STEM EDUCATION - Higher Education

Researchers Seek Key to Success of STEM Students at HBCUs

by Gia Savage | August 22, 2017
Research being conducted by The Center for the Advancement of STEM Leadership (CASL) may show t [...] Read more

University of Memphis Lands its Largest Research Contract

by Associated Press | July 27, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The University of Memphis has landed the largest research contract in the sc [...] Read more

3 Rowan University Diversity Programs Awarded NSF Grants

by Monica Levitan | July 26, 2017
Three programs at Rowan University with goals to promote diversity and equality for underrepres [...] Read more

Indian River State College Breaks Down Math as Barrier to STEM Success

by Monica Levitan | July 24, 2017
Indian River State College (IRSC), a community college in Florida, created a new approach to he [...] Read more

Yoga Utilized to Assist Young Girls on Coding Path

by Ya-Marie Sesay | July 20, 2017
HowGirlsCode “Mind, Body, and Coding” summer camp, held on the campus of University of Mary [...] Read more

University of Missouri Research Institute Closes Amid Cuts

by Associated Press | July 18, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. — The University of Missouri System has closed its $10 million medical research [...] Read more

Diversity Pacesetter Maryam Mirzakhani Dies

by Emil Guillermo | July 17, 2017
Stanford professor Maryam Mirzakhani, first and only female winner of prestigious Fields Medal [...] Read more

House Reaches Deal to Greatly Expand GI Bill

by Hope Yen, Associated Press | July 13, 2017
WASHINGTON — Congressional Republicans and Democrats have reached initial agreement on the bi [...] Read more

Alabama Program Aims to Recruit Hispanic Nurses

by Associated Press | July 9, 2017
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama is launching a program to increase the number of [...] Read more

CCNY, UTEP Team Up to Increase Hispanic Faculty in STEM

by Gia Savage | July 6, 2017
City College of New York and the University of Texas at El Paso have joined forces in an effort [...] Read more

24 Colleges Each Get $1M Grant to Boost STEM Programs

by Monica Levitan | June 29, 2017
Two Virginia universities — Radford University and Virginia Tech — are among 24 schools tha [...] Read more

Marshall University to Fire Professor in Kickback Scheme

by Associated Press | June 27, 2017
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The termination process has begun for a university professor who recently [...] Read more

Experts: Minority Successes Don’t Mean an End to STEM Diversity Issues

by Ya-Marie Sesay | June 25, 2017
Panelists discussed the state of STEM from the diversity viewpoint last week at the National Sc [...] Read more

Ex-Florida State Star Myron Rolle Ready to Begin Med School Residency

by Joe Reedy, Associated Press |
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Myron Rolle has accomplished many things on and off the field. His bigges [...] Read more

Former University of Montana President to Earn $119K as Chemistry Professor

| June 19, 2017
MISSOULA, Mont. — Former University of Montana President Royce Engstrom will earn $119,000 a [...] Read more