A discussion of the Roux Institute, a Portland technology education site affiliated with Northeastern University, and its aims of improving access to STEM education and training opportunities in Maine. Chris Mallett, Roux Institute's chief administrator, and others relate efforts to bolster the workforce for existing companies and to attract new tech-based businesses to the state. Also interviewed is Ruth Kermish-Allen, executive director of the Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance, on the importance of improving access to STEM education for Maine children of all ages.
Schreiber, Laurie, "Planting Roots" (2021). Maine News Index – MaineBiz. 8043.