People Online resource offers resilience training for academic women in STEM fields
Arizona State University researchers are rolling out a pioneering resource that
offers online personal resilience training for women in science, technology,
engineering and math (STEM) fields. The CareerWISE resource provides a fresh
approach to retaining women in STEM. The focus is to strengthen women’s skills
to manage whatever personal and interpersonal challenges arise along the way to
completing STEM graduate degrees and entering careers. The new site will be
launched at a Nov. 4, 2010, press conference at the National Science Foundation
in Washington D.C.
Oct 27, 2010, 20:49
National News Learn How Engineering Alliance Can Increase Student Engagement
Engineering Alliance, a program of student competitions and leadership activities designed for the PLTW curriculum, was developed through a partnership with Project Lead The Way (PLTW), the Technology Student Association and SkillsUSA. EA is offering a free open viewing of all EA components from November 2 – November 4, 2010.
Oct 27, 2010, 01:12
National News Global Iris Identity Leader Secures $40 Million Round of Funding
Hoyos Corporation (Hoyos), formerly Global Rainmakers Inc. a Puerto Rico
based intellectual property holding company and advanced R&D
laboratory, recently announced that it has secured a $40 million round
of investment funding led by one of the company’s primary shareholders and a
private equity partner.
Oct 14, 2010, 23:06