Professional Edge: STEM - The Key to Our Future Prosperity

Dr. Steven B. Case, KU Center for Science Education
A deep understanding of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) lies at the heart of Americas future economic growth our international competitiveness and our ability of innovate. Development of a world-class workforce and educating the next generation with 21st century skills is essential to strengthen and broaden American leadership in fundamental research. Learn how you can participate with University of Kansas in assembling the building blocks that support our capacity to innovate.
February 06, 2013
08:00 am - 09:00 am
KU Edwards Campus - BEST Building, BEST Building Conference Center
Why KU
  • One-third of full-time faculty have written casebooks and treatises
  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 34 conviction reversals since 2009
  • 7,600+ alumni in all 50 states, D.C., and 21 foreign countries
  • #18 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine
  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 20th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 80 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • More than 600 employment interviews at law school, 2014-15
  • 92 percent overall employment rate for Class of 2014 – top 20 percent nationally
  • 23rd: for number of law alumni promoted to partner at nation’s largest law firms
  • #1 in Kansas and Missouri for July 2015 bar exam performance