151 years ago this week, the engineer who started it all at Dow was born. It's fitting, then, that we also celebrate National Engineers Week in recognition of all the different ways in which engineers help improve our lives. We are proud of our Manufacturing & Engineering team members who ensure our products are manufactured safely, reliably and efficiently each and every day! [ Ow.ly Link ]
We are excited to announce that we are partnering with CH2M to expand our teacher training program with the Smithsonian Science Education Center to Louisiana! The program provides teachers with hands-on training from scientists and industry experts to help them incorporate real-life STEM concepts into their classrooms. Learn more: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Did you know that the same ion exchange technology from Dow Water & Process Solutions that enables the production of safe drinking water also plays a key role in making your favorite Valentine's Day treat? Learn more: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Each day, we celebrate our talented women in STEM at Dow and the unique perspectives they bring to the table in solving global challenges!
We are proud to announce that one of our exceptional researchers, Dimitris Katsoulis, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering! Election to the National Academies is among the highest professional distinctions in science and engineering. Help us congratulate Dimitris on this tremendous achievement. [ Ow.ly Link ]
Learn how we are doing well by doing good through the DowCorps Leadership In Action program: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Congratulations to Erin Hamlin on winning gold today at the International Luge Federation World Championship, marking the first medal for Team USA at the World Championship since 2009! We are proud to work with USA Luge through our technical partnership to perfect the science of speed. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Hamlin Wins World Championship Sprint Title

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Following the recent appointment of CEO Andrew Liveris to lead the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative, President Donald J. Trump has announced the group’s membership, which will be responsible for helping the U.S. reclaim its role as the world’s manufacturing leader and drive the country toward economic growth and prosperity. Learn more: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Help us congratulate our own Jeffrey Tate, Corporate Auditor, on his appointment to the board of directors of Chemical Financial Corporation! Chemical Financial operates through its subsidiary bank, Chemical Bank, and is the largest banking company headquartered and operating branch offices in Michigan. Read the announcement: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Our own Greg Pollock, North America Diversity and Inclusion Lead, spoke this week at an event hosted by Northwood University as part of its Diversity Week celebration about how society can help break down barriers in the workplace for people with disabilities. [ Ow.ly Link ]

Deaf speaker tells how to avoid deer in headlight moments

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Today, the private sector has a real opportunity to advance a new kind of capitalism – inclusive capitalism – that does not just generate profits for corporations, but truly creates opportunity and…

The global economy is broken. Inclusive capitalism can fix it

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CEO Andrew Liveris explains how inclusive capitalism can help fix the global economy and create prosperity for all in this World Economic Forum editorial: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Bloomberg Television spoke with CEO Andrew Liveris today at the World Economic Forum in Davos about how to foster investment, economic growth, and more manufacturing jobs in the U.S. Watch: [ Bloom.bg Link ]
For more than 30 years, we have supported Habitat for Humanity through product donations, in addition to financial and employee volunteer contributions, to help provide sustainable and affordable housing for families around the world. Learn more about what it takes to build a Habitat house: [ Ow.ly Link ]
We are proud to announce that The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) has named us to its list of the 50 Most Innovative Companies of 2016, moving up 13 places from 2015! The list is based on a survey of senior executives who represent a wide variety of industries around the world, as well as total shareholder return, revenue and margin growth. Read the report: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Our own Mary Draves has been named to the Board of Trustees of The Nature Conservancy in Michigan! Her appointment continues a long history of collaboration between Dow and The Nature Conservancy dating back several decades. Read the announcement: ow.ly/zA2t307UwZM
We are proud to announce that for the sixth consecutive year, we have been recognized as a Top 100 Global Innovator by Clarivate Analytics! Formerly known as the Thomson Reuters Top 100 Global Innovators, the list annually recognizes the most innovative organizations in the world. [ Ow.ly Link ]
Our own Joe Harlan explains how we incorporate sustainability into decisions related to product development, consumers we will serve, and the purpose that propels us forward in this report published by Corporate Eco Forum and the World Environment Center: [ Ow.ly Link ]