No Longer a Lamp Under a Bushel Basket

Monday, April 10th, 2017 - 9:31
Discoveries like these are an entrepreneur’s dream, but they live in a different world than the scientists who develop these technologies. And their paths rarely cross. How can this dynamic be changed so discoveries move from the lab to markets more quickly, and don’t remain “a lamp under a bushel basket?”

A Look at STEM Education: A Cross-Agency Priority Goal

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013 - 11:17
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 10:09
Since the late 1950s, after the Russians launched Sputnik to the surprise of America, the federal government has promoted the development of a national workforce skilled in the sciences as a national security priority.  But the government also invests in developing similar skills for the federal workforce, given the hundreds of thousands of scientists, engineers, computer specialists, and doctors its employs.

Andrew Whitford

Sunday, March 28th, 2010 - 12:50
Andrew Whitford is Alexander M. Crenshaw Professor of Public Policy and MPA Director in the School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Georgia. Previously he taught at the University of Kansas and Rice University.