Capital Area United Way Awards Grant To Young Women's STEM ClubWomen make up just 11 percent of engineering employees, according to the National Council for Research on Women. And only 4.1 percent of girls asked about their career expectations plan to go into a STEM career. A group of Lansing women is trying to change that.
ITEC Gets Grant From ComericaThe board of directors of the Comerica Charitable Foundation has approved a $500 grant in support of technology classes at the Information Technology Empowerment, a Lansing nonprofit offering classes in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Lansing ITEC Gets $7,500 Grant From PNC FoundationThe Information Technology Empowerment Center in Lansing has been awarded a $7,500 grant from the PNC Foundation to improve skills for at-risk Lansing K-12 students in after-school programs and summer camps in science, technology, engineering and math.
Dart Foundation Grant Helps Train Tomorrow’s Scientists & EngineersThe Dart Foundation recently reaffirmed its long-term partnership with Lansing's Information Technology Empowerment Center with a $15,000 contribution to support ITEC programs for at-risk youth.
Consumers Energy Foundation Helps Build Tomorrow’s Scientists & EngineersThe Information Technology Empowerment Center and the Consumers Energy Foundation are partnering in an effort to empower Lansing K-12 students in after-school programs and summer camps designed to increase interest and proficiency in science, technology, engineering and math through innovative, IT-based tools.
Lansing's ITEC Sets Summer Tech Camps For KidsThe end of the K-12 school year is approaching, and the Information Technology Empowerment Center in Lansing has the solution for parents who want to keep their budding astronauts, engineers, programmers and recording artists sharp all summer long: technology summer camps.
Community Partners Join To Empower Lansing StudentsHelping Lansing’s students improve their math scores just got a little easier, thanks to a partnership between the Information Technology Empowerment Center and Jackson National Life Insurance Co.
Lansing Sets STEM Week CelebrationThe new three R’s are spelled S-T-E-M. STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and math, and the Information Technology Empowerment Center (ITEC) is partnering with more than a dozen community groups to kick off Lansing’s first STEM Week, Nov. 26-30.
Event Notices From November 19The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
Insurance Company Fires Up Lansing Tech Education With Grant
ITEC Upgrading Lansing's Adult, Youth Computer SkillsLansing's Information Technology Empowerment Center Thursday announced a new program of two-hour adult computer literacy classes -- and a $45,000 grant to help turn on Lansing-area youth to science and math careers.
Lansing Partnership Provides Tech Empowerment, OpportunityIn the time of year when giving is on nearly everyone’s mind, Lansing's Information Technology Empowerment Center and local business partners are working to share empowerment and hope with local families in a nontraditional way: With technology.