NSF awards nearly $6M to advance STEM graduate education training

Students in class room. The National Science Foundation's (NSF) Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) program recently awarded $5.8 million to 12 new projects that will pilot, test and validate innovative approaches in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) graduate education.
"These investments by NSF will help us identify advances in graduate education that address current and future STEM workforce needs," said Jim Lewis, NSF acting assistant director for Education and Human Resources. ... More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=296518&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click
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