Archives: engineering

STEM Programs and the Shortage of Future Scientists and Engineers

Recent reports show that we have a shortage in students majoring in the the STEM areas: science, technology, engineering and mathematics. But why? What’s the problem? And how are high schools and universities working to combat the issue?

STEM Programs and the Shortage of Future Scientists and Engineers

Recent reports show that we have a shortage in students majoring in the the STEM areas: science, technology, engineering and mathematics. But why? What’s the problem? And how are high schools and universities working to combat the issue?

Women Engineers in WWII and Today

Today on “All Sides,” we’ll hear about the 900 young women recruited as Cadette engineers at Curtiss-Wright airplane plants around the country. The author of a new book about aviation history has a personal stake in the story. Hear from her and two of the actual WWII Cadettes, and learn the current status of women engineers in the United States.

Women Engineers in WWII and Today

Today on “All Sides,” we’ll hear about the 900 young women recruited as Cadette engineers at Curtiss-Wright airplane plants around the country. The author of a new book about aviation history has a personal stake in the story. Hear from her and two of the actual WWII Cadettes, and learn the current status of women engineers in the United States.