Sister Jess Lambert: The Woman Who Gave Up An Engineering Career To Become A NunA young woman from Elmhurst heard the call from a higher power, giving engineering up for a life of service.
University Of Chicago To Create Molecular Engineering SchoolThe school will aim to find new solutions for pressing global challenges, including immunotherapy-based approaches to cancer and the search for sustainable energy.
Girls Outscore Boys On Tech, Engineering, Even Without ClassThe latest findings suggest the decade-long effort to champion more opportunities for girls and women in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math is gaining ground.
Ice Box Derby Is The Coolest Race Of The YearGirls ages 13 to 18 worked in teams to transform recycled refrigerators. They made them into electric and solar powered race cars.
Elon Musk Is Sending Engineers To Help Trapped Soccer TeamHe said engineers from his Boring Co and SpaceX companies needed to be on site to appreciate the complexities of evacuation.
Making Elon Musk's Underground Transit Plans A RealityThe Boring equipment Elon Musk will use is far more sophisticated than the excavation methods that made way for Chicago's subway systems.
UIC To Host Engineering Forum For GirlsTo celebrate National Engineers Week, a local university wants to make sure girls get the building blocks they'll need to become future engineers.
For The Love Of ScienceThe school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.
Abdul-Jabbar Joins Governor In Push To Promote Science, MathNBA Hall-of-Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar urged Chicago Public Schools students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.