STEM EDUCATION - Higher Education

South Korean Police Arrest Suspect in University Explosion

by Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press | June 13, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea — South Korean police on Tuesday detained a 25-year-old graduate student f [...] Read more

Urban High School Students Present Original Science Research

by Lois Elfman | June 12, 2017
Last Thursday afternoon, approximately 100 New York City high school students presented origina [...] Read more

Arkansas School Gets $11M for Infectious Disease Research

by Associated Press |
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services agency is awarding the Uni [...] Read more

Survey: Hiring on Upswing for Recent College Grads

by A.K. Brunini | June 8, 2017
Employers are expected to hire five percent more recent college graduates this year, according [...] Read more

MIT Gets $140M Donation from Anonymous Alumnus

by Associated Press | June 7, 2017
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is getting a $140 million donati [...] Read more

Universities: Trump Climate Decision Creates Uncertainty

by Associated Press | June 1, 2017
BOULDER, Colo. — A consortium of U.S. universities that manages the National Center for Atmos [...] Read more

Experts See Early STEM Exposure as Key to Fortifying Cybersecurity

by Ya-Marie Sesay | May 18, 2017
If students were exposed to STEM earlier in life, the nation’s cybersecurity could be improve [...] Read more

University of Illinois Cancels Scientist Talk After Backlash

by Associated Press | May 17, 2017
URBANA, Ill. — The University of Illinois has cancelled plans to host a talk by Nobel Laureat [...] Read more

Study: Teacher Prep Programs Failing to Thoroughly Cover Subject Matter

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | May 11, 2017
An NCTQ report concludes that too many teacher prep programs at the undergraduate level don’t [...] Read more

NASA Recognizing Veteran Science Writer Warren Leary

by Reginald Stuart | May 2, 2017
Leary is set to be formally inducted Friday into the elite “Chroniclers,” a program at NASA [...] Read more

University of Illinois Statue Honors Women in Engineering

by Associated Press | April 30, 2017
URBANA, Ill. — A new statue on the University of Illinois’ campus honors women in engineeri [...] Read more

Engineer Set to Take Over New York State University System

by Associated Press | April 24, 2017
ALBANY, N.Y. — An entrepreneur and engineer who has worked in government and is in the Nation [...] Read more

New Mexico Nursing Board Puts College on Notice

by Associated Press | April 12, 2017
SANTA FE, N.M. — Santa Fe Community College won’t be able to accept any new students into i [...] Read more

Martin Learned to be Game-Changer Off the Field

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 6, 2017
Although he was the first Black football player at North Carolina State University, Dr. Marcus [...] Read more

Leading Educators: All Students Need Data Analytics Courses

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | March 30, 2017
The growing need for college graduates who are versed in data analytics is emphasized in a new [...] Read more