Tag Archives: STEM

Grant helps prepare future teachers at Troy University for innovation in the classroom

February 25, 2019
By Andy Ellis

A grant from the Wiregrass Resource Conservation and Development Council is helping Troy University equip future teachers with creative means of teaching science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in the classroom.

Homer Wright, a Wiregrass RC&D board member and Pike County Commissioner; Ronald Davis, executive director; and Anna Morehead, programs manager, joined Rep. Wes Allen…

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Camp helps students ‘Power Up with STEM’

June 22, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Students at the Boys and Girls Club of Pike County learned on Wednesday that science is not only interesting and fun, but can also be tasty.

The students, who over the last two weeks have taken part in the Power Up with STEM Camp, took to the outdoors to put their self-made solar ovens to…

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Troy University takes part in effort to diversify STEM workforce within Alabama’s Black Belt

February 26, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Troy University is among an alliance of eight colleges and universities involved in a 5-year project to diversify the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce within Alabama’s Black Belt Region.

The Greater Alabama Black Belt Region Alliance, funded through a $379,400 grant from the National Science Foundation’s Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP)…

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