Blogs

After a YouTube Rant and an Online Campaign, Lego Designs Female Figurines

A YouTube Video and a handwritten letter by two different, special young girls inspires an online campaign that sends a very strong message to the makers of Lego figurines.

AME Announces New Scholarship For Students Interested in Manufacturing Careers

The Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME)’s scholarship funding arm, AME Institute and Kronos Incorporated recently announced a new scholarship for students interested in manufacturing careers.

Lego and National Instruments to Overhaul STEM Education in America

Lego invests in redesigning the STEM revolution. They have maintained a relationship with National Instruments for over 20 years with the purpose of bringing hands-on learning to children in science, technology, engineering and math disciplines and continue to push for modern learning styles.

How Demographics Affect Careers in STEM

How does your gender, marital status and family affect a career in science, technology, engineering and math?

Time to Play at STEM Marbles Museum

If your child loves to learn, has the tenacity to be a leader and the kind of passion that inspires other students to get involved in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), than check out the STEM Play Corps at Marbles Kids Museum.

How to Double Your Engineering Grads

University of Utah Doubles Engineering Grads in Support of High-Tech Job Growth

Automobiles of Tomorrow: Let the Judging Begin!

Valeo Innovation Challenge experts and independent scientists have begun reviewing the projects of 1,412 students from around the world.

MakerBot Calling All Talented Interns

The 2014 MakerBot Summer Internship Program invites college and grad-level engineering, manufacturing, production, customer support, sales, marketing, public relations, software and business development students to explore the desktop 3D printing industry.

ASCO Numatics Scholarship Program Awards $10,000 to STEM Students

U.S. students pursuing a degree in engineering are invited to apply for this program that awards $5,000 scholarships to two students and an additional $1,000 grants to those student's college engineering departments.

4FX Design, CimQuest INGEAR Enhance FIRST Robot Competitions

In this blog entry, Rob Spiegel, senior editor of automation and control for DesignNews, discusses a fullproof system developed by 4FX Design that used alternative software solutions from CimQuest INGEAR to help students program do-it-yourself robots.