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Mom, groups seek to inspire girls to pursue STEM careers

...from high school.That's a belief that is gaining support in the education and business communities. The U.S. Department of Commerce estimates women make up less than 25 percent of the workforce in jobs related to STEM, an acronym coined by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-11-29/mom-groups-seek-inspire-girls-pursu
Uh-oh, it's that time again: Uncontrolled envy is a dangerous emotion

The U.S. Department of Commerce recently released its latest statistics on trends in the distribution of U.S. personal income. The Federal Reserve Board also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-09/uh-oh-its-time-a
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley traveling to India to lure jobs to South Carolina

...with more than 1.2 billion people, ranks 16th in capital investment in South Carolina. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, South Carolina ranks 14th nationally in total exports to India, at $352 million last year, up from $110...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-07/south-carolina-gov-nikki-hale
Georgia praised for export effort

...balanced trade, exporting as much as it imports. Most bring far more into the country than they ship out.The U.S. Department of Commerce honored one state agency, a regional business group and a unique publication last month with its E Award for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-27/georgia-praised-export-eff
Working without a 'Net

...Names and Numbers, known as ICANN, to a "global multistakeholder community" once its contract with the U.S. Department of Commerce expires in 2015.The nonprofit ICANN manages the systems that enables all Internet-connected devices to find...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-30/working-without-net
Veteran career workshops to be held Friday

...The career expo is a joint venture among the labor department, the Technology Association of Georgia, the U.S. Department of Commerce and private employers.In Augusta, Paychecks for Patriots will be held at Fort Gordon's Army Reserve center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-09-16/veteran-car
Researchers working on scale for wildfire similar to those for earthquakes, tornadoes

...exposure and don't factor in dangerous ember showers, Maranghides said.The NIST, which is part of the U.S. Department of Commerce, developed an ember generator it calls "The Dragon" that it uses to test the flammability of homes. It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-09-24/researchers-working-scale-wildfire-
Streamline export licensing

...helping to meet the United States' long-term economic needs. In sales of nuclear technology alone, the U.S. Department of Commerce estimates the global nuclear market at $500 billion to $740 billion over the next decade.U.S. industries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-01-04/streamline-export-licens
Perdue heads to Cuba with trade delegation

...2000, and the U.S. has been the island's top source of agricultural goods since 2004.According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, Georgia ranks third among states in exports to Cuba, including nearly $16.3 million so far this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-06-08/perdue-heads-cuba-trade-deleg
Across Georgia

...year among the 29 U.S. states exporting to Cuba, shipping $16.3 million in goods, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce.Perdue said top Cuban trade officials told him the island's weak economy makes it harder to afford foreign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2010-06-08/across-georgia