Civil Engineer: Blame Communication Breakdown For Amtrak CrashEngineering Professor Allan Zarembski says communication issues likely caused the deadly Amtrak crash.
Rowan University Inspires Young Girls To Become EngineersRowan University is playing host to some 100 middle school girls over the next two days, young ladies who are thinking about careers in engineering.
Circus Makes STEM Subjects Fun For KidsThe Two Bit Circus in LA makes science, technology, engineering and math - STEM, fun.
Adding Art To STEMThe Rhode Island School of Design in particular is spearheading a national initiative to incorporate art and design - calling it STEM to STEAM.
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.
New Study Points To Problems And Solutions Training Next Generation For Tech JobsSTEM is one of the buzziest acronyms in education, but there's a lot to all the talk about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. A new study finds some critical shortfalls in the Philadelphia area, but also points to some solutions.
High Tech Training Prepares Students For JobsIn the next few years, engineers are among the top 10 jobs US employers will have a hard time filling, so preparing students accordingly is key.
Philadelphia Makes List Of Country's Biopharmaceutical HotspotsSilicon Valley was still number one -- that's a given. But Philadelphia ranked a pretty strong seventh, cited for its “diverse concentration of biopharma businesses and institutions,” including 25 medical schools.
Professor Explains Inexpensive Way To Turn Mobile Phones Into Mobile Boom Boxes When speakers aren't an option, good enough is better than not at all.
Villanova Graduates Largest Group Of Female Engineering StudentsCommencement ceremonies are being held Sunday for Villanova's graduating class and among them is the university's largest ever group of female engineering grads.
Brotherly Love: Teaching Tech To High School KidsPresident Obama has been encouraging high school students to major in engineering, science, or math. Now, a group of minority tech professionals has decided to take that one step further by giving weekend lessons to the next generation.
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