The Ultimate Sport for the Mind, 2013 FIRST Robotics Competition Championship
With team names like “Killer Bees,” Bionic Barons” and “More Martians,” a dedicated following of high school-aged “techies” happily sacrifice hundreds of hours of their spare time to conceive, design and build some very sophisticated robots and their futures.
Read more about these extraordinary students and their robots in a Chrysler Group LLC blog by Betty Carrier Newman.
Cisco’s Patrick Finn, Senior Vice President, Public Sector, joined U.S. President Barack Obama and 9 other leading U.S. technology companies and education nonprofits to launch US2020at the White House Science Fair.
US2020 is an all-hands-on-deck initiative that aims to connect more science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) professionals to students from kindergarten through college.
Numbers of women in engineering, physics and computer science are on the decline in Korea
SEOUL, March 7, 2013 /3BL Media/ – In the first gender benchmarking study of its kind, researchers have found that numbers of women in the science, technology and innovation fields are alarmingly low in the world’s leading economies, and are actually on the decline in others, including the United States. South Korea’s low ranking in the study results reflects a substantial underrepresentation of females in public and economic life.
New App is the single source for emerging thought leadership for Corporate Real Estate, Facility Management, Human Resource, and Supply Management
GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Successful executives make informed decisions requiring data and insight at their fingertips. The Innovation & Insights mobile app released today by Sodexo, is the single source for emerging thought leadership for Corporate Real Estate, Facility Management, Human Resource, and Supply Management professionals.
MERCED — For Bezait Ali, coming to the University of California, Merced, and studying environmental engineering looked like a window to her future.
The school opened in 2005, the newest UC campus. And the College of Engineering had just received a $1 million grant from PG&E, which meant funding for new facilities like the Engineering Service Learning Lab and other student projects.
Sappi Fine Paper North America, which operates paper mills in Westbrook and Skowhegan, has pledged $100,000 over the course of four years to support a University of Southern Maine program that prepares students for the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
The Pioneers Program, established at USM in 2011, is the first college-level program of its kind in the state, according to a media release from Sappi.