Announcing Our Fall 2018 STEM Scholarship Winner!
We are proud to announce Alisha LaBuda as the winner of our $500 STEM Fall Scholarship! From Phoenix, Arizona, Alisha specified in her scavenger hunt application that her educational goal was to attend college and focus on STEM education after graduating. Upon graduating from college, Alisha wishes to reach out to parts of society that […]
Space Program for Teens – Voyager Space Outreach
Guest Post by Mansidak Singh – Founder and Director of Voyager Space Outreach “The Earth is the cradle of humanity, but mankind cannot stay in the cradle forever” – Konstantin Tsiokovky, Russian Rocket Scientist It indeed is true. Mankind was born on Earth, but it was never meant to die here. This is what Space […]
Ideas for Your School – Innovate CT
Are you looking for meaningful ways to inspire innovation among your students? Look no further than InnovateCT! InnovateCT is a group of citizens trying to do positive things for the state of Connecticut by focusing on education. Made up of concerned citizens, business leaders, educators, political leaders, and entrepreneurs, InnovateCT serves as an innovative solution […]
Black Friday Deals at Career In STEM
Only one week to Black Friday - is your wish list ready? We've got some exciting offers for you this 2018 holiday shopping season! Everything in the Career In STEM store will be 20% off from Friday 11/23 to Monday 11/26. Enter coupon code TWENTY at checkout to score some awesome deals! Click below to [...]
Building Company Partnerships at reSET Flight Night
This past Wednesday Career In STEM participated in Flight Night, a shark-tank style business pitch competition hosted by reSET in Hartford, CT. Focused on social entrepreneurship, each company had three minutes to share their ideas with an audience of investors, community members, and leaders. The night featured a great lineup of pitchers, including: Bare Life […]
Postal Service Dedicated New Stamps Saluting STEM Education
The U.S. Postal Service’s STEM stamps acknowledge the role science, technology, engineering and mathematics play in keeping America a global leader in innovation. The STEM Education Forever stamps was dedicated during the 2018 USA Science & Engineering Festival at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. These stamps celebrate the role of science, technology, engineering, and […]
10 Epic STEM-themed Halloween Games!
Halloween is almost upon us! As the day draws nearer, the kiddos get more and more excited, looking forward to dressing up and getting lots of free candy! But what to do when in that time before and after trick-or-treating? What to do while your kids are coming down from that sugar high? We at […]
STEM Halloween Costumes!
Halloween is coming up fast! With the season of candy and costumes nearly upon us, the time has come to start preparing outfits for trick-of-treating! But what if you wanted to inject a bit of education into your kids’ Halloween ensemble? Turn costume shopping into a moment of learning? Here are five great STEM costumes […]
Why is STEM so Important?
Even though STEM surrounds us every day of our lives, so many people still don’t know what the acronym stands for or how big of a role it plays in our lives. STEM is an acronym that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics A recent study by Ranstad shows that over half of all […]
6 Job Skills You Should Have
Image credit: https://www.pexels.com/photo/man-and-woman-shaking-hands-1249158/ Seeking out – and starting – your first job after university can be daunting. Sure, job descriptions will give you some details as to the qualifications you need: What field your degree should be in, how much experience you need, and the like. But those same postings also tend to skimp […]