8 Missouri Universities Share $5M Grant for STEM RecruitmentThe National Science Foundation is giving a $5 million grant to be shared by eight Missouri universities to encourage more minorities to get STEM degrees.
North St. Louis Charter School Is A First For MissouriHawthorn Leadership is an all-girls public STEM school.
For The Love Of ScienceThe school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.
Washington U. to Sponsor All-Girls Charter SchoolA new charter school for girls in St. Louis will focus on math, engineering and technology while trying to close the gender gap in the male-dominated hard sciences.
Getting Girls Interested in STEM CareersEight St. Louis area engineering companies joined forces with a Catholic preparatory high school this week to get more women interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers.
Universities Receiving Less Funding for Science, EngineeringWith all the talk of the “knowledge-based economy” being America’s future, the National Science Foundation suggests state government is going the wrong way.
High Ridge Woman Charged With Stealing From Fenton BusinessJessica Harris worked as an office manager, stole money over six year period authorities say.