Mind the Gap: Associations Get Creative to Grow a STEM-Savvy Workforce

Rep. Elizabeth Esty (D-CT), a leader on STEM issues in the House of Representatives, as she talks with 10th grader Riley Shreders and Larry Pomerleau, Manufacturing Technology Department chair, at Oliver Wolcott Technical High School in Torrington, Conn. From the macro of immigration reform to the micro of engaging a third-grade science class, America’s trade… Read more »

DATA Act Includes Government Travel Restrictions

On Monday, November 17, the House passed H.R. 2061- Digital Accountability and Transparency (DATA) Act of 2013. The GSA Act of 2013 language is included in this bill. This language is largely duplicative to OMB guidelines put in place in May 2012 to prevent unethical or exorbitant spending, but would extend the 70 percent reduction… Read more »

Aid Outlets for Philippines’ Relief

If you or your organization is looking to make a monetary donation to help the victims of the storm in the Philippines, here are some commonly known organizations accepting donations that will go specifically to the relief efforts.  Also, if your association is planning a program to provide help, please let us know in the… Read more »