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INNOVATE A Blueprint for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics in California Public Education - A report by State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson’s STEM Task Force
CDE Foundation

As part of their STEM Ecosystem Initiative, the STEM Funders Network STEM has launched a new toolkit, which is now available on their website.
SFN Ecosystem Initiative

Applications are open for the Biocom Institute Teacher Fellows program. Click this link to apply and learn more.

Nithin J. (AppJam+) was named a winner of the Microsoft YouthSpark Challenge for Change

Log on or register here to access the OC STEM Challenges today- The first three months are now available!

Visit this link for information on and to register for CSULB's 2015 “A Head Start on Science” summer workshop for teachers of children ages 3-7.

South Coast Water District is now accepting applications for the District’s 2015 Scholarship Program
South Coast Water District

Register today for UCI's Ayala School of Biological Sciences Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on “Regeneration – Pattern – Stem Cells”

The Tiger Woods Foundation is accepting workshop proposals for its 4th Career and College Conference focused on STEM on March 14, 2015. It is free to attend, apply, and conduct a workshop. Applications are due February 18.
Tiger Woods Foundation

Arts Orange County’s 6th annual Creative Edge Lecture featuring Sarah Lewis- April 21, 2015
Arts OC

Click here to access the online application for the 2015-2016 STEM Learning Ecosystem: Leadership for Articulated STEM Programs Institute

2015-2016 STEM Learning Ecosystem: Leadership for Articulated STEM Programs Institute RFA Criteria

An Evening Meeting for Science Network and LSP

New OC STEM Publication: Increasing Importance of Growing STEM in the Orange County Economy
Orange County Business Council - October 2014

OC STEM Announces New Executive Director

Broadcom MASTERS Semifinalists and Finalists Announced!
September 18, 2014- Society for Science & the Public

OCDE recruiting STEM Administrator. Job posting closes 9/25.
Orange County Department of Education

Register for the STEM Symposium Sept 21-23, 2014
August 1, 2014- STEM California

Report: Higher Education Behind on Common Core
July 23, 2014- Huffington Post

Teacher Appreciation Day at ExplorOcean August 31!
July 13, 2014- ExplorOcean

Spark of Innovation: Parmis Khatibi Interview
July 11, 2014- Orange County Register

Spark a Passion for Science: Cyndee Zandes Interview
July 3, 2014- Orange County Register

OC STEM Initiative hiring Program Manager/Director
June 23, 2014- One OC

Siemens STEM Academy: Teacher Resources by Grade Level, Subject and Type
July 8, 2014- Siemens STEM Academy

Join ExplorOcean's Maker Workshops for Kids
June 27, 2014- ExplorOcean

Orange County Awarded $15 Million to Create Career Pathways
May 30, 2014- Saddleback College

ACT Tests Will Now Include STEM Scores
June 7, 2014- M Live Media Group

Companies Pledge to Back Common Core and Science Standards
May 16, 2014- Education Week

What Keeps Students Motivated to Learn
May 12, 2014- Mind Shift

Tech's Gender and Race Gap Starts in High School
May 8, 2014- The Atlantic

STEM-Maker Photo Contest for Educators (May 1-30, 2014)
May 1, 2014- OC STEM Initiative

Recruiting the Next Generation of STEM Employees
April 28, 2014- U.S News World Report

UMASS Breaking Through in Bid to Bring Diversity to STEM
April 28, 2014- Diverse Issues in Higher Education

Register Today for the ECE Collaborative Conference May 3, 2014
April 4, 2014- Orange County Department of Education

Reinvent Learning: Make Science Fun and Invent the Next Generation of Inventors
March 2, 2014- Crowdfunding PR

A Spotlight on Local STEM Educator Elisa Slee
March 7, 2014- Orange County Register

3-Year-olds can Learn to Code!
February 19, 2014- Mashable

A highlight on local engineer during National Engineering Week
February 14, 2014-Orange County Register

Preparing Future Scientists & Engineers- EC STEM Conference
February 13, 2014- Daily Pilot

Paula Golden on Tedx: What Skills Lead to Success
February 12, 2014- Tedx

New Professional Development Tool for After-school STEM Staff
January 27, 2014- Education Week

Early Childhood STEM Conference - Register Today!
January 14, 2014 Orange County Children and Families Commission

Advent of Google means we must rethink our approach to education
June 15, 2013 - The Guardian

The Hidden STEM Economy
June 10, 2013 - Brookings Institute

Manufacturing Still Looks O.K.
June 7, 2013 - New York Times

This 16-Year-Old Created A $15 Cell-Phone-Sized Device That Can Detect Cancer, Explosives
June 7, 2013 - Fast Company

Obama Promises to Have High-Speed Internet in Most Schools in 5 Years
June 6, 2013 - New York Times

Tech jobs aren't just for Silicon Valley
June 5, 2013 - CNN Money

House Panel Questions Obama's Plan to Reorganize Science Education
June 5, 2013 - Science Insider

Ways Teachers Can Bring 21st Century Skills Into High Schools
June 3, 2013 - U.S. News & World Report

Billionaire and Science Academy Create Annual Prizes
June 1, 2013 - New York Times

Hogwarts for Hackers: Inside the Science and Tech School of Tomorrow
May 31, 2013 - Wired

Science- And Tech-Focused ‘STEAM Carnival’ Hits Its Kickstarter Goal
May 31, 2013 - TechCrunch

In the Digital Age, What Becomes of the Library?
May 31, 2013 - KQED Mind Shift

In the Economic Recovery, College Majors Matter
May 29, 2013 - U.S. News & World Report

VC firm study: High-skilled STEM talent shortage in U.S. is real
May 29, 2013 - ZDNet

The 10 Hardest Jobs To Fill In 2013
May 28, 2013 - Forbes

How Foreign-Born Graduates Impact The STEM Workforce Shortage Debate
May 28, 2013 - Forbes

Coding Is Coming To Every Industry You Can Think Of, Time To Start Learning It Now
May 28, 2013 - Fast Company

Where are the STEM jobs?
May 24, 2013 - Baltimore Sun

Why Maker Faire may be Silicon Valley's most important export
May 20, 2013 - Los Angeles Times

Doing the Numbers
May 13, 2013 - First Five LA

Iron Man, Batman and the innovation superhero
May 4, 2013 - The Washington Post

'MOOC' Provider Coursera Jumps Into K-12 and Teacher Education
May 1, 2013 - Education Week Digital Education Blog

U.S. Education Secretary’s stern challenge to entrepreneurs: ‘We have so far to go’
May 1, 2013 - Venture Beat Business

The Role of Science, Technology, Engineering And Math For Women In Business
April 26, 2013 - Forbes

Obama Praises Future Scientists at White House Science Fair
April 24, 2013 - Scientific American

A Science Star Already, Tinkering With the Idea of Growing Up
April 23, 2013 - The New York Times Science Section

Obama Announces STEM AmeriCorps Initiative at Science Fair
April 23, 2013 - Education Week

Time Warner Cable Announces "Stem in Sports" Campaign in Support of the President's Call to Action on Stem Education
April 22, 2013 - The Wall Street Journal

Science Fairs -- A Key to Training Future Scientists
April 22, 2013 - Huffington Post Science

Infographic: Where a STEM Education Can Take You
April 22, 2013 - Smithsonion.com

Broadcom MASTERS(R) Alumni Students Welcomed to White House Science Fair to Share STEM Projects with President Obama
April 22, 2013 - The Wall Street Journal

Young Adults With Autism Can Thrive In High-Tech Jobs
April 22, 2013 - NPR News

States Pull Back From Common Core Standards
April 22, 2013 - U.S. News & World Report

Obama’s 2014 Science Budget Proposal Revitalizes STEM Education, Reduces Environmental Conservation
April 19, 2013 - Scientific American

A U.S. Makeover for STEM Education: What It Means for NSF and the Education Department
April 18, 2013 - Science Insider

California STEM Learning Network 2013 Legislative Highlights
April 17, 2013 - California STEM Learning Network

How to Prepare Young People For Jobs That Don't Even Exist Yet
April 17, 2013 - GOOD

Details Of Immigration Bill Revealed, More High-Skilled Visas And Employer Fees
April 15, 2013 - Tech Crunch

How to Count to 100,000 STEM Teachers in 10 Years
April 15, 2013 - Smithsonion Magazine

Next Generation Science Standards Released
April 15, 2013 - U.S. News & World Report

New teaching standards delve more deeply into climate change
April 9, 2013 - Los Angeles Times

Impacts of the White House budget
April 10, 2013 - The Washington Post Federal Eye

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg: Immigration and the knowledge economy
April 10, 2013 - The Washington Post Opinion

Teach science through argument, Stanford professor says
April 9, 2013 - Stanford News

Next Generation State Standards are being released today (4/9) at 11:00 a.m. (PST)
Next Generation Science Standards

Getting to the STEM of Gender Inequality
April 3, 2013 - Huffington Post Impact Blog

Gates, Facebook Staging "Hackathons" on Education
April 3, 2013 - Education Week Digital Education Blog

Obama to Unveil Initiative to Map the Human Brain
April 2, 2013 - The New York Times

Plaza Vista science fair winners will visit Google
February 28, 2013 - Orange County Register

Olympiad competitors hone skills for regional contests
February 22, 2013 - Orange County Register

Science fair gets kids excited for discovery
February 21, 2013

Santiago, Orange Unified team up for math and science - See more at:
February 21, 2013 - Orange County Register

Engineering Week Highlights Talent Today and Tomorrow
February 18, 2013 - Orange County Register

Spark a passion for science: Cynthia Rounds
February 15, 2013 - Orange County Register

CSUF science majors win top awards at Biotech Symposium - See more at:
February 7, 2013 - Orange County Register

Spark a passion for science: Ed Hernandez
December 21, 2012 - Orange County Register

New report - Math in Child’s World: Policy and Practical Challenges for Preschool Mathematics
December 1, 2012 - Ed Source

House passes immigration bill to keep science and technology students in U.S.
November 30, 2012 - CNN

Asian workers now dominate Silicon Valley tech jobs
November 30, 2012 - Mercury News

Report: Middle School Students Using Smartphones More Interested in STEM
November 29, 2012 - the Journal

Entrepreneurs to America: Send Us More Geeks
November 22, 2012 - Inc.

Literacy Instruction Expected to Cross Disciplines
November 21, 2012 - Education Week

Students With Autism Choose STEM Majors, if They Go to College
November 20, 2012 - Education Wee

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education: A Nation Advancing?
Nvoember 15, 2012 - National Science Foundation

Esperanza High School secures PRIME funding, exemplary ranking.
November 15, 2012 - ThomasNet.com

5 big tech issues await Obama in second term
November 14, 2012 - CNN Tech

O.C. middle school kids learn to build their own apps
November 13, 2012 - Orange County Register

The State of STEM Education
November 12, 2012 - Huffington Post Education

New Research Points Way to Big Improvements in Science, Math Education
November 12, 2012 - Sacramento Bee

U.S. lags in math, science: What O.C.'s doing about it
November 9, 2012 - Orange County Register

Should Science Majors Pay Less for College Than Art Majors?
November 5, 2012 - the Atlantic

Chapman students grow computer game into a business
November 1, 2012 - Orange County Register

Women And STEM Careers: How Microsoft Is Building A Bridge To Future Innovation -- One Girl At A Time
October 22, 2012 - Forbes

At Technology High School, Goal Isn’t to Finish in 4 Years
October 21, 2012 - New York Times

U.S. immigration choice: Education vs. diversity, or both?
October 19, 2012 - Mercury News

Community Colleges Cannot Be Overlooked in America’s Quest for New Scientists
October 19, 2012 - New York Times Education

Verizon Foundation Launches Education Initiative to Strengthen Student Learning in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Through Mobile Technology
October 18 - Sacramento Bee

Google, Facebook, Apple top list of highest-paid software engineers
October 17, 2012 - Los Angeles Times

Want a job that pays? Major in engineering
October 17, 2012 - Today's THV News

Kareem, educators promote science, math
October 16, 2012 - Orange County Register

Teaching for the Future: Steering girls to science
October 16, 2012 - USA Today

California STEM Learning Network
October 12, 2012 - Huffington Post Education Blog

Building A Generation of Sustainability Mavericks Because We Can, Or Because We Have To
October 11, 2012 - Forbes

This 'Mousetrap' can crush a car -- and teach physics
October 1-, 2012 - CNN Idea Series

Obama and Romney answer questions about science policy
October 5, 2012 - Los Angeles Times Science File

Gregory Washington: STEM learning no longer optional
October 3, 2012 - Orange County Register

STEM Plants seeds for NASCAR's future
October 20, 2012 - NASCAR

Tech Jobs: We Need More STEM Grads, And We Need Them Now
September 24, 2012 - Forbes

Power of Discovery: STEM2 Seeks to Expand Out of School Learning Opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics - OC STEM Awarded Grant
September 18, 2012 - WebWire

Take a Memo America: Math, Sciences Are Not Boring, but Gateway to Top Careers
September 17, 2012 - UCR Today

Developing Minorities in STEM
September 17, 2012 - Huffington Post Blog

Online Mentors to Guide Women Into the Sciences
September 16, 2012 - New York Times

Society of Manufacturing Engineers Releases Manufacturing Education Strategy to Solve Job Skills Gap
September 14, 2012 - Robotics Tomorrow

Spark of Innovation: Karen Jaffe, USC's Mann Institute
September 14, 2012 - Orange County Register

Philanthropy's Role in Advancing STEM Education Is Vital
September 12, 2012 - Philanthropy New Digest Commentary & Opinion

STEM: What It Is, And Why We Should Care
September 10, 2012 - US News and World Report Blog

Community Colleges: An 'Unsung' Source of America's STEM Talent
September 7, 2012 - Huffington Post Blog

More O.C. students passing exams in English, math, science
August 31, 2012 - Orange County Register

Spark of Innovation: Scot Duncan
August 31, 2012 - Orange County Register

O.C. student 1 of 30 finalists in national science competition
August 29, 2012 - Orange County Register

Broadcom Foundation and Society for Science & the Public Announce Top 30 Finalists in 2012 Broadcom MASTERS® Competition
August 29, 2012 - Herald Online

Science, tech preparation lagging in U.S. schools
August 17, 2012 - Orange County Register

Save the Date: Solar Decathlon 2013 and XPO Sponsor Briefing Oct. 4, 2012
U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon

Industry, Educators Build In-roads to STEM Success
August 15, 2012 - U.S. News and World Report STEM Education

4 O.C. students are semifinalists in Broadcom science contest
August 15, 2012 - Orange County Register

Aliso Viejo is O.C.'s latest to offer an iPhone app
August 15, 2012 - Orange County Register

O.C. alloy from Liquidmetal could transform Apple gadgets
August 14, 2012 - Orange County Register

Intel Leads Education and Inspires the Next Generation of Thinkers
August 14, 2012 - Wired GeekMom Blog

Girls and Science: Still Stuck on the Launch Pad After 30 Years
August 13, 2012 - Sacramento Bee

Kids hone secret agent skills
August 13, 2012 - Orange County Register

With a Cousteau, a private O.C. ocean tour
August 11, 2012 - Orange County Register

From Mars, 360 degrees of color
August 10, 2012 - Orange County Register

Engineering salaries and job satisfaction up
August 9, 2012 - EE Times

Manufacturing hurt by shortage of quality applicants, CEO says
August 9, 2012 - Chicago Tribune

From STEM to STEAM: Adding art to science
August 8, 2012 - New Scientist

Spark of Innovation: Richard Sudek
August 7, 2012 - Orange County Register

Young Americans Tour campers perform final show
August 7, 2012 - Orange County Register

2012 Campus Technology Innovators: Winners
August 7, 2012 - Campus Technology Innovators Awards 2012

The Top 25 Colleges Graduating Latinos In Science, Technology, Engineering, And Math Fields
August 3, 2012 - Huffington Post Latino Voices

Math and science fields battle persistent gender gap
August 2, 2012 - USA Today

STEAM Ahead: Merging Arts and Science Education
July 31, 2012 - PBS News Hour

Sally Ride's Legacy to Teachers
July 31, 2012 - Education Week

Golf Pro Phil Mickelson Aiming to Boost U.S. STEM Achievement
July 26, 2012 - Education Week

Astronaut Sally Ride, a Leader in STEM Education, Dies at 61
July 24, 2012 - Education Week

Water, air rockets blast off at Summer Academy end
July 24, 2012 - Orange County Register

Water, air rockets blast off at Summer Academy end
July 24, 2012 - Orange County Register

Mobile App Competition Engages High School Students in STEM
July 23, 2012 - U.S. News and World Report STEM Education

Spark of Innovation: David Savlowitz
July 20, 2012 - Orange County Register

STEM Game Designers Go for the Gold
July 19, 2012 - The Atlantic

Learning the science behind Disneyland
July 18, 2012 - Tiger Woods Learning Center

President Obama Announces Plans for a New, National Corps to Recognize and Reward Leading Educators in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
July 17, 2012 - The White House

America Desperately Needs More STEM Students. Here's How to Get Them
July 9, 2012 - Forbes

Boosting STEM Education at Community Colleges
July 8, 2012 - The Atlantic

How to integrate literacy with STEM
June 14, 2012 - Washington Post

California Budget Proposal Would Eliminate High School Science Funding In An Aim To Save The State Money
June 14, 2012 - SF Gate

Companies Increasingly Influencing College STEM Programs
June 13, 2012 - U.S. New and World Report STEM Education Blog

Classroom-grown fish head for ocean
June 12, 2012 - Orange County Register

Evidence Persists of STEM Achievement Gap for Girls
Education Week Curriculum Matters Blog

ROP boat builders trying again for trans-Pacific voyage
June 10, 2012 - Orange County Register

Spark of Innovation: Jim Denson
June 8, 2012 - Orange County Register

Open House at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, June 9-10, 2012
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Hundreds 'Defend the Sea' at H.B. Kids Beach Day
June 5, 2012 - Orange County Register

Revenge of the Nerds: Tech Firms Scour College Campuses for Talent
May 31, 2012 - Wall Street Journal

In Law School Admissions, STEM Sells
May 30, 2012 - U.S. News and World Report Education Blog

U.S. News Ranks Best High Schools for STEM
May 30, 2012 - U.S. News and World Report

Sal Khan's 'Academy' sparks a tech revolution in education
May 29, 2012 - USA Today

Early Education Will Stem Women's Brain Drain in Science
May 25, 2012 - Forbes

Girl Scouts: Not just cookies. We want science!
CNN Money

FAQ: The new push in Congress to increase STEM visas
May 25, 2012 - Computerworld

Report: More students taking science, math
May 23, 2012 - Bloomberg Businessweek

Great Park awarded $1 Million for National Solar Decathalon
May 22, 2012 - LA Times

Families have a blast with water rockets
May 21, 2012 - Orange County Register

On Campus: Students earn healthy scores
May 19, 2012 - Orange County Register

LA Students and Teachers Display Learning Beyond Tests
May 18, 2012 - LA Times

In Sputnik Moment for STEM, U.S. Must Train More, Better Teachers
May 17, 2012 - US News & World Report

Turning Science Into Circus Fun
May 16, 2012 - Orange County Register

CSUF's Kids to College Program Returns
MAy 14, 2012 - Orange County Register

Aspiring UCI professor lights up school
May 14, 2012 - Daily Pilot

The First Public Draft of the Next Generation Science Standards is Ready for Review
Next Generation Science Standards

Calif. students rank 47th in science
May 10, 2012 - Orange County Register

Middle School Science Scores Edge Up, But STEM Experts Want More
May 10, 2012 - US News & World Report

New U.S. Commerce Department Report: Manufacturing Jobs Provide Higher Pay, More Benefits
PR Newswire

New Report Emphasizes Demand for STEM Degree Holders
May 8, 2012 - U.S. News and World Report

Digital Gaming in Classrooms Seen Gaining Popularity
May 2, 2012 - Education Week

Is STEM education declining in the U.S.?
May 2, 2012 - ZDNet

STEM Competitions Turn Science Into a Sport
May 2, 2012 - US News & World Report STEM Education Blog

New Report- STEM Education, Science Literacy and the Innovation Workforce in America
May 2, 2012 - Science for All Blog

TechAmerica announces innovation award finalists
May 1, 2012 - Orange County Register

At an urban L.A. school, nature grows — and test scores too
April 16, 2012 - Los Angeles Times

Troy High wins state Science Olympiad
April 14, 2012 - Orange County Register

Spark of Innovation: Marcus Apitz
April 13, 2012 - Orange County Register

Whiz kids impress at O.C. science fair
April 11, 2012 - Orange County Register

2012 STEM and Digital Media Arts Showcase & Competitions at the Orange County Fairgrounds, April 13-15. Free event for the family!
Vitlal Link of Orange County

Helping our students thrive in a high-tech environment
April 3, 2012 - The Hill

Games + math = fun
March 24, 2012 - Daily Pilot

Spark of Innovation: Sue Neuen, Science@OC, Yorba Linda
March 23, 2012 - OC Register

Conference shows sea science is for girls too
March 18, 2012 - Orange County Register

STEM: A Fast Growing and Vital Field with a Declining Share of Women, According to a New Report
March 15, 2012 - Institute for Women's Policy Research

2 O.C. teams advance in national science competition
March 7, 2012 - Orange County Register

Time Warner Cable's Connect a Million Minds and i.am FIRST launch "Wouldn't it be Cool If" Contest
Connect a Million Minds

Irvine Unified science fair held
March 5, 2012 - Orange County Register

Where the Jobs Are, the Training May Not Be
March 1, 2012 - New York Times

February 23, 2012 is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day
National Engineers Week Foundation

Making Science Real through STEM Education
February 21, 2012 - USDA Blog

Irvine teen's experiment might be done in space
February 20, 2012 - Orange County Register

Raytheon Connects Today's Technology Innovators With the Workforce of Tomorrow During National Engineers Week
February 20, 2012 - Raytheon

Jeremy Lin: Could STEM advocates catch ‘Linmania’?
February 16, 2012 - The Washington Post - ideas@innovations blog

Obama's Budget Shuffles STEM Education Deck
February 14, 2012 - Science Insider

Girl Scout Research Institute Presents “Generation STEM”
February 14, 2012 - STEM Connector

Math courses present barriers to student success in California Community Colleges
February 2012 - EdSource

Obama Unveils STEM Ed. Plans at White House Science Fair
February 7, 2012 - Education Week's Blog

Many States Receive 'D' or 'F' in Review of Science Standards
February 7, 2012 - Education Week

Keep America competitive: stem the innovation gap
February 1, 2012 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

President Obama to Host White House Science Fair
January 31, 2012 - The White House

Gym generates electricity — and competition
January 31, 2012 - Orange County Register

Kids make a show of science
January 30, 2012 - Orange County Register

Siemens STEM Institute - Application due February 7, 2012
Discovery Education

Great Park to host Solar Decathlon
January 27, 2012 - Orange County Register

Obama Pushes STEM in State of the Union
January 25, 2012 - US News & World Report STEM Blog

How the U.S. Lost Out on iPhone Work
January 21, 2012 - New York Times

Math Circle holds tournament in Irvine
January 18, 2012 - Orange County Register

The problem with math education
January 13, 2012 - Washington Post Blog

Out-of-School Time Drawing Girls Into STEM
January 5, 2012 - Education Week Online

The World Is Changing: Will Education Change With It?
January 5, 2012 - US News & World Report STEM Education

Leaping lizards and the power of interdisciplinary collaboration
January 4, 2012 - Washington Post Innovations Blog

How to Build a Skilled Workforce
December 30, 2011 - ControlDesign.com

America Needs More Geeks: How to Make Science Cool
Time Ideas Blog

White House Issues Inventory of STEM Education Spending
Education Week Curriculum Matters Blog

Survey Sheds Light on Sparking Teen Interest in Engineering
December 13, 2011 - Education Week Curriculum Matters Blog

National Park Service Expanding Reach Into STEM
December 12, 2011 - Education Week

Do Americans Have 21st Century Job Skills?
December 12, 2011 - Forbes CIO Network

Teens Don’t Know from Engineering
December 11, 2011 - American Society for Engineering Education

Spark of Innovation: Homin Kwark, founder/CEO, Imagiscience
December 8, 2011 - Orange County Register

U.S. Female Students Enter College Most Prepared for STEM Studies, According to Faculty at America’s Top Research Universities in a New Bayer Survey
December 7, 2011 - Bayer Science

Calif. teen takes $100,000 national science prize
December 5, 2011 - Orange County Register

Spark of Innovation: Vivian Khalil, Edwards Lifesciences
November 28, 2011 - Orange County Register

Are Hispanics America's Next Great STEM Innovators?
November 22, 2011 - Forbes.com

Students' project is out of this world
November 21, 2011 - Orange County Register

Students show Charlie Brown how it's done
November 20, 2011 - Orange County Register

Scientists invent lightest material on Earth. What now?
November 19, 2011 - Daily Pilot

Star Wars comes to Earth in Santa Ana
November 18, 2011 - OC Science Orange County Register

Lance Izumi: California impedes digital learning
November 17, 2011 - Orange County Register Opinion

Cloud computing experts to convene at Chapman University
November 17, 2011 - Chapman University

Robots to Play Football at OCC on Saturday
November 15, 2011 - Orange Coast College

O.C. special-ed students win state recycling award
November 15, 2011 - Orange County Register

At new lab, fossil treasures burst to life
November 14, 2011 - Orange County Register

Fountain Valley elementary school opens math lab with help of Hyundai
November 14, 2011 - OC Metro

It's Time to STEM the Loss of Science and Engineering Students
November 14, 2011 - Huffington Post

Editorial: California schools failing science
November 11, 2011 - Orange County Register

Duncan: Countries That Out-educate Us Will Out-compete Us
November 10, 2011 - US News and World Report STEM Education

National Academy of Science Awards Grant to Game Design Group
November 8, 2011 - US News and World Report STEM Education

Why Science Majors Change Their Minds (It’s Just So Darn Hard)
November 4, 2011 - New York Times

3 O.C. students competing in top U.S. science contest
November 4, 2011 - Orange County Register

Let the Fruit Fly at Saturday’s Pumpkin Launch in Fullerton
November 2, 2011 - CBS LA

Orange County Regional LEGO League Competition - November 13, 2011 at Irvine Valley College
November 3, 2011 - Orange County Register

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers brings science and technology to O.C. students
November 2, 2011 - OC Latino Link

White House to honor UCI fuel-cell scientist
November 3, 2011 - OC Science Blog

Calif. reading, math scores among nation's worst
November 1, 2011 - Orange County Register

Community science night attracts record crowds at Orange Coast College
October 27, 2011 - Orange Coast College

Participate in Imagiscience's "Science Is (fill in the blank)" Campaign and share with others what science means to you.
October 27, 2011 - Imagiscience

Elementary schools not teaching enough science, study finds
October 25, 2011 - Orange County Register

Science of Hockey draws millionth visitor
October 20, 2011 - Ducks Blog at the Orange County Register

Surf-science journey for teens Nov. 5
October 18, 2011 - Orange County Register

St. Mary's School hosts Family Science Night
October 10, 2011 - Orange County Register

Santa Ana College, Fullerton College, and Cal State Fullerton Celebrate $5.9 Million ENGAGE in STEM Grant
October 10, 2011 - Rancho Visions

Broadcom MASTERS™ 2011 Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Competition Winners Announced in Washington DC
October 5, 2011 - Broadcom Press Release

U.S.News & World Report just released its first-ever rankings of the Best High Schools for Math and Science in the United States.
September 29, 2011 - U.S. News and World Report

U.S. Department of Education Grants Bolster STEM Study, Teaching
October 4, 2011 - STEM Initiative - CSUF Grants and Contracts Roundup

Laguna resident wins Medal of Science
September 28, 2011 - Orange County Register

UCI team readies tiny satellite for launch
September 27, 2011 - Orange County Register

Michelle Obama stresses importance of girls pursuing science
September 27, 2011 - Chicago Tribune

Experts: STEM Education Is All About Jobs
September 27, 2011 - U.S.News & World Report STEM Education Blog

Why Math and Science Education Means More Jobs
September 27, 2011 - U.S.News & World Report Opinion

Tustin High to dedicate $12 million science center
September 27, 2011 - Orange County Register

NSF Launches Science360 Radio for Web, iPhone and Android
September 26, 2011 - National Science Foundation Press Release

Students tackle math challenge
September 24, 2011 - Orange County Register

CSU Fullerton receives $421,333 teaching grant to train math, science and special education teachers in high-need school districts across Los Angeles and Orange counties.
September 23, 2011 - Orange County Register

Tiger Woods Learning Center is calling for workshop proposals and exhibitors for their upcoming STEM Career Conference
September 19, 2011 - Tiger Woods Foundation

Sesame Street launches Season 42 with STEM focus
September 20, 2011 - witf.org

11th-graders slow to improve CSU readiness
September 13, 2011 - Orange County Register

Microsoft Releases National Survey Findings on How to Inspire the Next Generation of Doctors, Scientists, Software Developers and Engineers
September 9, 2011 - Microsoft Press Release

California’s Math Pipeline: The Grade 7 Pivot Point
September 2011 - EdSource

JSerra science students get new state-of-the-art lab
September 2, 2011 - Orange County Register

Tustin firm to launch huge space sail
August 31, 2011 - Orange County Register

High speed technology could spur 771,000 jobs by 2016
August 29, 2011 - Orange County Register

O.C. teachers go high-tech to boost learning
August 26, 2011 - Orange County Register

Program sends Disney workers to school
August 26, 2011 - Orange County Register

Fifteen students work on cancer research
August 24, 2011 - Orange County Register

National middle school science contest announces semifinalists - seven from Orange County!
August 18, 2011 - Orange County Register

O.C. human waste now powers hydrogen cars
August 9, 2011 - Orange County Register

Report Offers New Framework to Guide K-12 Science Education, Calls for Shift in the Way Science Is Taught in U.S.
National Research Council

Family Science Night to spotlight giant kelp forest at the Ocean Institute
July 6, 2011 - Orange County Register

California’s Math Pipeline: Success Begins Early
July 2011 - EdSource

Sierra Vista Middle School in Irvine and Orange High School in Orange earned Honorable Mention honors in the Toshiba and the National Science Teachers Association 2011 ExploraVision Awards
Toshiba and the National Science Teachers Association 2011 ExploraVision Awards

Getting girls ready for science careers
June 6, 2011 - Orange County Register

Irvine student wins $10,000 Google science award
June 2, 2011 - Orange County Register

CSUF Graduating Engineering Major Wins Statewide Competition
May 17, 2011 - CSUF News

A High Tide Lifts All Boats: STEM Programs in Orange County
April 28, 2011 - CTE Central Blog

Early math skills predict later academic success
April 27, 2011 - University of California, Irvine

Castille celebrates Science Discovery Day
April 21, 2011 - Orange County Register

Fullerton teen wins $20K in science contest
April 18, 2011 - Orange County Register

Bubble Busters: Discover the Science!
April 18, 2011 - Discovery Science Center

Engineering and Hands-On Learning
April 2011 - The STEM Lab Report

Irvine students earn honors at Orange County Science and Engineering Fair
April 14, 2011 - IUSD News Flash

Mad about science
April 13, 2011 - Orange County Register

O.C. science fair names winners
April 11, 2011 - Orange County Register

Troy High gets top honors at Science Olympiad
April 9, 2011 - Orange County Register

Which college major pays $67,000 a year?
April 9, 2011 - Orange County Register

SimInsights receives a STEM grant from Orange County Engineering Council
April 6, 2011 - SimInsights Blogspot

Volunteer Opportunity: 2nd Annual Science Night at MacArthur Intermediate School in Santa Ana on June 1, 2011. Sign up today!
National Lab Network

Broadcom Brings New Technology to the Classroom
March 30, 2011 - Orange County Register

Paula Golden: A new generation's Sputnik moment
March 29, 2011 - Orange County Register

Intel Science Talent Search 2011 Finalists - Jonathon Li
Intel Science Talent Search Website

Broadcom Engineer, Helicopter Buff Visits Science Fair: Hoped “I Inspired Some”; Toy Helicopter Raffled
March 13, 2011 – Orange County Business Journal

The Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology and Engineering for Rising Stars) is a competition for 6th, 7th and 8th grade students
Society for Science

Training New Engineers: U.S. Aerospace at Risk - Looking at Data Behind the Disturbing Trend in America's Ability Teach STEM
The STEM Lab Report, Vol. 6, March 2011

Fullerton girls encouraged to think science
March 8, 2011 – Orange County Register

Irvine engineer helps girls get it done
March 2, 2011 - Orange County Register

Paper airplanes soar through school gym
February 25, 2011 - Orange County Register

STEM, Poverty and Promise Neighborhoods
The STEM Lab Report, Vol. 5, February 2011

Technology focus drives Beckman's success
February 11, 2011 - Orange County Register

Orange County Department of Education, Community Report 2011
February 2011 - Orange County Department of Education