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SAE Programs are Impacting STEM Education

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Creating a Diverse Talent Pipeline Takes Teamwork

December 10, 2019 | Posted in News From Us

DiverseNote and SAE International work together to inspire the next generation of innovators. The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering reports that the United States population of underrepresented minorities will increase to 40% by 2050. With the demand for …


Celebrate National STEM Day with SAE International

December 10, 2019 | Posted in News From Us

A World In Motion® brings science, technology, engineering and math to life for pre-K–8 students In honor of National STEM/STEAM Day Nov. 8, SAE International is highlighting one educator who has led the charge for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. …


Make an Impact This Giving Tuesday

December 3, 2019 | Posted in News From Us

Donate to the SAE Foundation today! Help us bring STEM to life on Giving Tuesday, December 3, 2019. Our education programs have served more than 6 MILLION students worldwide, thereby shifting the balance of tomorrow’s engineering workforce. We offer hands-on …


Introducing SAE AWIM® Programming Each Other

October 9, 2019 | Posted in News From Us

General Motors’ partnership with SAE International brings computer programming into elementary schools. More than three years in the making, General Motors’ (GM) latest initiative in partnership with SAE International answers the growing need for information technology (IT) education in schools. …


Northrop Grumman site director helps close the STEM gap with the SAE Foundation

October 9, 2019 | Posted in News From Us

Rick Kettner says he enjoys seeing “lightbulb moments” happen in the classrooms where he serves as an AWIM program volunteer. “The Straw Rocket project is always fun with the younger students. It is elegantly simple, yet captures the students’ attention …


SAE Foundation Recognizes Ford Motor Company’s Alison Bazil for Advancing STEM Education and Career Opportunities for Women and Girls

August 20, 2019 | Posted in News From Us
SAE Foundation Recognizes Ford Motor Company’s Alison Bazil for Advancing STEM Education and Career Opportunities for Women and Girls

The SAE Foundation is pleased to recognize Alison Bazil for her contributions to the industry and for her volunteer efforts to advance science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) opportunities for women and girls as a role model. “According the Society …


SAE Foundation Recognizes the Longtime Leadership of Roger Penske

July 18, 2019 | Posted in News From Us

For more than 100 years, SAE International has worked to advance the mobility industry, shaping the future of engineers in the automotive, aerospace and commercial vehicle space. This vision can only be achieved with the help of dedicated industry leaders …


The SAE Foundation recognizes Roger Penske with the Industry Leadership Award and raises nearly $300,000 for STEM Education

May 16, 2019 | Posted in News From Us

Over 300 guests including 50 students, educators and volunteers gathered at the Westin Book Cadillac on May 14 for the SAE Foundation Annual Celebration. Since its inception in 1997, the event has raised over $6 million to support SAE International’s …


FCA Foundation Partners with SAE to Expand STEM Education in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio

April 18, 2019 | Posted in News From Us

Students throughout multiple Midwest states will get a big surprise when they return from spring break. The SAE Foundation is expanding its hands-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program to Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio classrooms thanks to a …


Matching Gift will Double Your Donation to the SAE Foundation on Pi Day

March 8, 2019 | Posted in News From Us

In celebration of Pi Day, SAE International 2019 President, Paul Mascarenas, and BorgWarner will provide a dollar-for-dollar match for all gifts (up to $10,000) made to the SAE Foundation on March 14, 2019. The matching gift, in support of SAE’s …