In these tough economic times, minority college students and graduates are having to make tough choices: roll the dice in the job market or find a way to stay in school. Here is a program that could make the choice a little easier for those choosing to go in a STEM related field like engineering.This graduate fellowship program sponsored by The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) will give qualified graduates the opportunity to study a STEM degree field of their choice at a prestigous college or university.
The Green Buildings market is headed for a strong surge forward as the stimulus money takes hold in the federal market. With 75% of all government buildings undergoing upgrades to become LEED certified within the next 5 years, it will be essential for building design, construction and real estate professionals to have the knowledge and skills needed to deliver successful projects. Here are a few things we see that will be important in the coming months.