STEM

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Senator Dave Min (D-Irvine) today announced that Governor Gavin Newsom signed Senate Bill (SB) 1299. This legislation continues the University of California (UC) California State Summer School for Mathematics & Science residential program, known as COSMOS, offered to middle and high school aged students with an aptitude for careers in …continue reading

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On May 19, 2022 Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) announced a $100,000 donation to the Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce (GLAAACC) Education Fund & Foundation for STEM scholarships. The announcement came during GLAAACC’s 28th Annual Economic Awards Dinner, where SoCalGas Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative and …continue reading

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Senator Min (D-Irvine) announced two of his bills, Senate Bills (SB) 1080 and SB 1299, passed out of the Senate Committee on Education. These bills will strengthen educational opportunities for both two-year and four-year degree seeking high school students. As California’s workforce faces shortages of vocational and technology industry workers, …continue reading

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Cal State Long Beach recently received a $2.5 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation to kickstart the development of research classes designed to retain first-generation and at-risk undergraduate students in STEM. Many first-generation undergraduate students who initially engage in research find little relevance to themselves or their community and …continue reading

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Ship & Shore Environmental, Inc., a leading U.S. pollution abatement firm, announced today that it has launched an Engineering Mentorship Program for local high school, undergrad, and graduate students interested in pursuing careers in the engineering, environmental, or other STEM-related fields. The program, which kicked off early this month and …continue reading

The 16th Annual STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Career Conference hosted by AAUW (American Association of University Women) Long Beach Branch and sponsored by Port of Long Beach, Edison International, Toyota/TABC, Inc., Long Beach Water Department, SCS Engineers, AES Southland, Crimson Midstream LLC. and Ginny’s Getaways will be held …continue reading