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White House to reorganize STEM education programs

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The United States has become a global leader, in large part, through the genius and hard work of its scientists, engineers and innovators. Yet today, that position is threatened as comparatively few American students pursue expertise in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)—and by an inadequate pipeline of teachers skilled in those subjects. President Obama has set a priority of increasing the number of students and teachers who are proficient in these vital fields.

Read more at http://www.ed.gov/stem.

Call for Nominations for 2014 Awards

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Nominations for The Engineers’ Council 2014 Engineering Awards are now open. Nomination forms for the Outstanding Engineering Achievement Merit, Distinguished Engineering Achievement, Distinguished Engineering Educator, Distinguished Engineering Project, John J. Guarrera Engineering Educator of the Year, and William B. Johnson International, Interprofessional Founders Memorial awards are available in the Banquet section.

The Council Welcomes a New President

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By unanimous vote, the Engineers’ Council has elected Sonja Domazet to serve as President for the 2013-2014 two-year term. Sonja has been a member of the Board for several years representing the Society of Women Engineers and Northrop Grumman Navigation Systems.

Salute to 2012 Council Scholarships Winners

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Every year, the Engineers’ Council recognizes future engineering students of superior scholarship and exemplary character as part of our mission to promote engineering as a viable career option, provide a stronger workforce in all fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), help create a technologically literate people/society, and provide students with the skills they will need to thrive in a technological society.

Congratulations Local VEX Winners

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The Council congratulates the Eagle Engineering Team 1138 from Chaminade High School for their Design Award win at the Robodox / SMI VEX Gateway Challenge and wishes them good luck at the 2011-2012 VEX Robotics High School World Championship.

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