STEM EDUCATION - Higher Education

University of Maryland Receives $220 Million Donation

by Joseph Hong | October 4, 2017
An alumnus broke records at the University of Maryland on Wednesday when his foundation gifted [...] Read more

2 Ohio Colleges Apply for Medical Marijuana Testing

by Associated Press | September 27, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Two colleges have applied to handle testing for Ohio’s nascent medical mar [...] Read more

Virginia Tech Professor Charged with Fraud in Grant Funding

by Associated Press | September 26, 2017
ROANOKE, Va. — A Virginia Tech professor has been accused of defrauding the university and th [...] Read more

Czech Appeals Court Upholds Hijab Ban at Nursing School

by Associated Press | September 19, 2017
PRAGUE — A Czech appeals court has upheld a lower court ruling that went against a Somali stu [...] Read more

West Virginia State Working to Add New Engineering Degrees

by Joseph Hong | September 13, 2017
West Virginia State University is likely to be one step closer to starting its stand-alone engi [...] Read more

New Trial Ordered in Suit That Saw $1M Award for Ex-student

by Associated Press | September 4, 2017
LINCOLN, Neb. — The Nebraska Supreme Court has ordered a new trial in a former nursing studen [...] Read more

Scholar: Graduate Research Internships a Resource to Fill STEM Workforce Gap

by Erick C. Jones | August 30, 2017
Expanding opportunities for more students to take advantage of graduate research internships mi [...] Read more

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