October 29, 2013
A degree in mathematics may not always be the first major that students entering Southern New Hampshire University have in mind, but it is proving to be a successful program for students of all backgrounds. SNHU Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Coordinator of the Math Major, Susan D'Agostino's article in the Chronicle of Higher Education, "Sharing Math's Appeal With First-Generation Students," highlights the draw of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) programs at regional institutions, like SNHU, where many first-generation students are drawn.
Read the article here
We tend to be aware of big hitters in the tech space who are male, but less frequently are we aware of the women, and in many cases the women are absent.
For Toni Harris, winning a scholarship to attend the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing next month fits perfectly with her lifelong interest in computing and technology.
Tujiza Uwituze, a SNHU-Kepler alumna, joined four representatives from the University and Kepler, at Sandbox ColLABorative's first Sandbox Speaker Series: University Innovation in Rwanda.