Event Notices From Oct. 25-27The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Wayne State Changing Undergraduate STEM Teaching TechniquesWith 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.
Consumers Energy Hires Michigan Company For New Wind ParkConsumers Energy says it has signed a contract with Southfield-based Barton Malow Co. for engineering, procurement and construction services at its $255 million Cross Winds Energy Park, a 105-megawatt wind farm in Tuscola County. The contract is subject to approval by the Michigan Public Service Commission.
HR Notices From Sept. 3The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom news from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
UM Engineering Students Attend 'Boot Camp'More than 200 engineering students gathered around and watched in anticipation as the machine began working. Step after step it went through a chain of events, until finally -- "pop" -- a ping pong ball launched ten feet in the air and landed successfully into a basket.
LTU's Biggest Gift Ever, $20M, Will Create STEM CenterLawrence 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.
GM To Grant $300,000 Towards STEM Education In MichiganGeneral Motors Co. will grant Project Lead The Way programs in Michigan with a $300,000 three-year renewable commitment.
Grand Valley Engineering Students Graduate, Showcase ProjectsMore 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.
Grand Valley STEM Graduates Help Drive EconomyGrandville 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.
Harley Ellis Devereaux, Detroit Students Explore Construction, Architecture and Engineering IndustryFor the fourth year in a row, a group of Harley Ellis Devereaux’s staff have participated in the Architecture, Construction and Engineering Mentor Program as volunteer mentors that are practicing professionals within those fields.
First Class Graduates From WSU's Collaboration With Chinese UniversitiesOn May 9, 12 Chinese students were the first to graduate from Wayne State University's 3+2 program - a partnership with several Chinese universities.
ESD Urges STEM Education Authority, More And Earlier STEM EducationThe looming shortage of engineers and scientists in the United States is a frequently told story. Concrete measures to solve the shortage? Not quite as frequently discussed. Enter the Engineering Society of Detroit Institute, which has issued five recommendations for a sustainable, collaborative Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics blueprint in order to help fill the pipeline.
CIMdata Provides Strategic Consulting for Embraer’s Enterprise PLM ProgramCIMdata Inc., the Ann Arbor-based PLM strategic management consulting and research firm, Thursday announced its strategic role in Embraer’s next generation PLM initiative.
Pratt & Miller Engineering Web Site LaunchPratt & Miller Engineering has launched an updated and redesigned company Web site at www.prattmiller.com.
Event Notices From April 17The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups