Dan Nicholson, Vice President of Global Propulsion Systems at General Motors and Chair of the SAE Foundation Trustees, has generously offered a 2:1 match (up to $10,000) for all Pi Day donations.
Science, technology, engineering and math, collectively known as STEM, permeate every aspect of life today- particularly the cars we drive. Currently, however, the United States suffers from a deficit of scientific innovators, with the demand for these professionals far outpacing the supply.
Through a long-term partnership with Nissan Motor Company, SAE International - the global engineering association - has successfully reached over 5,000 students in deserving communities with its A World in Motion (AWIM) science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education program for K-8 students.
Creating the most efficient and smooth-running balloon-powered vehicle was the task for 500 fifth grade students on Thursday, Nov. 2 in Atlanta during the SAE International A World In Motion (AWIM) JetToy Competition, hosted by Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG).
39 teachers (K-2) in the Canton Public Schools system will engage in hands-on training with SAE International’s award-winning A World In Motion program on Wednesday, Nov. 15, at Goodloe Elementary in Canton, Mississippi from 8:30 a.m. – noon.
SAE International announces that Ryan Gibson, Senior Design Engineer with The Boeing Company, is the recipient of the 2017 Steven M. Atkins Ability and Achievement in Science, Engineering, and Technology Award.