Today, the National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals (NOGLSTP) is proud to announce the winners of its 2018 recognition awards for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) professionals in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). The NOGLSTP Recognition Awards will be presented during the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting in Austin, TX on Feb. 18. NOGLSTP is an affiliate of AAAS and will organize events, including the awards ceremony, to advocate for LGBTQ in STEM at the AAAS Annual Meeting.
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NACAC launched its STEM College and Career fairs in 2016 to give students interested in science, technology, engineering, and math an opportunity to explore and gather career and college information. We sat down with Anika Kwinana, NACAC’s assistant director of National College Fairs, programs and services, to talk about what’s special about STEM fairs. Continue reading Putting Energy in STEM
Small Business Expo Releases its 2018 Nationwide Small Business Tour Nearly 100,000 Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs Expected To Register Continue reading Small Business Expo Announces the 2018 Business Tour!
Kesha Williams, Software Engineer for Chick-fil-A, shares her thoughts on the importance of mentoring, coding to young people and a sneak peek into her tech talk topic: What Humans Can Learn From Machines, ahead of her exciting talk at Women of Silicon Valley 2018 on March 21 & 22. Continue reading Women of Silicon Valley
Dr. Kate Biberdorf is chemistry professor at the University of Texas at Austin and is particularly known for developing explosive demonstrations! Continue reading Explosive Science with Dr. Kate Biberdorf
Nearly 100,000 Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs Expected To Register
Small Business Expo, the most anticipated business-to-business trade show, conference and networking event has released its 2018 multi-city small business tour schedule. Continue reading Small Business Expo Releases its 2018 Nationwide Small Business Tour
MathCON is expanding its education, entertainment and social hub for math enthusiasts by launching a mathematics-themed Photo Contest, a YouTube series called ‘Math with Ayhan’ and an engaging blog including resources for both students and teachers nationwide. Continue reading MathCON expands Education Hub with Photo Contest, YouTube Series ‘Math with Ayhan’
STEMCON is excited to announce Shaesta Waiz, Founder & Pilot Dreams Soar, Inc., as the official 5th Annual STEMCON (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Conference) keynote speaker in Rosemont, Ill., at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare near downtown Chicago, on April 20, 2018 from 8 am to 4 pm. Continue reading STEMCON Announces Keynote Speaker Shaesta Waiz, Founder & Pilot, Dreams Soar, Inc.
The Center for Minorities and People with Disabilities in IT (CMD-IT) presented Georgia Tech with the first annual CMD-IT University Award for Retention of Minorities and Students with Disabilities in Computer Science. The University Award recognizes US institutions that have demonstrated a commitment and shown results for the retention of students from underrepresented groups in undergraduate Computer Science programs over the last five years. The award, sponsored by Microsoft, is focused on the underrepresented groups African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanics, and People with Disabilities. Continue reading Georgia Tech Received CMD-IT University Award for Retention of Minorities and Students with Disabilities in Computer Science