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Posted on: January 26th, 2021

Rise Scholarships Provide Innovative Lifelong Support to Help Students Change the World!

What would you do if you could join a global community of future leaders and receive $500,000 in benefits throughout your life? This is the question Rise, a program from Schmidt Futures and the...

Posted on: January 26th, 2021

Skills Not Taught in School That Students Will Learn From The Modeling The Future Challenge

Schools are working extremely hard to keep up with the ever-changing standards for education. This evolution is a wonderful thing. However, even their best efforts can’t teach certain skills. That...

Posted on: January 26th, 2021

Amazing Rube Goldberg Machines!

The Rube Goldberg competition is a fun contest with a lot of history. The first competition was held over 70 years ago in 1949 between two rival fraternities. As engineering students, the two frat...

Posted on: January 13th, 2021

MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge brings unique twist to math modeling competition

STEM, or science, technology, engineering, and math, continues to be a major focus in education, and for good reason. LinkedIn projected that "85% of jobs that will exist in 2030 haven't been...

Posted on: January 13th, 2021

Four essential life skills students will learn from competing in academic competitions

Academic competitions are becoming extremely popular for good reason. They are a great way to subsidize learning and help students fill in the gaps missing from their school's regular curriculum....

Posted on: January 13th, 2021

Help Astronauts Thrive on the Moon

Many people dream about what it would be like to live in space, but NASA is already hard at work figuring out the logistics of how to do just that. Even with modern technology sustaining life in...