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Engineering Education Now: Striving to Be the Smart City of the World

Engineering Education Now: Striving to Be the Smart City of the World

Houston is striving to be the smart city of the world through strategic partnerships and key investments in innovation, like the Ion.

The Value of an MBA for Engineers

Engineering Education Now: The Value of an MBA

Entrepreneurially minded engineers can learn how to zero in on what matters to their customers and test their creative concepts by earning an MBA degree.

Power Skills are Vital

Engineering Education Now: The Importance of Power Skills

Companies and business leaders are reevaluating the skills critical to employee success and finding that power skills are vital.

Diversity in STEM

Engineering Education Now: Diversity in STEM

Diversity in STEM continues to be a goal that STEM departments in universities across the country strive to achieve.

AI education efforts

Engineering Education Now: AI Education Efforts

Organizations both large and small are making concerted AI education efforts, a crucial goal considering how the reach of AI has recently expanded.

Engineering Education Now: AI and Ethics Coursework

We explored the reasons why some universities have recently created courses that combine AI and computer science with ethics in our last post. More than ever, ensuring that artificial intelligence (AI) is fair, accountable, and transparent is critical. AI and Ethics Coursework: Analyzing the Algorithm It’s important to think out the design of an AI …

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Engineering Education Now: Combining Ethics and AI

Complex algorithms can create inadvertent bias. Universities like Stanford have created new courses that combine computer science and ethics, in an effort to prevent bias from occurring.

Engineering Education Now: AI Algorithms and Their Repercussions

AI has complex repercussions as it weaves itself more and more into our society. Some universities are beginning to address AI education more thoroughly.

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Engineering Education Now: Industry Partnerships

Universities across the United States are investing millions of dollars in innovation centers. These centers are noteworthy for their modern designs and sophisticated equipment. We’ve previously explored how some centers focus on engineering and entrepreneurship, while others focus on blending engineering with other disciplines. Industry Partnerships to Create Innovation Innovation centers focus on partnering with …

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