The debate over discovery versus applied science is a dead end
..This week in Halifax, leading scientific minds are meeting to participate in an important process for the government of Canada as it re-charts its policy direction in support of fundamental science. Science Minister Kirsty Duncan charged an independent..
IPolitics.ca (subscription). Oct 20, 2016 19:48 UTC
Associate of Applied Science in HIT prepares students for a variety of jobs
..Look no further than the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Health Information Technology (HIT). “Health Information Technology is an ever-evolving field,” HIT Director Tresa Ryan said. “Some degrees only train you to do one thing, but HIT opens..
West Plains Daily Quill. Oct 14, 2016 05:12 UTC
Cutting-edge science: UMass, state formally launch $150M life..
..AMHERST — Cutting-edge research that scientists believe could help keep people healthy and create a significant economic boost for the region is taking place..GazetteNET. Oct 23, 2016 04:01 UTC
300-plus girls discover career options during 20th annual math-science event at MTSU
..Keynote speaker Dr. Rhea Seddon did not realize it at the time, but her words were directly aimed at Zeina Ahmad and probably dozens more girls attending the 20th annual Expanding Your Horizons in Math and Science Conference at MTSU..Schneider..Wgnsradio. Oct 23, 2016 14:40 UTC
Program prepares Northeast students to maintain turbines
..A program at Northeast Community College in Norfolk is the only one in Nebraska that offers an associate's degree of applied science in wind energy. prev. next. NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) — The wind energy program at a northeast Nebraska community college is..Sioux City Journal. Oct 23, 2016 11:11 UTC
UMass Amherst Launches Institute for Applied Life Sciences
..The opening of the Institute for Applied Life Sciences (IALS) at UMass Amherst was celebrated today by Massachusetts life science industry leaders and state and university officials during a day-long event, celebrating a $150 million investment to..UMass News and Media Relations. Oct 21, 2016 19:36 UTC
WATCH: Here's a Hyperloop pod levitating for the first time..
..A student-designed Hyperloop pod, measuring 4.2 metres (14 feet) long, levitated for the first time this week in the US, creating hope that the design will be..
ScienceAlert. Oct 22, 2016 22:58 UTC
Report: More women in engineering, computer science at GW
..But the University's average for women in these majors is double the national numbers at 42 percent for engineering degrees and 38 percent for computer science degrees. David Dolling, the dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science, said in..GW Hatchet (subscription). Oct 21, 2016 19:31 UTC
Knights pledge $500 million to University of Oregon for academics, science construction
KATU. The university is calling the proposed new complex the “Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact.” The university's plan is to deploy people and programs dedicated to applied science that can “ensure that our best ideas and..The Register-Guard. Oct 18, 2016 04:51 UTC
CWU Ready to Help Students Affected by Closure of ITT Technical Institute
..CWU's Information Technology and Administrative Management (ITAM) Department is ready to accept unfinished ITT Technical degrees. Since 2004 the Bachelor of Applied Science program in IT Management has welcomed transfer students with applied,..
Central Washington University. Oct 21, 2016 18:03 UTC