images courtesy of burns & McDonnell Brainchild Engineering firms sponsored design competition hopes to attract K-12 students to science, math and engineering subjects. Courtesy Burns & McDonnell Burns & McDonnell's program boosts engineering's appeal to students. Related Links: Education Special Report Main Story: Engineers and Universities Work To Advance Career-Long Learning With plans to add nearly 1,000 positions by the end of 2013, Kansas City-based engineer Burns & McDonnell isn't wasting any time on its recruiting efforts, both short and long term. One effort aimed at its future workforce is the “Battle of the Brains” competition, a pilot program launched
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