The 2012 Knovel University Challenge closed on December 1, with 4,500 student participants and unprecedented global participation. Countries including Mexico, Taiwan and Turkey had a strong showing this year, and we are are proud to once again congratulate our top schools and students!
Category Archives: STEM & Education
When it comes to recruiting high quality engineers, times are changing. Some of the skills required to face the engineering challenges of days gone by are beginning to fade, making way for new ideas and new approaches. As technology progresses at an ever increasing rate and we move towards a truly integrated world, it has… Continue Reading »
November is the last month for this year’s Knovel University Challenge, but there are still 2 weeks to win prizes! Here are some highlights from October: Oklahoma State University has taken the #1 spot on the Leaderboard, with over 500 students participating. 9 Schools have already qualified for the Contest-Within-The-Contest there’s only 1 spot left!… Continue Reading »
It’s no secret that the western world is facing a shortage of high calibre scientists and engineers. In the UK alone, it is estimated that over the next four years 96300 new engineers and scientists will need to be trained just to replace those who retire. According to a recent study, the provision of single… Continue Reading »