It’s said that teaching is one of the most rewarding professions a person can pursue. When asked, many people can point back to their favorite teacher, or one who inspired, mentored or believed in them. At Duke Energy, we take every opportunity to ...
There are only a few weeks left of summer before school starts. And, if you are looking for fun activities to do with your family, we have you covered. When camps or field trips visit one of our energy education centers (the World of Energy, the...
When we reflect on who has most influenced our lives, many of us think back fondly on our teachers.
Some schools are experiencing a decline in the number of girls involved in science, technology, engineering and math once they enter middle school. An afterschool program at Kinard Elementary School in Clover, S.C. offers a way to change that.
Summer is almost over, but there’s still time left for fun. Here are four science and art-inspired activities to try with your family before school starts.
Energy education centers are popular destinations for all types of classes and students of all ages - including teachers,
How do we inspire girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)?
Since Duke Energy's first nuclear reactor started commercial operation in Hartsville, South Carolina, in 1971, nuclear energy has provided clean, reliable electricity for the Carolinas.
Every third week in October, the nuclear industry celebrates Nuclear Science Week to encourage educators, students and community members to “get to know nuclear” through hands-on activities and local events.
Edward McFadden, an engineer at McGuire Nuclear Station in Huntersville, N.C., spends a lot of his “free” time in the community promoting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education.