Posts tagged “NC SMT”

June 2, 2014

Premium Lock North Carolina has new tool for STEM education

NC STEM Center The new NC STEM Center is a one-stop shop for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics in North Carolina.

June 11, 2013

Premium Lock Billionaire David Murdock offers to buy rest of Dole Food

The founder of the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis makes unsolicited offer of $12 per share for the some 60 percent of the food giant he doesn't already own.

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Updated June 11, 2013

Premium Lock Study: N.C.'s, nation's STEM economy is bigger than you think

Nearly half of all jobs call for skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), according to a new Brookings Institution study. That makes North Carolina's STEM economy even bigger than previously thought.

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June 10, 2013

Premium Lock STEM economy by the numbers for Raleigh-Cary, Charlotte, Greensboro

A Brookings Institute report breaks down the STEM economy in the Raleigh-Cary, Charlotte and Greensboro-High Point metro areas. WRALTechWire Insiders get the details.

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August 20, 2012

Premium Lock Cisco helps fund STEM Web Portal Project

Efforts to create an online portal of North Carolina's education resources have been enhanced by a $25,000 grant from Cisco Systems to the NC STEM Learning Network.

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June 27, 2012

Premium Lock STEMx fuses 13 states in national education efforts

STEMx Battelle Memorial Institute and 13 state STEM education networks officially launched STEMx on Wednesday at the U.S. News STEM Solutions Summit in Dallas, Texas. North Carolina is one of the states participating in the effort.

Updated April 30, 2012

Premium Lock SMT Center recognizes North Carolina's best in STEM

The North Carolina Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education (SMT) Center has announced the recipients of their annual SMT Awards.

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March 26, 2012

Premium Lock STEM News from YouTube, Lenovo, AT&T, Google, more

STEM News YouTube, Lenovo announces Space Lab winners; AT&T commits $250 Million to education; Google, ASU team up again for Western NC Gravity Games; Opinion: Making STEM education work for North Carolina.

February 24, 2012

Premium Lock New effort launches to create NC STEM Learning Network

STEM education news  The N.C. Science, Mathematics and Technology Education Center is incorporating the NC STEM Community Collaborative in an effort to boost science, technology, engineering and math education.

Updated May 20, 2011

Premium Lock Public School Forum honors Erskine Bowles, Sam Houston

Public School Forum of North Carolina The Public School Forum of North Carolina announced this week that former UNC president Erskine Bowles and North Carolina SMT Center president and CEO Sam Houston are this year's recipients of the Dr. Jay Robinson Leadership Awards.

Updated April 25, 2011

Premium Lock Biogen Idec receives statewide award for math, science

Biogen Idec recently received the 2011 Business and industry Award from the North Carolina Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education (SMT) Center.

Updated March 31, 2011

Premium Lock Citizen Schools gives students real world job experience

Citizen Schools continues to focus more on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education in North Carolina and is looking to partner with businesses in the state to help lead apprenticeships.

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February 28, 2011

Premium Lock BTEC offers career experience in biomanufacturing

The Golden LEAF Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center (BTEC) at N.C. State University offers hands-on training for students in a growing industry in North Carolina and throughout the U.S.

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Updated February 7, 2011

Premium Lock Two N.C. students among finalists for Intel competition

The Society for Science & the Public and Intel are working to inspire students in STEM fields through a national talent search competition. The top prize certainly should provide some good inspiration.

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Updated January 24, 2011

Premium Lock New 'STEM Communities' surface in western North Carolina

A total of five counties in western North Carolina will join the BRAC Region, Davie and Lenoir counties to continue building a statewide STEM network through the NC STEM Community Collaborative.

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January 17, 2011

Premium Lock Radio In Vivo celebrates science talk in the Triangle

STEM news: Celebrating five years and more than 160 programs, Radio In Vivo continues to thrive as an important source for radio listeners interested in the latest scientific breakthroughs from area universities, institutions, and companies.

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Updated December 29, 2010

Premium Lock EE Centers pique education interest statewide

Hidden Education Treasures Environmental education principles can be used across curriculums including the areas of STEM education. Environmental Education Centers around the state await exploration this holiday season.

December 27, 2010

Premium Lock STEM Education News: Top 10 of 2010

STEM News North Carolina's STEM education efforts made quantum leaps forward in 2010. While impossible to list all of the worthwhile efforts and stories from this year, we have compiled the top 10 STEM stories on Local Tech Wire STEM News from 2010 as voted on by our editorial staff and your readership.

December 20, 2010

Premium Lock Novozymes acquires Merck's crop biotech group for $275M

Novozymes The deal is the third in the agriculture fertility space in three years for Novozymes, which operates its U.S. headquarters in N.C.

Updated December 20, 2010

Premium Lock 'Making Science Make Sense' - Bayer CropScience grows learning

MSMS The Making Science Make Sense program helps teachers teach and students learn science the way scientists do - by doing it. A new company podcast shares the importance of creating a scientifically-literate nation.

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