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Maritime Aquarium joining national coalition to improve STEM training

The aquarium is joining 40 others in the ranks of 100Kin10, a national organization dedicated to solving the STEM teacher shortage by 2021.

Sacred Heart University to establish STEM teaching program

Participating students will earn a Bachelor of Science degree in interdisciplinary STEM and a Master of Arts in teaching.

University of Bridgeport rolls out STEM on Wheels mobile laboratory

The STEM on Wheels vehicle is a former Greater Bridgeport Transit bus that was retrofitted with a $75,000 grant from the Connecticut Health & Educational Facilities Authority.

Developer proposes STEM school for 723-acre IBM Somers site

Evergreen Ridge LLC presented plans to the Somers Town Board for what company principal Tim DiScipio described as a “world class” private high school.

Suite Talk: Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson CEO Marie Reger

Reger talks about the Girl Scouts' focus on developing leaders, its embrace of STEM and the organization's beloved cookies.

University of Bridgeport adds online version of analytics and systems graduate...

The University of Bridgeport’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business is launching an online version of its Master of Science in Analytics and Systems program in the fall 2018 semester.

New innovation director named at University of Bridgeport

Gary W. Plourde will manage the university’s CTNext grant to cultivate innovation, entrepreneurship, technology transfer, and commercialization for the school and its partner institutions.

TOMRA to sponsor all-female research voyage into oceanic plastic pollution

Shelton-based recycling vendor TOMRA has been named as a Title Sponsor for an expedition through an area known as the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch.”

Former Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch starts new journey as Discovery Museum...

Former Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch is off on a new adventure, this time as executive director of the Discovery Museum.

Omnikal to offer STEM scholarship program for African-American males

Omnikal has teamed with Norwalk Community College to create a scholarship program to encourage African American males to pursue studies in the STEM field.

Educators work to steer more females to STEM careers

Sacred Heart University is addressing both the educational question and the role model question through a $1.2 million National Science Foundation grant to expand its STEM education curriculum.

Lower Fairfield County earns dismal scores in STEM job survey

New data analysis finds the region tied in last place for quality engineering universities.

Iona receives $649K grant to foster STEM scholars

With the award, Iona will create a program that will give scholarships to students majoring in chemistry or computer science with high financial need and academic aptitude.

WCA to recognize five Women in Tech award winners

Five accomplished women from STEM fields will be recognized by the Westchester County Association on Oct. 20 as part of its third annual "Women...

Grant enables Sacred Heart STEM majors to consider teaching

Education grant will assist undergraduate science, technology, engineering and math students who want to pursue teaching in those fields.