Navigation Links
Action now can help avoid the coming shortage of math and science grads

In 1975, the United States was third among all nations in the percentage of 18-to-24-year-olds who earned science and engineering degrees. Today, it ranks 17th, behind Taiwan and South Korea, Ireland and Italy. Unless that slide in scientific competency is reversed, the nations economic welfare and security will be threatened.

That was the conclusion of a report issued in May 2004 by the ......

Full article >>> o their economic growth. They are better prepared to offer their best and brightest educational opportunities, and careers, at home.

For many years we have benefited from minimal competition in the global science and engineering labor market, but attractive and competitive alternatives are now expanding around the world, said Warren M. Washington, chairman of the National Science Board.
Full article >>> ess leaders are supportive because they forecast a national shortage of skilled workers perhaps as soon as 2006.

If were going to have these highly skilled folks in sufficient numbers, the ability to grow our own is going to be more important, UW System President Kevin Reilly said.

Whether its an extra year of math and science in high school or a focused program such as Project ......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Tom Still 01/17/05


Related biology technology :

1. Setting up the laboratory to avoid contamination
2. IP infringement - avoiding liability for officers & directors
3. Efforts to avoid friendly fire spawned ancestor of todays RFID
4. Wireless wizardry coming to the small screen
5. Federal grant-winning tips coming to Milwaukee
6. Extreme Entrepreneur Tour coming to Fox Valley
7. DEMO 2006: A sea change is coming
8. Nair joins Alfalight; Prill coming to Journal Sentinel interactive media
9. Can tech people be business leaders? Upcoming seminar may have the answer
10. State of biotech, medical device sector is focus of upcoming conference
11. Telecom issues are among focus of upcoming western Wisconsin conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:12/8/2016)... , ... December 08, 2016 , ... ... FrontPanel SDK that provide essential device-to-computer interconnect using USB or PCI Express, announced ... FrontPanel support. The FOMD-ACV-A4 is a small, thin, SODIMM-style module that fits a ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... , ... December 08, 2016 ... ... the commercial launch of flexible packaging for their exceptionally efficient human mesenchymal ... system extends RoosterBio’s portfolio of bioprocess media products engineered to radically streamline ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... , Dec. 8, 2016  HedgePath Pharmaceuticals, ... that discovers, develops and plans to commercialize innovative ... shares of common stock were approved for trading ... begin trading on the OTCQX, effective today, under ... for the OTCQX market, companies must meet high ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... ACEA Biosciences, Inc. presented ... expansion clinical trial for its lead drug candidate, AC0010, at the World Conference ... was to determine the safety, antitumor activity, and recommended phase II dosage of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:12/5/2016)... , Dec. 5, 2016  The Office ... today published "Can CT Scans Enhance or Replace ... the potential of supporting or replacing forensic autopsies ... CT scan. In response to recommendations ... is exploring using CT scans as a potential ...
(Date:11/29/2016)... BOSTON , Nov. 29, 2016 BioDirection, ... rapid point-of-care products for the objective detection of concussion ... the company has successfully completed a meeting with the ... company,s Tbit™ blood test Pre-Submission Package. During the meeting ... Tbit™ system as a precursor to commencement of a ...
(Date:11/22/2016)... According to the new market research report "Biometric ... Signature, Voice), Multi-Factor), Component (Hardware and Software), Function (Contact and Non-contact), Application, ... is expected to grow from USD 10.74 Billion in 2015 to reach ... and 2022. Continue Reading ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):