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June 20, 2014

While compiling the Lists of area nonprofits, executives were asked what are the biggest unmet or undermet needs in the region, and what can be done to meet them.

May 9, 2014

John Radzilowicz, Director of Professional Development ASSET STEM Education at CMU said, if we don’t start making big changes in industrial pollution policies and even simple conservation changes on a personal level, the Pennsylvania landscape will be completely different by 2050. 

May 9, 2014

PITTSBURGH— Governor Corbett will provide welcoming remarks at the PA STEM Vision Conference: Connecting Classroom to Career, sponsored by ASSET STEM Education (Achieving Student Success through Excellence in Teaching) in partnership with Norwin School District, Pittsburgh Technology Council and Philadelphia Education Fund. More than 650 participants will be in attendance on Friday, May 9, 2014 from 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

April 25, 2014

Cynthia Pulkowski’s most defining moment as a leader at Asset STEM Education started with a pile of stones.

Pulkowski said when she first took over the role of executive director at Asset, it was easy to feel overwhelmed. People would come in daily to her office with requests and new projects that all needed immediate attention.

April 4, 2014

In Laura Saxon’s prekindergarten class, today’s lesson is about physics.What might seem like an odd topic for three- to five-year-olds is the focus of an entire hour, twice a week. But instead of the formulas and theories that normally jump to mind, kids learn about gravity and mass by using blocks of wood and golf balls.

April 3, 2014

PITTSBURGH—ASSET STEM Education (Achieving Student Success through Excellence in Teaching) is partnering with Norwin School District, Pittsburgh Technology Council and Philadelphia Education Fund for a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics conference titled, PA STEM Vision Conference: Connecting Classroom to Career. The conference will be held Friday, May 9, 2014 from 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

February 6, 2014

PITTSBURGH—ASSET STEM Education (Achieving Student Success through Excellence in Teaching) is pleased to announce Spencer Todd has been elected to its Board of Directors. Spencer Todd is Vice President of Business Development and Strategy for Thermo Fisher Scientific, where he leads strategic acquisitions for the Fisher Scientific businesses, as well as has executive oversight of several business units. Prior to his current role, Mr.

January 8, 2014

From mild, rainy, and in the 40's Sunday, to an all-time record low of -9 Tuesday to 50 degree temperatures by end of the week. Pittsburgh is experiencing unprecedented temperature fluctuations and weather patterns. The question is what’s going on with this wacky weather. John Radzilowicz, science expert and director of professional development at ASSET STEM Education, believes he has the answer.

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