STEM Education, Meet The New Manufacturing

STEM education and the maker movement have flooded our nation’s schools, making project-based learning much easier to mark off of the instructional “must do” checklist toward meeting new criterion and readying students for a career. Our school districts are feeling the pressure to be innovative and find new ways to engage students with technology while adhering to […]

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Great turnout for STEAM ENGINE USA panel on design and manufacturing STEAM ENGINE USA welcomed a full house of manufacturers, designers, educators, students, journalists, policymakers and others for its lively September 21st DESIGN WEEK RI panel Design and Manufacturing in RI | Powering the Next Generation of Making. The crowd of 50+ gathered in the […]

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Defense export session scheduled as part of STEAM ENGINE USA

SMITHFIELD – A special business-development session for defense industry manufacturers will be held next week through STEAM Engine USA, an initiative by the R.I. Commerce Corporation that’s working to enhance economic and workforce potential by bridging the gap between designers and manufacturers. The session will be held on Tuesday at the John H. Chafee Center […]

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Ten designers who are changing the world

They don’t just make the world look good. Top designers improve the environment, build communities, even save lives. In the lead-up to Design Week we honour those with the brightest ideas. Next week many of the world’s most exciting designers will be in Melbourne for Ideas on Design, the rebranded agIdeas conference celebrating its 25th […]

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