stem http://ripr.org en Brown Student Group To Host A Panel Discussion About Women In Science http://ripr.org/post/brown-student-group-host-panel-discussion-about-women-science <p>A student group at Brown University will host a panel discussion about women in science this evening. It’s open to the public. The panelists will talk about the rewards and challenges of navigating a career in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM for short.</p><p></p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:31:30 +0000 Ambar Espinoza 30268 at http://ripr.org STEM Program Gets a Boost from State http://ripr.org/post/stem-program-gets-boost-state <p>Dr. Robert Ballard, the oceanographer famous for discovering the wreckage of the Titanic, speaks at Pilgrim High School in Warwick Monday, where state officials are scheduled to announce a $500,000 grant to expand his JASON Learning program.</p><p></p><p>JASON is a nonprofit organization that teaches more than two million students every year about science, technology, engineering and math. The grant funding will expand its operation in 16 Rhode Island school districts.</p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 12:14:56 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 22438 at http://ripr.org