We are already passionate about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), but what's the best way to spark that fire in the next generation? How can we help them become the innovative machine builders and control engineers of the future? "STEM to the Core" explores the initiatives and ignites the debate about how to do STEM right. Join the conversation.
Submitted by scechowski on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 16:52
Many movements have been started to generate more interest in STEM, especially in female and minority students. The good news is that those efforts are beginning to pay off and giving hope to the future.
Submitted by scechowski on Mon, 03/25/2013 - 04:27
If you have yet to read Managing Editor Aaron Hand's post from last week "A Little Tirade About Science Education," I suggest giving it a glance. This science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)-related post seems to have hit home for several of our readers.
Submitted by scechowski on Thu, 03/21/2013 - 11:59
In this blog, we often tend to focus on new developments for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs, and improved education for student interest. I was talking to my friend last week who just finished his most recent tour overseas for the U.S.
Submitted by scechowski on Tue, 03/05/2013 - 10:56
If you’re unsatisfied with the paycheck you take home and love warm weather, then you should read into how the demand for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) jobs has continued to rise in Florida over the past few years.
Submitted by scechowski on Tue, 02/19/2013 - 12:00
The article will discuss how recent graduates in the automation and controls field used web-based tools to find their first jobs out of college and how those same tools are helping them overcome on-the-job challenges at their new positions.
Submitted by scechowski on Mon, 01/28/2013 - 14:18
In an article written last week by Brian Gaines, CEO of MdBio Foundation, the recognition of the state's schools as the best in the nation for the fifth year in a row for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education by Education Week was not seen as an achievement, but...
Submitted by scechowski on Mon, 01/21/2013 - 10:41
Instead of just working to develop an educational program, Maplesoft will take additional steps to show how new technology can address key challenges within STEM programs in its webinar "Challenges and Solutions for STEM Programs" on Jan. 30 at 9 a.m. CST.
Submitted by scechowski on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 11:49
measurement and control company, National Instruments (NI), presented how its LabView system design software powers its consumer robotics platform Lego Mindstorms EV3 at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
Submitted by scechowski on Fri, 01/11/2013 - 14:38
This is an article that was submitted to us by IMTS that discusses efforts Wheeling High School in Wheeling, Ill., are making towards preparing its students for future careers in manufacturing. John Gross, editor and publisher of manufacturing news, suggests that if other communities were to adopt similar programs, the...