Recruiting for STEM

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Undergraduate Recruitment Specialist, Jonathan Hoster, joins Admissions Live from Syracuse University’s L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science for an important discussion about recruiting students into science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

Taken from the live broadcast, July 3, 2012.

Topics discussed during the LIVE broadcast include:

  • The State of STEM in Higher Ed
  • Recruitment Challenges
  • Recruitment Opportunities
  • US Educate to Innovate Program
  • High School Partnerships
  • Retention in STEM
  • Must-attend STEM Events
    … and much more

RESOURCES/LINKS

Encouraging STEM Students Is in the National Interest via The Chronicle of Higher Education
http://chronicle.com/article/Encouraging-STEM-Students-Is/132425/

President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/eop/ostp/pcast

Education to Innovate Program to Improve Participation in STEM
http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/education/educate-innovate

USA Science Fest and other regional events are doing a great job generating excitement around STEM.
http://www.usasciencefestival.org

At the Society for Science Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, 1500 students from 70 nations demo their projects.
http://www.societyforscience.org/isef

STEM solutions in Dallas provided excellent dialog around STEM education and employment.
http://usnewsstemsolutions.com

Math & Science for Minority Students hosted at Phillips Academy provides 3 enriching pre-college summers.
https://www.andover.edu/SummerSessionOutreach/MathScience/Pages/default.aspx

NCSSSMST is an excellent resource for #STEM recruiting.
http://www.ncsssmst.org

 

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