Virginia Tech announces $1 billion 'innovation campus'
Planned near Amazon's Northern Virginia HQ2 site, the campus will host STEM graduate students next year.
Federal STEM grants reach $279 million for 2018
Federal awards surpassed President Trump's yearly mandate of $200 million for grants funding science, technology, engineering and math education.
U. of Missouri boosts STEM for rural schools with $22.4M in grants
The university anticipates new federal funding will bring STEM education to 500 educators and nearly 30,000 students in high-need areas.
ISTE releases first-ever multi-disciplinary K-12 STEM guidelines
The competencies are intended to give all K-12 teachers, regardless of subject, a base for instructing computer science.
DHS injects $21.5 million into national STEM and cybersecurity curricula program
The National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center will receive 5 years of funding to expand its reach to a projected seven million new students.
Cryptocurrency firm opens 'Ripple for Good,' a STEM and fintech philanthropy
Cryptocurrency giant Ripple Labs is allocating more than $100 million to jumpstart a new philanthropic institution.
New York illuminates career options for students with new website
“Paths to the Professions” is a new website to help students scout career paths in more than 50 professions.
Cyber-physical systems program to debut at University of Virginia
Through $3 million in funding from the National Science Foundation, a new program will train graduate students in cyber-physical and IoT systems.
Blockchain is now a senior capstone course in North Carolina community colleges
The new course uses IBM's already freely available zero-to-blockchain curriculum, but will be taught by Wake Tech professors.