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APS STEM Workforce Report

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APS has released a new   report   that provides recommendations to strengthen the nation’s STEM workforce, including building research capacity among emerging research institutions (ERIs), establishing a clear path for international talent to study and work in the US, confronting hostile work environments, and addressing the shortage of qualified STEM teachers. Titled “Building America’s STEM Workforce: Eliminating Barriers and Unlocking Advantages,” the report examines both domestic and international challenges and opportunities. It synthesizes a range of public data and reports—complemented with surveys of physics department chairs and APS ...
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{This text was sent by email to the membership on 1/14.  Hopefully, we'll have additional news next week.} Dear GSCCM Members and Conference Attendees, Happy New Year! We know that everyone has been waiting for an update on the 2021 SCCM conference. We appreciate your patience as we figure out the best path forward for the Topical Group during this unprecedented time. We are postponing the conference, probably until summer 2022. We are working with the APS Meetings team to determine the most effective way to make this happen, keeping in mind other meetings that are occurring in summer 2022. At this time, we don’t have specifics to provide you. ...
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Hello and welcome to your new unit website! APS has been hard at work revamping your current unit site and is excited to introduce your new online unit community — a member benefit powered by   APS Engage . In keeping in line with   APS’s strategic plan , this new site will not only serve our members, but will also serve the greater physics community as well. It will allow you to interact with other unit members beyond in-person meetings, share and discuss content relevant to your field of study and interests, and create a shared repository of useful resources. The site features: a community discussion board a unit community library a unit ...
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