Steve Ballmer honored as a top 100 “STEM CEO”

By Karen Bergin, Director of Citizenship and Public Affairs A new list of the top 100 “STEM CEOs” includes Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. The list was published by STEMconnector, which helps its members design, implement and measure STEM strategies, and presented today as part of the 2013 U.S. News STEM Solutions summit. According to a…


Social Entrepreneurs Inspire at the Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals

Nathan J Peterson, onsite in New York The bright lights were shining inside the Koch Theater at Lincoln Center in New York City and all eyes were on the stage in anticipation of the announcement for 2011’s Imagine Cup World Finals winners. Flags were held high and cheers rang loud as each of the 15…


Security agent Ballmer

Guest post by: Joanna Hafenmayer, Citizenship Lead Switzerland February 16th was a crazy day in the life of the 4th graders of the primary school Näglimoos in Kloten, right outside of Zurich, Switzerland – and so it was for me. Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was visiting the school and there was a media conference going…