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U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference Keynote Features EnCorps STEM Teachers

Published: Jun 06, 2017 – 11:35 AM EST

SAN DIEGO, Jun. 06 /CSRwire/ - EnCorps STEM Teachers Program's Executive Director, Katherine Wilcox, was a featured speaker during the 2017 U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership conference opening keynote presentations last week in San Diego. Wilcox provided an overview of EnCorps' innovative...

"Box Theory": Critically Approaching the Box

Published: May 04, 2017 – 10:55 AM EST

CHICAGO, May 04 /CSRwire/ - "Think outside of the box, for this one," I hear my teacher say. As if my writing an essay for her class isn't another way of reaffirming and reproducing the very box which we are meant to think...

Three Schools Named National Winners in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest for Using STEAM to Make a Difference

Published: Apr 26, 2017 – 02:41 PM EST

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., Apr. 26 /CSRwire/ - After months of researching, designing and developing prototypes, three schools have been named national winners in the $2 million* Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest - a nationwide competition that challenges 6th through 12th graders to use...

Xploration Station Announces Launch of Third-Annual #StudentAstronaut Competition

Published: Apr 25, 2017 – 04:30 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Apr. 25 /CSRwire/ - Xploration Station, the country's only E/I broadcast destination dedicated exclusively to STEM programming for teens and their families, announced the return of its #StudentAstronaut video contest today. This will be the third iteration of the nationwide competition tied...

New Program for Leaders of Change

Published: Apr 21, 2017 – 12:11 PM EST

LONDON, Apr. 21 /CSRwire/ - The world is changing more quickly every day, and leaders of change need to be equipped to rapidly adapt. Ashridge's new part-time MSc program explores a new approach to change and provides participants with the practical tools to...

Introducing PGS100 - 100% Sustainability Curriculum, 100% Online

Published: Mar 22, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Mar. 22 /CSRwire/ - Presidio Graduate School (PGS) is the undisputed pioneer of Sustainable Management MBA, MPA, Dual Degrees, and Certificates. The curriculum is deeply and wholly rooted in sustainability principles and a systems-thinking approach to business and policy. With the...

Enlight Foundation Commits $1M to Grow World Savvy’s Impact in Global Competence Education

Published: Feb 22, 2017 – 11:00 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 22 /CSRwire/ - The Enlight Foundation provided World Savvy with a $1M gift, which will be invested over five years, in support of the organization's work preparing K-12 students in the U.S. as global citizens. World Savvy's work ensures that all...

Presidio Graduate School Meets Challenges to a Sustainable Agenda Head On

Published: Feb 02, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 02 /CSRwire/ - Presidio Graduate School (PGS), known for its innovative Sustainable Management MBA, MPA and dual degree programs in San Francisco and Seattle, today announced its appointment of Dr. Carla Walter as the school's new Provost. This appointment, as...

New Business In Society Video Heralds Young People Vs. Corruption

Published: Dec 09, 2016 – 11:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Dec. 09 /CSRwire/ - Marking United Nations International Anti-Corruption Day (December 9), Business In Society today posted its new video, "Fighting Global Corruption - the Multi-Trillion-Dollar Global Mission" featuring young people around the world taking up that mission. Added views available...

Boston College Center For Corporate Citizenship Offers New Online Learning Program

Published: Oct 06, 2016 – 02:00 PM EST

Chestnut Hill, MA, Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship, Carroll School of Management announced it is offering a new online course titled, Corporate Citizenship 101: The Fundamentals. The course, which runs from October 31 through December 16, 2017, translates...

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