February 28, 2012 In late March, Advancing Science Serving Society (AAAS) held a conference on issues related to STEM, with an emphasis on male minority populations. Senior Economist Nicole Smith discussed opportunities for minorities and women in STEM fields and occupations.
February 21, 2012 100Kin10, an organization charged with the, goal of training 100,000 STEM teachers in the next 10 years, held its partner summit in late February. Center Director Anthony P. Carnevale spoke on a panel of experts about the future of STEM and the findings of our STEM report, released last fall. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan gave the…
February 13, 2012 President Barack Obama called on Congress Monday to create an $8 billion fund to train community college students for high-growth industries, part of his broader pitch to make higher education more affordable for all Americans. Download
February 15, 2012 Senior Economist Stephen Rose spoke to a group of business leaders, members of the New Hampshire state legislature, and others about the economic recovery. Later in the day, he shared his research with a group of college presidents and deans of 17 New Hampshire colleges.