Tag: science and engineering

Why It's Important for Students to Learn How to Code

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Founder and CEO, SEEK Foundation, Inc.

Even if you're not planning to be a science major, coding is an incredibly valuable skill to learn before heading off to college. Here's why! read more

Women's History Month Spotlight: Peggy Whitson

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Peggy Whitson is one of the most influential female astronauts in history. Celebrate Women's History month with us by learning about her! read more

So Many Engineering Majors: Which One Is Right for You?

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Freelance Writer

So you want to study Engineering? You have a ton of options for what to major in. Here's a breakdown of just a few of the choices you have! read more

Top 10 Reasons to Major in Computer Science

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Emeritus Professor of Computer Science, Otterbein University

Want a cutting-edge career that's also marketable in any business environment? Consider Computer Science! read more

How to Evaluate a Science Program

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Thinking about majoring in a STEM field? Here's what to consider during your college search in order to get the most out of your academic experience. read more

Why Materials Science Is Awesome

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Materials Science is the study of stuff. And since many things are made out of stuff, the major has a lot to cover. read more

The Many Branches of Ecology Majors

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Student, Wellesley College

"Ecology" as a general major is just the beginning. A little bit of digging reveals tons of education and career possibilities. read more

What to Expect in a Criminal Justice Career

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Freelance Writer

Bottom line? Real police work is not "as seen on TV." read more

How and Where to Teach Yourself Web Development and Programming

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Freelance Writer

Thinking of taking a DIY approach to learning web development and programming? Smart idea. This is how to do it. read more

Why I Became a Teacher: Erin Denniston, Elementary School Science Coordinator

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Science Specialist, McDougle Elementary School

Ask any teacher and they'll tell you: education is a calling. Here they share their stories of how and why they decided to become educators. read more