Wednesday, September 20, 2017

WOMEN IN TECH

WOMEN IN TECH

Sarah Thebaud, University of California, Santa Barbara | Today, November 19, marks Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, an opportunity to celebrate and raise awareness about women entrepreneurs around the world. Entrepreneurship is arguably crucial for job creation and economic...

Investment Will Allow Coursera to Scale its Technology and Course Offerings to Reach More People Worldwide - Mountain View, CA – July 10, 2013 – Coursera, a leading massive open online course (MOOC) platform, today...

There are often substantial gaps between the idealized and actual versions of those people whose work involves providing a social good. Government officials are supposed to work for their constituents. Journalists are supposed to...
STEM

Sapna Cheryan, University of Washington Many science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) areas now show a gender parity – women earn about half of the undergraduate degrees in biology, chemistry and mathematics. This, however, is...

The Pittsburgh Chapter of the ASA participated in the 2015 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), which was held in the Pittsburgh convention center May 10–15. The ISEF is the largest pre-college science...

by Seth Fiegerman, courtesy mashable - Laurene Powell Jobs generally stayed out of the spotlight while her husband Steve Jobs ran Apple, but since his passing, she has emerged occasionally to promote immigration reform and...

In celebration of Fair Use Week, we wanted to help spread the word about your rights.  Additionally, check out the website for more insight - take advantage of the self-teaching tools offered, here: FairUseWeek.org Click...

Lehigh Carbon Community College recently announced a $1.58 million endowment for technology scholarships from donors Lisa Scheller and Wayne Woodman. The college also announced the naming of the Lisa Scheller-Wayne Woodman Community Services Center. The...

When Tesla Motors' long-delayed Model X -- designed to blend the best of a sport utility vehicle with the benefits of a minivan -- starts deliveries to customers in late 2015, Tesla will gain...

Peter Chou, HTC's CEO since 2005, is stepping away from the post into a new role as Head of 'HTC Future Development Lab'. Chairwoman Cher Wang will take over as the company's new CEO....

by TiA Staff Here are the top 10 and you'll find the Top 100 below. Global research and advisory firm Universum recently culled its data to find the 100 most attractive employers for engineering students. How? They...

by Emilie Doolittle (courtesy tibbr) Poor Ivan from IT keeps an economy-sized bottle of antacids at his desk to help him deal with the stress. It’s gotten so bad that he’s developed a nervous habit...