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Stem, North Carolina is located in Granville County. Zip codes in Stem, NC include 27581. The median home price in Stem is $141,900 which is roughly $94/per square foot. More Stem information.

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1 hr ago | KIII

CDC: 3 to 6 Months May Be Needed to Stem Ebola in West Africa

Nancy Writebol fought for her life against Ebola hemorrhagic fever on Thursday. While she did, the virus that befell the American missionary in Liberia as she worked to save its victims continued on a rampage through West Africa.

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11 hrs ago | CSIRO Publishing

Drought tolerances of three stem-succulent halophyte species of an inland semiarid salt lake system

Victoria A. Marchesini A C , Chuanhua Yin B , Timothy D. Colmer A and Erik J. Veneklaas A A School of Plant Biology, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Daily Dispatch

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Michael Lopez, of 237 Stewart Farm Road, Henderson, was arrested July 25 on charges of assault with a deadly weapon intent to kill, discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling and injuring personal property.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Bioscience Technology

Science on the job: Teachers learn from tech firms

A small but growing number of science and math teachers aren't spending the summer at the beach or catching up on books, they're toiling at companies, practicing the principles they teach.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Duke Energy Gives Community Boys & Girls Club $7,500 for the Power Hour Project

The Community Boys & Girls Club and Duke Energy announced a $7,500 grant from Duke Energy Foundation for the Club's Power Hour: Making the Minutes Count with STEM activities program.

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22 States Committed to Mentoring 140,000 Girls in STEM Skills

This week, the National Girls Collaborative Project , a founding partner of the Million Women Mentors initiative, will announce over 100,000 new STEM mentor commitments from more than 20 states.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

WRAL.com

Science on the job: Teachers learn from tech firms

As American education focuses on closing the gap between the classroom and employers' needs, programs in North Carolina, California and elsewhere are putting teachers temporarily in the workplace.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Education Week

Race to the Top at 5: States' Spending Plans

Race to the Top-the Obama administration's signature education-redesign initiative-officially turns 5 years old at the end of July.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Nature

Diversity: Equal access

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York and host of the US television show Cosmos , is arguably one of the best-known scientists in the United States - a success all the more notable given that he is an African American in a field dominated by white men.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

HeraldSun.com

New charter school set to open next month

Leaders of Durham's 11th charter school, Reaching All Minds Academy, said Tuesday that the school is set to open Aug. 18. The school, with its STEM-based focus, will initially serve students in grades K-3 before eventually expanding each year until it enrolls students in grades K-6.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Mt. Airy News

STEM makes impact in Boy Scout camp classes

Camp Raven Knob Electronics and Robotics Instructor Neal O'Hara talks with Intern Nick Conzone of Mount Airy about upcoming projects for scouts... Wilkesboro Boy Scout Troop 301 member Aaron Haymore is given some pointers on welding equipment operation from Camp Raven Knob Merit Badge Inst... Raven Knob Boy Scout Camp participant Josh Gray watches ... (more)

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US News & World Report

Beyond the Headline: U.S. Census Study on STEM Graduates

Only 1 in 4 students graduating with a degree in science, technology, engineering or math find a job in a one of those fields, according to a report recently released by the Census Bureau .

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KSL-TV

Charlotte charter school won't open this year

A Charlotte-area charter school scheduled to open this year says it doesn't have enough students to begin classes.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

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Appalachian Receives $497,074 NSF Grant to Support Math and Computer Science Education

BOONE, N.C., July 11 -- Appalachian State University issued the following university news: Computer science and mathematical science majors at Appalachian State University continues to receive support from the National Science Foundation.

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Business Journal

Just 26% of STEM degree holders work in STEM jobs

According to national data released by the Census Bureau Thursday , 26 percent of those holding bachelor's degrees in STEM - science, technology, engineering or mathematics - between the ages of 25 and 64 were employed in STEM occupations in 2012.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Business Journal

Goodnight, Urquhart call for immigration reform

Goodnight, along with Richard Urquhart , COO of Investors Management Company; Peter Daniels , Vice President of North Carolina Farm Bureau; and others, weren't shy about expressing their opinions Wednesday on the immigration stalemate in Washington, D.C. The forum was a Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce-sponsored press panel to "to highlight the ... (more)

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Sampson Independent

Leading the Pack

As an educator,Elizabeth Pack wants to make an impact on her students at Lakewood High School so they can perhaps change the world.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

International Society of Automation

InSights June 2014

Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation is a leading, global, nonprofit organization that is setting the standard for automation by helping over 30,000 worldwide members and other professionals solve difficult technical problems, while enhancing their leadership and personal career capabilities.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Daily Dispatch

Arrests, citations in Granville, Warren counties

Heaven Nelson, 19, of 6642 Cornwall Road, Oxford, was arrested July 1 on a charge of failing to appear in court.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Digital Video Editing

Setla Film Productions Improves Location Shoots with Zylight F8

LOS ANGELES ? A trained paramedic, Thaddeus Setla stumbled into a career in video production about 13 years ago, when he started producing short training videos with a consumer camcorder.

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