Encouraging Latino Students to Enter Science Careers

While the recent March for Science attracted 1,700 marchers in San Antonio, many scientists believe that encouraging Latino students to enter science careers is a critical step for the future. Encouraging youth to enter these careers is not only an important step for...

4-H Camp Takes Flight

Middle school students have a reason to smile as a 4-H Camp takes flight. At the Benton County Fairground, a dozen 4-H campers laughed as the glider planes they built from balsa wood flew and did loops, or crashed in epic style. The camp is being put on for students...

Where a STEM Education Can Take You

In the global, knowledge-based economy of the 21st century, careers involving Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) are of increasing importance, and so is an awareness of where a STEM education can take you. Success in these fields will be...

High School Science Academies are a Growing Trend

Across the United States, high school science academies are a growing trend.  Special academic programs for science technology, engineering, and math are aimed at training high school students to be future workers in high tech positions. In northern New Jersey,...