Stem

STEM is an acronym referring to the academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The term is typically used in the USA when addressing education policy and curriculum choices in schools from k-12 through college to improve competitiveness in technology development. It has implications for workforce development, national security concerns and immigration policy.MINT (mathematics, information sciences, natural sciences, and technology) has a similar meaning.
Posts about Stem
  • Why Social Insights Aren’t Enough

    … wasn’t worthwhile because replicating drinks was just too complicated without the proper ingredients, tools, and recipes readily available. So drinking at a local bar or restaurant was much more appealing. Armed with these insights, Altitude uncovered opportunities to improve the at-home, drink-making experience and an innovative new app–Stem…

    Mary C. Long/ AllFacebook- 19 readers -
  • Typography Terminology: Apex to Swash and the Gadzook In Between

    …, stems and bowls. Terminal – The end of any stroke that doesn’t include a serif; includes ball terminals (circular in shape) and finials (curved or tapered in shape). Vertex – The point at the bottom of a character where two strokes meet. x-height – The height of a typical character (excluding any ascender or descenders) Janie Kliever provided the second infographic for Canva with some additional detail. Click on it to visit their article for an in-depth view of each. © 2014 DK New Media. …

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 20 readers -
  • Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through community service

    … for the Atlanta Food Bank Kids In Need program event, which provides school supplies free of charge to teachers in low-income schools. And Fabian Elliott, from our ads team in Chicago, helped organize Google volunteers in the Windy City to help middle school students practice compassion by writing letters to children struggling with terminal illnesses. He…

    Emily Wood/ The Official Google Blog- 5 readers -
  • First look at the MarTech 2015 San Francisco agenda…

    … with work in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art. He is an innovator who has blended computer science, art, design, and leadership — an inspiration for marketing technologists thriving at similar intersections — who’s shared his unique perspective with audiences at TED and the World Economic Forum. I am incredibly psyched to have…

    Scott Brinker/ Chief Marketing Technologist- 15 readers -
  • Geek Chic — Talking Tech with Albany Irvin

    … Last month I had the pleasure of meeting fellow tech fan Albany Irvin when she was a speaker at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women. Irvin is a host at QVC and is a public speaker for STEM programs (science, technology, engineering and math). She was a chemistry and biology major in college and is also a Zumba instructor. Irvin’s passion…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Techin Social- 12 readers -
  • Women Who Code

    … found out that boys called themselves “developers” for doing the exact same thing she did. Hee! She stayed interested through the years and has learned as much as she could. She’s currently a product manager at IBM. She wants to facilitate great work and remove barriers. She sounds pretty badass. Jada Hawkins is a junior at Barnard College…

    Lisa Barone/ Overit- 10 readers -
  • Raising Social Capital Is a Key to Small Business Marketing

    … on STEM education are two examples of how brands relay a socially responsible message. When brands leverage their power to do good via media, it creates buy-in from the communities they target, and elevates its social capital. Small businesses face the same quandary as big brands about advertising. Is it really worth the financial capital to run ad…

    Street Fightin Social Twitter- 18 readers -
  • 8 discoveries from our marketing technologist survey

    …, Sheldon Monteiro — the marketing technologist CTO of SapientNitro — took the initiative to design a survey with Decision Analyst, a market research firm. SapientNitro sponsored this effort — and provided 3 iPad Minis for the drawing. We asked the chiefmartec.com community to participate — readers like you and attendees at the recent MarTech conference…

    Scott Brinker/ Chief Marketing Technologist- 24 readers -
  • Facebook Diversity: Progress, More Work To Do

    … is that we've begun to make progress. We have a long way to go, but we're absolutely committed to achieving greater diversity at Facebook and across the industry. Partnering with the Anita Borg Institute and the National Center for Women & Information Technology to support the careers of technical women. Expanding our "Facebook University…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 7 readers -
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