Berkshire STEM Pipeline Network http://wamc.org en Career Fair Exposes Students to STEM Fields http://wamc.org/post/career-fair-exposes-students-stem-fields <p>Science, technology, engineering and math are the focus of a career fair in Pittsfield today.</p><p>Roughly 400 high school students had the chance to speak to representatives from more than 30 companies, colleges and governmental agencies highlighting careers in the STEM fields. Judith Monachina works in career services at <a href="http://www.berkshirecc.edu/" target="_blank">Berkshire Community College</a>, which hosted the fair.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 21:52:26 +0000 Jim Levulis 78417 at http://wamc.org Career Fair Exposes Students to STEM Fields MCLA Boasts New Science Center on First Day of Classes http://wamc.org/post/mcla-boasts-new-science-center-first-day-classes <p>With college students across the country back on campus, those at a western Massachusetts school are heading into brand new classrooms.</p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 17:02:00 +0000 Jim Levulis 72833 at http://wamc.org MCLA Boasts New Science Center on First Day of Classes Sciences the Focus for Upcoming 3rd Thursday http://wamc.org/post/sciences-focus-upcoming-3rd-thursday <p>Pittsfield’s upcoming <a href="http://discoverpittsfield.com/3rdthursdays/" target="_blank">3<sup>rd</sup> Thursday</a> will showcase the best of Berkshire County’s science and technology initiatives.</p><p>“There’s going to be robots, rockets, rocket launchers, an air cannon, and one of my personal favorites, the Mentos and soda-pop experiment," said the city’s <a href="http://www.cityofpittsfield.org/city_hall/arts_and_culture/staff.php" target="_blank">Cultural Development Director Megan Whilden</a>.</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 16:53:41 +0000 Jim Levulis 71430 at http://wamc.org Sciences the Focus for Upcoming 3rd Thursday