Thursday, April 10, 2014 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—Since the Wright brothers’ first flight in 1903, some of the country’s most accomplished aerospace engineers, mathematicians and scientists have had their first brush with technological innovation right in their own backyards, schools, garages and basements. Today, that tradition continues.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 8:49 am
David Savitt, an associate professor in the University of Arizona Department of Mathematics, has been chosen to receive the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor the U.S. government bestows upon science and engineering professionals who are in the early stages of their independent research careers.
Wednesday, December 25, 2013 12:44 pm
1. The U.N. decides to send more peacekeepers to South Sudan
Thursday, October 31, 2013 8:51 am
High school students who know what A = pi times r-squared is will converge on Pima Community College’s Downtown Campus this week to test their knowledge of proofs, formulas and theorems.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 8:55 am
An epidemic is sweeping the nation. Girls are at a disadvantage when it comes to success in math and science, and the future does not look bright if parents don’t act now.
Monday, July 29, 2013 10:00 pm
(StatePoint) An epidemic is sweeping the nation. Girls are at a disadvantage when it comes to success in math and science, and the future does not look bright if parents don’t act now.
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 5:28 pm
Two individuals who were members of the Common Core validation committees refused to endorse the standards. Dr. Jim Milgram, Stanford University, was the only professional mathematician and expert on content on the review committee. He has a background in writing standards and evaluating international standards for leading countries. His review of Common Core standards resulted in his following conclusion:
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 11:00 pm
ICS food drive netted more than 5 tons for hungry
Tuesday, June 29, 2010 11:00 pm
Better schools, brought to you by the people
who brought you the housing bubble and the financial meltdown.
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:00 pm
A new study of the Arizona prison population
reports that nearly all inmates have had prior convictions or
committed violent felonies.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010 12:00 am
Grand opening of new Marana park is Feb. 27
Sunday, December 21, 2008 12:00 am
What is obesity? Why is it so important I lose weight? I’ve been
trying to lose weight for years but have not been successful; is
there something else wrong with me? How can I lose weight and keep
Tuesday, August 5, 2008 11:00 pm
After 15 years’ work as an accountant, Dan Tarquin’s sense of
satisfaction lie buried under red ink.
Tuesday, September 6, 2005 11:00 pm
September 7, 2005 - Alex Erstad has the mind of a brilliant
scientist, the accuracy of a reputable mathematician and the
know-how to turn it all into a career, but he is only in the sixth
Thursday, March 27, 2003 12:00 am
Mix the arts in with anything to do with the sciences and Warren
Lazar, vice president of research and development for Polypore Inc.
and past president of the Greater Oro Valley Arts Council, is a
Wednesday, January 29, 2003 12:00 am
Richard Anderson doesn't claim to be a mathematician, but he can
tell when things don't add up. The Amphitheater Public Schools
district telling students and parents one thing, and then doing
something else just doesn't, he says.
Wednesday, February 20, 2002 12:00 am
iddle school math teacher. I have been teaching in the same
school district and school building throughout my ca-reer, which
began 20 years ago.
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