mathematics

Wayne State's Joseph Dunbar

Five Michigan Universities Get NSF Grant To Boost Minority STEM Success

The National Science Foundation has awarded a $1.32 million grant to five Michigan universities for a project that will increase the academic success of underrepresented minority graduate students and postdoctoral scholars in STEM (science, technology , engineering, and mathematics) fields, as well as women graduate students in gender-imbalanced fields.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2013

GO-GIRL

Wayne State’s GO-GIRL STEM Education Program Taking Applications

Wayne State University’s GO-GIRL (Gaining Options-Girls Investigate Real Life) program, designed to help girls build confidence, capacity and career awareness in science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines, is now accepting applications for the winter 2014 semester.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2013

Lawrence Technological University's Southfield campus

LTU Hosts Nov. 19 Microsoft YouthSpark STEM Education Event

SOUTHFIELD (WWJ) – Detroit area civic and business leaders will meet at Lawrence Technological University on Tuesday, Nov. 19, to discuss ways to get more young people involved and active in the STEM subjects of science, technology, engineering […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2013

FMA Live

Honeywell, NASA Bring ‘Hip Hop Physics’ To Rochester Hills, Manistee

Honeywell (NYSE:HON) and NASA are launching FMA Live Forces in Motion, a newly expanded version of the award-winning hip-hop physics education program that inspires middle school students to learn and enjoy math and science in a fun and memorable way.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2013

Event Notices From Oct. 25-27

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2013

sciencefix.com

Wayne State Changing Undergraduate STEM Teaching Techniques

With help from National Science Foundation funding, Wayne State University will join other universities across the country aiming to improve teaching methods in the STEM disciplines, ultimately supporting those students with an interest in STEM fields and improving their graduation rates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2013

Lawrence Technological University's Southfield campus

LTU’s Biggest Gift Ever, $20M, Will Create STEM Center

Lawrence Technological University has received a $20 million gift to support its “Proud Heritage, Bold Future” capital campaign. It is the largest cash gift in the 4,500-student private university’s 81-year history.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2013

(Courtesy Timothy Pennings)

Michigan Dog Who ‘Did Calculus’ Dies At 13

Elvis the Welsh Corgi’s skill came to the attention of his owner, a math professor, about 10 years ago.

07/31/2013

In the foreground, Grand Valley's downtown Grand Rapids engineering school complex

Grand Valley Engineering Students Graduate, Showcase Projects

More than 60 engineering students will participate in a special graduation ceremony Aug. 2 at Grand Valley State University. The graduates will join the thousands of Grand Valley alumni who are helping to drive the state’s economy with their STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) degree.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/30/2013

In the foreground, Grand Valley's downtown Grand Rapids engineering school complex

Grand Valley STEM Graduates Help Drive Economy

Grandville native Jake Hall never changed his major while in college. He knew he wanted to pursue an engineering career since his first year of high school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2013

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