Summer Reading Recommendations

We’re only a couple of days away from the official start of summer, meaning it’s a great time to pick up a new book. Here are a few recommendations around youth, civic, and environmental engagement. (Thanks to staffers Kurt Moser and Erika Rodriguez for contributing to this list.) Rambunctious Garden, Emma Marris – A mind-expanding[…]

Why Do Civic Skills Matter in STEM?

When you hear STEM, what necessary skills automatically pop into your mind? My guess would be science, technology, engineering, and math. And that answer would be correct. Take engineers at a wastewater treatment plant for example: when they are assessing the quality of a local body of water, they need to use technology to gather[…]