5Point Credit Union gives to ACS for cancer research grant

Nearly 40 percent of men and women will be diagnosed with some form of cancer during their lifetime. That is a personal statistic for many local residents, including Relay For Life team members at 5Point Credit Union who were recently recognized for their fundraising efforts for The American Cancer Society (ACS).

In 2017, 5Point Credit Union raised $515,000 for the fight against cancer, ranking as the highest fundraising team for ACS in the nation.

Texas Tri-Agency partners promote Texas Internship Challenge to connect education with careers

Texas’ Tri-Agency partners today met in Austin with industry and education stakeholders to discuss expansion strategies for the “Texas Internship Challenge,” a statewide campaign to increase and promote internships for students in Texas.

Port Arthur Industrial Group brings STEM-based Science Museum to 1,800 elementary students

Through the support of the Port Arthur Industrial Group (PAIG) which includes Port Arthur refineries and petrochemical companies, along with the PAIG Community Advisory Group, the Texas Alliance for Minorities in Engineering (TAME) showcased the TAME Trailblazer at nine Port Arthur ISD schools from January 29 to February 9.

2018 Golden Triangle Divisional STEM Competition held

The 2018 Golden Triangle Texas Alliance for Minorities in Engineering (GT-TAME) Divisional STEM Competition was held Saturday, Feb. 3, at Lamar University.