Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018 Fosters STEM Career Support Through Two-Day Mars Rover Challenge for Students

  (BOSTON, April 24, 2018) – For students interested in pursuing a career in STEM, the Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018 offers an immersive three-day event that features a hands-on learning experience through its partnership with the SME Education Foundation, Ripple3D, Boston Public Schools, and area universities. The Read More »

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Made In Space Wins NASA Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award

  MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., April 17, 2018 — At an awards ceremony in Houston, Texas, NASA’s Johnson Space Center (JSC) recognized Made In Space (MIS) Inc. with their Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award. MIS has operated the Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF) for Read More »

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MakerBot Launches Teacher Certification Program, First Training for 3D Printing Curriculum

Educators train to become 3D printing experts, then get one-of-a-kind training to develop their own 3D printing lesson plans and curriculum BROOKLYN, N.Y. —  April 17, 2018 –  (BUSINESS WIRE) — MakerBot, the industry leader in 3D printing for education, found in over 7,000 schools, Read More »

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GE Additive Education Program Open for Entries from Schools and Colleges

Cincinnati, Ohio, February 2, 2018 – GE Additive is now accepting applications from schools and colleges for the 2018 cycle of its Additive Education Program (AEP). The application is live on the GE Additive website at www.ge.com/additive. The deadline for applications is February 28, 2018. Read More »

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Renishaw – The Future of 3D Printing in Education

By Renishaw In the 1950s, the slide rule was the most commonly used classroom tool for mathematical and engineering calculation, but by the mid 1970s, the newer technology – the electronic scientific calculator – made the slide rule almost obsolete. Since then, there has been Read More »

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Renishaw – Inspiring Future Engineers with Employer Engagement

  It has been forecast that, to meet employer demand for engineering enterprises, the UK requires 265,000 skilled entrants each year. Here, Simon Biggs, Education Outreach Officer at global engineering company Renishaw, discusses why engineering businesses should offer engagement programmes to primary school children as Read More »

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GE Additive Education Program Accepting Applications from Schools for 3D Printers

  CINCINNATI — January 06, 2017– (BUSINESS WIRE) — GE is now accepting applications from schools for the GE Additive Education Program (AEP). GE will invest $10 million over the next five years in two educational programs, to develop pipelines of future talent in additive Read More »

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Renishaw Engineers Share Expertise to Increase Pupils’ STEM Skills

  Global engineering technologies company Renishaw is participating in the 2017 FameLab Academy to improve the science communication skills of Gloucestershire school pupils. Engineers Emma Robertson and Kirsty Wynne will take part in the initiative as science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) mentors to offer Read More »

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Renishaw Supports Future Brunels Educational Programme

  Leading engineering and scientific technology company, Renishaw, supports the pioneering Future Brunels programme developed by the ss Great Britain Trust. The five-year rolling programme selects a group of talented and motivated pupils to work on science and engineering based projects and find innovative solutions Read More »

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Norsk Titanium to Build World’s First Industrial-Scale Aerospace Additive Manufacturing Plant in New York

State Releases First Funds for Signature Economic Development Project for Initial Lot of 20 Norsk Titanium MERKE IV™ Rapid Plasma Deposition™ Machines to Launch Aerospace Factory of the Future Farnborough, UK – July 11, 2016 – Norsk Titanium AS, the world’s pioneering supplier of aerospace-grade, additive Read More »

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