Contact Fatigue by the Numbers: Kettering Prof's Math Predicts Lubrication Conditions Under Heavy LoadsKettering University mathematics professor Ilya Kudish has developed the mathematical key to unlock a problem faced daily by those engaged in transferring high power or transporting heavy loads -- predicting lubrication conditions.
Awards And Certifications From December 12The latest industry awards and certifications earned by Michigan's technology-focused groups, institutions and people
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.
Deadline Soon For Wayne State Girls' Tech ProgramSince 2002, Wayne State University’s College of Education has helped prepare girls for training and careers in science, technology,engineering and mathematics (STEM) through the GO-GIRL program.
Wayne State College of Engineering Engages Middle School Girls In STEMOn May 5, the Wayne State University College of Engineering hosted 38 former participants in the Gaining Options -- Girls Investigate Real Life (GO-GIRL) program at Wayne State.
My Fair Physicist? Feminine Math, Science Role Models Do Not Motivate GirlsWomen who excel in male-dominated science, technology, engineering and mathematic fields are often unjustly stereotyped as unfeminine. But when they're feminized, their success may actually decrease girls' interest in those fields, a new study suggests.
U.S. Naval Academy Accepting Applications For Summer STEM ProgramThe academy’s Summer STEM Program is an overnight academic program designed for rising 8th-11th grade students in good academic standing who have an interest in math and science.
Kettering Offers Fixed Tuition Guarantee For 10 SemestersKettering University will offer a fixed-tuition guarantee for all undergraduate students beginning in 2012-13, becoming the first Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) university in Michigan and one of only a handful in the nation to offer the cost-saving guarantee.
Lawrence Tech Summer Camps Provide Path To Degree And BeyondThis summer, Lawrence Technological University will hold more than 20 enrichment camps to introduce high school sophomores, juniors and seniors to topics that could lead to a college major or a career.
High School Students Showcase Sustainable Ideas At GVSU EventWest Michigan high school students will display projects and ideas about energy and sustainability at Grand Valley State University’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Energy Fair Friday, Feb. 24.
Report: Greater Wage Parity, Premium For Women In STEM JobsA new report from the U.S. Commerce Department found women are still significantly underrepresented in STEM fields, impacting U.S. competitiveness.
GVSU Wins Grant To Help Science, Engineering StudentsScience and engineering students entering their last two years at Grand Valley State University may be eligible to receive assistance through a National Science Foundation grant that will allow the university to provide scholarships.
Kettering Faculty Publish New Textbooks on Math and EngineeringTwo Kettering University faculty members recently released textbooks related to their academic fields that have set new professional standards.
Metro Detroit Science Fair Showcases 1,400 Top StudentsTim Fino, director of the Science and Engineering Fair of Metropolitan Detroit, announced that 1,378 sixth- to 12th-grade students will compete next week for awards and recognition in the STEM disciplines – Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.
Wayne State Offers STEM Grads $30K To Make A Difference In Detroit