College Tie-Ins Allow More To Join Michigan Robotics CrazeAn increasing number of students from Michigan's most financially strapped urban school districts, including Detroit and Flint, are joining robotics teams because local universities are making space and materials available at no charge.
GM Foundation Announces Buick Achievers Scholarship ProgramIt offers scholarships of up to $25,000 to students seeking auto industry-related degrees in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM), or other eligible fields related to the automotive industry.
For The Love Of ScienceThe school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.
Lawrence Tech Online Engineering Programs Among The Country's BestThe 2014 U.S. News and World Report survey of the best online college programs for veterans ranked the Southfield-based university 17th in the country.
Michigan To Boost Efforts For Auto Industry JobsThe state's senior automotive adviser will outline details of a 30-year strategic plan that aims to elevate Michigan's status as a global auto industry leader.
Program Preps High School Students For Technical CareersThey're training students to fill the skilled workers gap in Michigan.
UM-Flint Invests In Growing Engineering Program Engineering enrollment has doubled since 2008 and now stands at 320 students.
Five Michigan Universities Get NSF Grant To Boost Minority STEM SuccessThe 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.
Wayne State Grad One Step Closer To Dream Of Space CareerElizabeth Barrios says her career dream officially began when she was just 10 years old on a trip to NASA's Kennedy Space Center. Now, she's graduating from Wayne State and off to get her Ph.D.
Event Notices From Dec. 6-8The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
Wayne State's GO-GIRL STEM Education Program Taking ApplicationsWayne 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.
LTU Hosts Nov. 19 Microsoft YouthSpark STEM Education Event
50 Companies Ready To Hire 500 At Sterling Heights Career FairEmployers from the metro area will be ready to meet and interview hundreds of candidates for experienced and entry-level career opportunities at the Sterling Heights Career Fair.
Honeywell, NASA Bring 'Hip Hop Physics' To Rochester Hills, ManisteeHoneywell (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.
Event Notices From Oct. 25-27The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.