Topic: STEM

Schools Must Do More to Keep Students in STEM

June 15, 2016
Classroom

A desire to enter STEM-related fields just isn’t enough. We must put real-world research problems to students so that they learn science from being in the game.

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Texas Needs More Diversity in STEM, and This is How to Do It

Aug. 24, 2015
Textbooks

It’s back to school time, and this year as in some years past, there has been an increased emphasis to include more women and underrepresented minorities in science, technology, engineering and math. But if we truly want to get more women and underrepresented minorities into STEM fields, we need to do more. And not just about funding. We have to do more to build the Texas STEM pipeline.

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ExxonMobil Foundation Donates Record Matching Gift Amount

May 4, 2015
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The ExxonMobil Foundation has donated nearly $1.5 million to UT Austin to help boost business, engineering and geosciences programs and support the foundation’s mission to encourage women and minorities to pursue careers as scientists and engineers. 

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I'm an Engineer and I Love Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. I am Not a Geek

Dec. 3, 2014
I'm an Engineer and I Love Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. I am Not a Geek

The "geek" language seems to be everywhere when we talk about science, technology, engineering and math, often referred to as STEM.

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UT Austin Receives ExxonMobil Foundation's Matching Gift Check

May 1, 2014

The ExxonMobil Foundation has donated nearly $1.5 million in new gifts to The University of Texas at Austin, representing the company's matching contribution of $3 for every dollar that its employees and retirees have made to UT Austin during the past year.

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