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Why I Encourage Failure in STEM: One Teacher's Experience in Finding Female Leaders in STEM

Julie Rohl | Posted 09.18.2014 | Education
Julie Rohl

Ah! The wonderful sound of clanging medals, young voices cheering, and the slapping of high fives -- it's the sound of students being rewarded for collaborating and utilizing their STEM skills. This sound does not come without a price -- it is the sound that can come after as many successes as failures.

Ordinary People Helping Our Oceans in Extraordinary Ways

Francesca Koe | Posted 01.19.2013 | Green
Francesca Koe

With the help of people just like you and me, collectively we will know a whole lot more about the numbers and types of sea life in our waters, how best to respond to a major disturbance, and how much success we're having in protecting vulnerable habitats.

Not Strictly Academic: What I Got Out of My Harvard Education

The Levo League | Posted 08.19.2012 | Women
The Levo League

In this day and age, professional degrees aren't a cure-all for your career.

Old Words in a New Box: Cee-Lo's Hit Single

Hugh Rawson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Hugh Rawson

The taboo of profanity is greatly relaxed nowadays. But is this progress? Or simply change? There doesn't seem to be a lot new under the sun.

Magazine Industry Confronts a Challenging Yet Hopeful Future

Jack Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jack Myers

New data reflects a radically different magazine industry outlook, projecting that multi-platform consumer magazine ad spending will increase by more than 40% by 2020.

Magazines Are Up and iPadding Around

Jarvis Coffin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jarvis Coffin

By itself is was going to be worth saying something about the panel discussion at the SXSW conference in Austin titled, "Could the iPad have saved Gou...

Minors in Migration: Child Trafficking in the Caribbean

Arlene M. Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Arlene M. Roberts

One aspect of the human trafficking equation that does not get the attention it deserves is child trafficking - particularly in the Caribbean.

White House Guests See Green at Blair House and State Department Magazine Holiday Design Showcase Reception

Robyn Griggs Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Robyn Griggs Lawrence

We were one of six magazines invited to decorate rooms at the U.S. State Department and Blair House, the president's guest house--and we had to get gorgeous, green decor installed by December 4

Natural Home Decorates Blair House For Magazine Holiday Design Showcase

Robyn Griggs Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Robyn Griggs Lawrence

With our decoration of the Blair House, we aim to show that simple, elegant, and responsibly made holiday décor is an attainable and viable option for everyone.

Natural Home and Michelle Obama Love Decoupage Ornaments

Robyn Griggs Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Robyn Griggs Lawrence

When we chose projects from the Natural Home arsenal to decorate the president's guest house, we had no idea we were so in tune with the Obama family's ideas. We were all thinking decoupage.

Nina Link Salary Shocker: $740K For MPA President

Folio: | Tony Silber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Magazine Publishers of America generated $16.7 million in revenue in 2006, with CEO Nina Link making $740,713 in total compensation, while America...