Items Tagged with 'STEM'


School reaches finals in national STEAM competition

March 2, 2018
Students from the area are traveling to New York as finalists in a national competition produced by a global technology giant. Read More

STEM-related degrees aren’t the future

January 12, 2018
Crain's Detroit Business recently reported Gov. Rick Snyder is going to propose making coding a foreign language credit in high schools. Read More

Grand Rapids is 26th 'best metro' for STEM pros

January 11, 2018
A new report ranks Grand Rapids as the 26th “best metro” in the U.S. for STEM professionals. Read More

Change Ups: New Catholic elementary school to have STEM focus

January 5, 2018
St. Robert Catholic School will be a new independent Catholic elementary school scheduled to open in Ada in the fall of 2018, with a particular focus in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) curricula. Read More

College earns $1M grant for low-income STEM students

December 13, 2017
A local college has earned a $1-million grant to support its low-income STEM students. Read More

College building $15.5M STEM center

October 10, 2017
A local college is building a $15.5-million center to advance its STEM programs. Read More

College launches STEM expansion

August 14, 2017
A local Catholic liberal arts college has announced more upgrades to its campus as it enters the public phase of an ongoing $58-million capital campaign. Read More

Are you STEM savvy? Should you be?

February 22, 2017
Take this short quiz and find out: Read More

Push problem solving in STEM education

December 29, 2016
STEM — ever heard of it? I am guessing you have. The acronym for science, technology, engineering and mathematics is being funded and promoted at the federal level — and for good reason. Read More

Q&A: Keli Christopher

February 9, 2016
Keli Christopher, Ph.D. started her career as a civil engineer for the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Read More