STEM
New Look at the Leaky Pipeline
New Look at the Leaky Pipeline
Bob Grant | Feb 20, 2015
Academic science no longer loses more women than men, a study shows; STEM fields are losing male and female PhDs equally.
STEM Graduates Branch Out
STEM Graduates Branch Out
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Jul 15, 2014
Most science, technology, engineering, and math degree-holders seek jobs unrelated to their academic disciplines, according to a report.
STEM Students Benefit from Active Learning
STEM Students Benefit from Active Learning
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | May 14, 2014
Classroom techniques that require student involvement boost grades more than traditional classroom lectures, an analysis finds.
Campus Considerations
Campus Considerations
Matthew Tuthill | Mar 1, 2014
Career options and research opportunities at two-year colleges are often underappreciated.
New <em>Science</em> Journal to Launch
New Science Journal to Launch
Jef Akst | Feb 12, 2014
The American Association for the Advancement of Science, publisher of the journal Science, announces plans for a new digital open-access publication, Science Advances.
Retaining Female Scientists
Retaining Female Scientists
Tracy Vence | Feb 12, 2014
Efforts that encourage women to pursue STEM careers surpass those aimed at keeping them in those fields, according to the U.K. House of Commons Science and Technology Committee.
Ada Lovelace Day
Ada Lovelace Day
Abby Olena | Oct 15, 2013
Scientists around the world celebrate the computing pioneer by focusing on women in STEM.
Science Salaries Lag Behind
Science Salaries Lag Behind
Jef Akst | Sep 27, 2013
Of the STEM fields, biology and chemistry positions tend to pay less than jobs in technology, engineering, and math, according to a new survey.
Opinion: The Successes of Women in STEM
Opinion: The Successes of Women in STEM
Karen Purcell | Jan 23, 2013
Women have come a long way, but roadblocks remain
STEM Bill Passed by House
STEM Bill Passed by House
Dan Cossins | Dec 5, 2012
A bill that would increase visas for foreign-born, US-trained science and engineering graduates passes in the House, but is unlikely to get through Senate.