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 used at U.S. law schools
  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 33 conviction reversals since 2009
  • 7,300+ alumni live in all 50 states and 18 foreign countries
  • #18 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine
  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 27th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 70 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • Nearly 800 employment interviews at law school, 2012-13
  • Top 25% for number of 2013 grads hired by the nation’s largest law firms
  • 20th: for number of law alumni promoted to partner at the 250 largest law firms