Tag Archives: STEM

Intel Looks Back on a Year of Partnership and Progress with OUSD

A little over a year ago, in May 2015, Intel announced a partnership with the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) to raise student awareness of the opportunities available in computer science and engineering—and to lay the groundwork for further studies … Read more >

Moving from Red to Green

Across the globe, corporations, researchers, and national organizations are studying the reasons behind the declining number of degrees in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields. The number of STEM graduates is declining across the board – especially for women … Read more >

So What Does Girls’ Education Have to Do with Musical Pumpkins?

Yesterday was not your normal day at the office.  I learned how to make a musical instrument out of a pumpkin. To kick off Intel’s celebrations of the UN’s  International Day of the Girl, we hosted a great group of … Read more >

The Future is Bright

Teenager. It’s a word that can inspire angst for even the most experienced parents. They’re rowdy, rebellious, rambunctious, and generally difficult to deal with. But if you’d been in our nation’s capital just yesterday, you’d have seen the word “teenager” … Read more >

Getting Girls Involved in Science

This post was written by Samantha Scibelli, a finalist in the 2013 Intel Science Talent Search, the nation’s most prestigious pre-college science competition. Intel STS alumni have made extraordinary contributions to science and hold more than 100 of the world’s … Read more >

Growing Up with Science

This post was written by Sara Volz, a finalist in the 2013 Intel Science Talent Search, the nation’s most prestigious pre-college science competition. Intel STS alumni have made extraordinary contributions to science and hold more than 100 of the world’s … Read more >

How 10,000 Parents Will Inspire Future Scientists and Engineers

How can parents influence under-represented minorities to pursue or complete a STEM education? The fact is that while more students from all racial backgrounds are entering college with an interest in STEM, the vast majority of these students either complete … Read more >