Science, Technology, Engineering & Math

Online Hub Feeds Biology Faculty Resources to Help Students Learn

A big phase is done in a cross-institutional project to bring math and biology experts together for interdisciplinary teaching.

Universities Draw Big Bucks for Nanoscale Research

Sixteen universities have been named to lead research centers to study nanoscale science, engineering and technology.

Collaborative Aims To Plot Pathways for Women of Color in STEM

A consortium of 10 colleges and universities and nine non-profits is taking on the challenge of getting more women and girls of color involved in science, technology, engineering and math fields.

U Michigan Mixes Physics Modeling with Big Data

The University of Michigan will be mixing supercomputer simulations with big data.

Pearson Launches Third Annual Student Coding Contest

Pearson is holding its third annual student coding contest, which challenges college students to develop new learning applications that integrate with Pearson products.

Universities Host Drone Competition

Two universities will be hosting drone events at an upcoming air race.

Southwestern Michigan College to Use 3D Visualization in Science Classrooms

The college in Dowagiac, MI, will install Sensavis's The 3D Classroom software in every classroom of its newly renovated science center.

New Arizona State 'Future of Innovation' School Wants Students 'To Make a Difference'

Arizona State University has introduced a new school that examines how innovation operates within the maelstrom of technology and society.

Big Data Research Project Looks for Answers to Questions Nobody Knows to Ask

A computer science researcher at an Illinois institution is working on algorithms to help computers apply artificial intelligence to figure out what important answers are buried in big data — even though the users may not know what questions to ask.

Olin College-Built SnotBot Soon To Start Collecting

The partnership between Olin College and the Ocean Alliance intended to use drone technology — the "bot" — to collect samples of blow — the "snot" — from whales has succeeded in reaching and exceeding its Kickstarter goal of $225,000.