IEEE Foundation Focus Newsletter Issue 37 - April 2024

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TryEngineering: Fostering Next Generation of Innovators

TryEngineering has empowered educators to foster the next generation of technology innovators through STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) since 2006. As the home for IEEE’s pre-university educational resources, activities,…

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IEEE Smart Village: Empowerment through Enterprise

Just fifteen years ago, the notion of an IEEE group working to bring enterprise development to off-grid and remote communities was nascent. Today, IEEE Smart Village (ISV) stands as a…

A Wealth Of Good Navigating Donor Advised Fund Giving

A Wealth of Good: Navigating Donor Advised Fund Giving

Originally established in 1931 by the New York Community Trust and supported by John D. Rockefeller, the concept of the Donor Advised Fund (or DAF) has recently taken the nonprofit…

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IEEE Global Museum on View

By: Daniel Jon Mitchell, IEEE Senior Historian The IEEE Global Museum, presented by IEEE History Center, is gearing up for its full launch in July 2024 when its flagship traveling…

Students at Purdue University Northwest attended the IEEE-HKN Nu Theta 3-D Printing Fundamentals Workshop

New IEEE-HKN Chapter Leverages Support Grant to Get Established

The Nu Theta Chapter of Purdue University Northwest wasted no time in taking advantage of all the support IEEE Eta Kappa Nu (HKN), IEEE’s honor society, provides to help Chapters…

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Working to Build a More Inclusive Future

With the goal of building a more inclusive future, the HTB & SIGHT Taenzer Grant Program launched in 2022 thanks to funding from the IEEE Jon C. Taenzer Memorial Fund…


EPICS in IEEE Celebrates 15 Years of Impact

Since its founding in 1995 at Purdue University, the Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS) program has been providing nonprofit organizations with technology solutions to improve and deliver services to…

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2023 Recap: IEEE Foundation

2023 was an occasion for reflection, celebration and connection as the IEEE Foundation marked 50 years of impact; thank you for being part of it and making it all possible! …

Congratulations All Awardees

Recognizing Educational Excellence

The recent IEEE Educational Activities Board Awards honored outstanding leaders and initiatives Educating the next generation of innovators and engineers is one of the core program pillars of the IEEE Foundation.…

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“PROVING GROUND” by Kathy Kleiman Wins 2023 Middleton Award

Proving Ground: The Untold Story of the Six Women Who Programmed the World’s First Modern Computer (2022, Grand Central Publishing, New York) was selected as the winner of the 2023…