UTC Project: Improving Snow and Ice Control in Vermont

The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) invests in the future of transportation through its University Transportation Centers (UTCs). The UTC program awards grants across the United States to advance state-of-the-art transportation research and develop the next generation of … [Read more...]

Student Spotlight: Cheyanne Harris

Cheyanne Harris, a freshman at University of the Pacific, attended the 2013 Transportation YOU DC Youth Summit with her mentor, Heather Yee, whom she met through the WTS Sacramento Chapter's Transportation YOU program. We sat down with Cheyanne to find out how she got started with Transportation … [Read more...]

Abraham Lincoln’s STEM-Making Law

The Journal Advocate recently published an article recognizing an important point in history that made STEM education possible today: on July 2, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Morrill Act into law, providing that land would be granted to state and territorial governments to provide … [Read more...]