Interdisciplinarity in Laboratory Teaching from Both Sides, Now | #education | #technology | #training

Introduction Interdisciplinarity is a “knowledge view and curriculum approach that consciously applies methodology and language from more than one discipline to examine a central theme, issue, problem, topic, or experience” (Jacobs, 1989). In undergraduate teaching laboratories, interdisciplinary approaches teach students how to draw from diverse scientific disciplines, methodologies, and techniques…

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Newport High School student wins statewide competition with Muhammad Ali t-shirt design | #education | #technology | #training

Brandon Harris (Photo from Newport Schools) Newport High School graduating senior Brandon Harris placed first in a statewide competition for a striking T-shirt design featuring a stirring quote from famed boxer and Kentucky native Muhammad Ali. The T-shirt designed by Harris, who just graduated from Newport and plans to study…

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NSF-funded project aims to enhance STEM graduate training in sustainable transportation | #education | #technology | #training

The University of California, Riverside, has received a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation to train STEM graduate students to conduct research focused on sustainable transportation, with the aim to speed up the transition to low-carbon fuels, such as electricity and hydrogen.  Mathew Barth. Led by Matthew J….

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How to write a cybersecurity job posting | #education | #technology | #training

The cybersecurity talent shortage is a major problem. Sixty percent of organizations struggle to recruit cybersecurity staff, and 52% struggle to retain qualified people, according to a Fortinet report. “I’m not seeing a lack of talent available for entry-level jobs, the problem is in the five-to-10-year experience level,” said Helen…

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Supporting teacher-scholars with services and technology – St. Cloud State TODAY | #education | #technology | #training

When Iyekiyapiwin Darlene St. Clair started her career as an educator, she taught the way she was taught: “That I was to be the expert but not necessarily a skilled teacher.” Through her multiple roles as associate professor of American Indian Studies, director of the Multicultural Resources Center and as…

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Meet The Changemakers That Prove Immigrants Make America Great | #education | #technology | #training

Meet The Changemakers That Prove Immigrants Make America Great Several It is no secret that innovation and business creation are fundamental to a healthy economy. Businesses less than five years old create an average of 1.5 million new jobs for Americans yearly. In the U.S, immigrants, in particular, play an…

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Success by design – MSU Denver RED | #education | #technology | #training

Old car dashboards. Incandescent lamps. Warm, soft light. Those were the evocative elements that industrial designer Schuyler Livingston and the team at Link Product Development prioritized on their mood board as they designed the OneClock, a sleek, audiophilic, analog timepiece that’s raised nearly $2 million in crowdfunding campaigns. “It’s emotion;…

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NSF-funded project aims to enhance STEM graduate training in sustainable transportation | #education | #technology | #training

The University of California, Riverside, has received a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation to train STEM graduate students to conduct research focused on sustainable transportation, with the aim to speed up the transition to low-carbon fuels, such as electricity and hydrogen.  Mathew Barth. Led by Matthew J….

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Program Officer, Learning & Innovation – United States of America | #education | #technology | #training

DT Global is a fast-growing international development organization that focuses on improving the capability, capacity, and effectiveness of development programming in complex global environments. Working across a variety of sectors – including Economic Growth, Environment & Infrastructure (inclusive of energy, climate change, and water, sanitation, and health), Governance, Human Development,…

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Evaluation of a multicomponent intervention to shorten thrombolytic door-to-needle time in stroke patients in China (MISSION): A cluster-randomized controlled trial | #education | #technology | #training

Abstract Background Rapid intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) for acute ischemic stroke (AIS) is crucial for improving outcomes. However, few randomized trials of interventions aimed at reducing in-hospital delay have been carried out in China. We aimed to evaluate the effect of a multicomponent intervention on thrombolytic door-to-needle time (DNT) of AIS…

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KCTCS, KentuckyWired complete first college site transition in Somerset | #education | #technology | #training

VERSAILLES, Ky. – The Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) recently completed their first college site transition to KentuckyWired and its gigabit broadband network at Somerset Community College. The KentuckyWired network will allow KCTCS access to enhanced technology services for educational advancement and community outreach. “A primary goal of the…

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Hostess Brands appoints Darryl Riley as company’s chief sustainability officer | #education | #technology | #training

Hostess Brands, Inc., a leading sweet snacks company, announced that Darryl Riley has been appointed to the newly created position of chief sustainability officer, effective immediately. Riley, who most recently served as senior vice president, Quality, Food Safety and R&D, will report to Andy Callahan, president and CEO of Hostess Brands. “As Hostess Brands…

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14 Badgers recognized among ‘Most Influential Asian American Leaders’ in Wisconsin for 2022 – Diversity, Equity & Inclusion – UW–Madison | #education | #technology | #training

Fourteen members of the UW–Madison community were honored by Madison365 in its annual list of Wisconsin’s Most Influential Asian American Leaders. A nonprofit online news publication, Madison365 has published annual power lists recognizing Wisconsin leaders from different racial and ethnic groups since 2015. The purpose of the lists is to…

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This Program Is Empowering the Next Generation of Computational Thinkers | #education | #technology | #training

In 2015, the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust set out to develop a computational thinking (CT) and coding education initiative of world-class standard, based on up-to-date teaching tools and proven pedagogy. Funded by the Trust, in partnership with the Education University of Hong Kong, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and…

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Diligent Invests in Local Tech Talent as It Launches Its New Baltimore Hub | #education | #technology | #training

Training and access to entry-level jobs in tech sales and customer success provided by Diligent and SV Academy BALTIMORE, July 05, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Diligent, the global leader in modern governance providing SaaS solutions across governance, risk, compliance and ESG, today announced the launch of its new hub in Baltimore, along with…

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GM expands EV first responder training | #education | #technology | #training

General Motors is working to expand its efforts to educate public safety, fire, and emergency service providers in the U.S. and Canada on electric vehicle (EV) safety. GM’s EV First Responder Training program “offers unique material and hands-on experiences that can help increase responders’ awareness of procedures to help maintain…

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Perry County Students Improve Accessibility at Local Park Through UK’s CARAT-TOP Program | #education | #technology | #training

Video produced by The University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health (UK CERH). To view captions for this video, push play and click on the CC icon in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen. If using a mobile device, click on the “thought bubble” in the same area. HAZARD, Ky. (July…

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UNI releases Spring 2022 graduation list | News, Sports, Jobs | #education | #technology | #training

CEDAR FALLS — New Alumni were added to the roster of graduates of the University of Northern Iowa. Names of area students honored as Spring 2022 Graduates of UNI Include: Malory Henze, of Albion, Master of Arts, Community Health and Recreation; Abigail Johnson, of Buckingham, Bachelor of Arts, Communication Disorders;…

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