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Posted byon May 17, 2012 at 9:24 AM EDT
Gabriel Valdivia explains how mentors helped him develop skills to become a programmer.
Posted byon May 15, 2012 at 3:48 PM EDT
The President acknowledged and thanked the families of those who have fallen, and highlighted the courageous acts of those we lost
Posted byon May 15, 2012 at 11:30 AM EDT
Negin Singh shares and spreads her love of all art forms.
Posted byon May 14, 2012 at 2:10 PM EDT
This edition of "For the Win" spotlights Erin Adams, a high school freshman whose time collecting canned food for charity helped her realize the importance of service.
Posted byon May 12, 2012 at 4:21 PM EDT
President Obama and Vice President Biden honor the winners of the 2012 National Association of Police Organizations TOP COPS award for law enforcement officials at the White House.
Posted byon May 7, 2012 at 1:10 PM EDT
The struggles he encountered in the past while taking an interest in STEM, coupled with his current research in computer science for his doctoral program, Sina Bahram is an active agent of change for increased accessibility to and success in STEM.
Posted byon May 7, 2012 at 1:05 PM EDT
With a confidence and a little practical assistance, Henry Wedler is convinced careers STEM are just as attainable for Americans with disabilties. A grauduate student at the University of California, Davis, Henry is living proof of that assertion, as he works toward his Ph.D, in organic chemistry.
Posted byon May 7, 2012 at 1:00 PM EDT
For Chrisitine Reich, Director of Research and Evaluation at the Museum of Science, Boston, a passion for inclusion drives the efforts she and her staff take in making sure people with disabilities especially, leave places like museums and classrooms inspired and better able to take part in STEM.
Posted byon May 7, 2012 at 12:55 PM EDT
At IBM, Dimitri Kanevsky, researcher staff member for Speech and Language Algorithms, firmly believes technology and innovation will be the fundamental achievements that allow for true equality in STEM.
Posted byon May 7, 2012 at 12:45 PM EDT
Virginia Stern has been working to change the probability of success and raise expectations for people with disabilities who are interested in, learning about or working in STEM environments.