CONNECTIONS: Fall 2015

CONNECTIONS: Fall 2015

Quarterly Newsletter of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) Program

Casting a Wider Net for 2017 PAESMEM Nomination Season

Dr. Sylvia M. James, Director  NSF Division of Human Resource Development   Photo credit: NSF

Dr. Sylvia M. James, Director NSF Division of Human Resource Development Photo credit: NSF

The nomination period for the 2017 Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) is expected to open in early January. Now is the time to identify STEM mentors, both individuals and organizations, in your midst that deserve this distinguished honor.

 

Successful Practices: GeoFORCE

Since 2005, GeoFORCE has introduced more than 1,500 students to the possibilities and rewards of career paths in the geosciences.

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White House Recognizes Exemplary STEM Mentors

Fourteen individuals and one organization named to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) came to Washington for a Recognition Ceremony and related events this past June.

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Leveraging a Valuable Resource

Make plans now to spend time with PAESMEM alumni early next year. The National Science Foundation (NSF) is organizing a workshop for PAESMEM alumni to take action on the goal of increasing the nation's STEM talent.

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