• Pharmaceutical industry issues call to action on STEM

    PhRMA, the organization that represents American pharmaceutical companies, has released a new report on how strengthening America’s standing in STEM is “critical to continued scientific and technological innovation.” The report is well worth reading and anyone interested in STEM should head over to PhRMA.org to download a copy. (Full disclosure: the report was authored by Battelle’s Technology Practice division. While Battelle operates STEMx network through a venture called BattelleEd, the STEMx network was not directly involved in the creation of this report.) Read on for a few key highlights from the report. STEM’s in demand now, and in the future It’s hard to miss the impact of the recession on even the STEM economy, but this chart shows just how fast the need for STEM-capable employees… Read More