Wealth in the Hands of Women Can Change the World
Money is power. And women are getting more of both. Sherry Paul tells us what to do with it.
What's STEM Got To Do With It?
STEM learning is among the most powerful initiatives to invigorate schools in recent years. While the acronym stands for science, technology, engineering, and math, the excitement comes from vitalizing connections across those fields. In STEM, students engage in real-world problems—and solutions. STEM learning creates a context for the development of a deeper set of skills and new ways of thinking. It shows kids how they can make a difference.
What is the STEM skills gap?
New York created close to 100,000 jobs between December 2015 and December 2016 . Yet in many regions of the state the population is not growing. ( Population increases downstate and in the Capital Region/Hudson Valley , driven by the birth rate and immigration from foreign countries, are offset by upstate outmigration to other states.) This means that employers who want to fill jobs are increasingly…
10 Women Changing the Way We See the World
The leaders in science and technology have discovered 50+ is #theperfectage to do revolutionary work.
How female science, math teachers influence whether young women major in STEM fields
2016 study published in Social Problems that looks at how female math and science teachers influence high school students’ decisions to major in STEM fields.
Sex Hormones Maintain Stem Cells, May Explain Why 95% Of Supercentenarians Are Women
Emerging stem cell research suggests there may be a link between estrogen and longevity.
High school students learn about STEM careers at Society of Women Engineers event
Students from Lorain County and neighboring communities were encouraged to explore the opportunities available in the science, technology, engineering and math or STEM fields Oct. 4 at the “Careers in STEM” event.
New Guide on Undergraduate STEM Education
The Association of American Universities, which works, in part, to improve math, science, engineering and technology education for undergraduates, this week released a report on “Essential Questions and Data Sources for Continuous Improvement of Undergraduate STEM Teaching and Learning.” It includes questions to aid faculty discussions on STEM education at the course, department, division and campus level on pedagogy, scaffolding and cultural change. There are key…
‘It’s OK to fail:’ How Indiana teachers are rethinking STEM for the real world
“That’s science. That’s the nature of it,” said Kraig Kitts, a science teacher at Center Grove High School. “Sometimes we don’t know. As teachers, we have a lot of pressures that everything works, every time, 100 percent.”
KUSD - What is STEM?
An informational video about STEM & Project Lead The Way in Kenosha Unified School District.
Hudson Middle School students win $10,000 in STEM competitio...
Two teams from Hudson Middle School have swept state in the eCybermission STEM Competition winning $10,000 in savings bonds. Since the first day of school, two teams of Project Lead the Way students have been working hard on changing the world.