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Discover some of the weirdest buildings hiding in plain sight in our country's cities, remote wilderness, and surprising places in between. Wherever they're located, a lot of careful planning and engineering goes into making these [...]

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Job Spotlight: Advertising Account Executive

Advertising account executive is a fancy title for a person who helps ensure a successful marketing campaign for a client by being the contact between the client and ad agency. Twenty-first century skills like creativity [...]

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5 Top STEM Intelligence Careers

Using technology to gather, analyze, and decipher information to protect the United States from attack is the job of all who pursue intelligence careers. Many opportunities exist for students with STEM skills interested in intelligence [...]

5 Top STEM Dietary Careers

Dietary careers are growing as they now include a wide variety of jobs that all involve food in one way or another—and who doesn't love to eat? Opportunities ranging from food preparation to the scientific [...]

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When Will I Ever Use This?

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A Student Guide to Understanding Credit

Understanding credit can be tricky - and even once you understand credit, it can be difficult to apply the things you've learned. We recommend talking to a financial expert to lay out an individual plan. [...]

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Top 15 Benefits of a STEM Education Revisited

STEM scares many students because it is perceived as being too difficult and - tragically - boring. Clear up the misconceptions and check out these benefits of a STEM education. The truth is that STEM encompasses the [...]

5 Cool Math Jobs That Pay Over $50,000 Per Year

"When will I ever use math?" You may not think jobs that involve math would be relevant to your future dream career, but many fascinating math careers do exist. See if any of these five fascinating cool [...]

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How Do I Get There?

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10 Great STEM Books to Put on Your Summer Reading List

School may be out, but the learning doesn't have to stop. All you need is a great summer reading list -- and we have a few ideas to get you started. Nothing completes a day [...]

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5 Reasons to Thank Your Teacher During Teacher Appreciation Week

It's the first full week of May, which means warmer weather, longer days, and the beginning of Teacher Appreciation Week! While the immense worth of educators should be recognized every day of the year, it's [...]

Job Spotlight: Desktop Publisher

Publishing can be done very professionally by a desktop publisher thanks to the many tools computer hardware and software provide. The ability to see how words and images can best be arranged on a page [...]

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Job Spotlight: Launch Engineer, Fluid Systems

By | October 13th, 2016|Featured, How can I do what I love?, Real World, STEM - Engineering|

If you love making things go fast or just go boom, listen up: Launch engineer, fluid systems could be the job in the space industry for you. The launch engineer is the architect behind how [...]

5 Famous Women in Engineering

By | September 20th, 2016|Is there a place for me?, STEM - Engineering|

Learn about some famous women in engineering who reached new heights for female professionals in STEM. As women in engineering are encouraged to follow their career dreams, it is important to remember the female engineers [...]

Rethinking Sustainable Building

By | August 23rd, 2016|Featured, Real World, STEM - Engineering|

Discover opportunities to create eco-friendly change with a career in sustainable construction. The future of construction lies in sustainable building as the need to take care of the Earth becomes more pressing. Though this industry requires STEM professionals [...]

4 Must-Ride Roller Coasters for Summer 2016

By | June 22nd, 2016|Featured, How can I do what I love?, Real World, STEM - Engineering, Video|

Summer has arrived, and with it, theme park season. That means it's time for roller coasters that take you to the edge and leave you screaming for more. Every summer crazier and crazier rides hit [...]

Job Spotlight: Theme Park Architect

By | June 7th, 2016|Career, Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Maker, STEM - Engineering|

Become a theme park architect and an amusement park can be your office. Well, not every day, but in many ways this is true. Being a theme park architect (or theme park designer) is a [...]

Job Spotlight: Extreme Architects

By | May 25th, 2016|Career, Education, Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Integrator, STEM - Engineering|

Most people don't typically think of architecture as a radical career choice, but some of the structures built by extreme architects couldn't be described any other way. In order to achieve new heights, it's necessary [...]