Human Element

Human Element

Employees Volunteer Time & Energy to STEM Each year Aptima sets aside a budget to support employees who wish to volunteer their time for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) educational activities in the local schools. Two of those employees, Senior Research Engineer Danielle “Danny” Ward and Scientist Lisa Lucia, sat down with The Human […]

Diane Miller on 20 Years at Aptima In the age of job-hopping Millennials, long-term employees provide a company with a sense of stability, a strong knowledge base, and continuity in culture. But companies have to work to retain these valuable talent assets. Aptimist Diane Miller celebrated her 20th work anniversary with Aptima by sitting down with […]

All work and no play makes everyone a dull bore, so on Friday the 13th (date intentional!), the Aptima Woburn Fun Committee sponsored one such event at Escape the Room Boston. The mission was simple yet challenging: using only your mind, logic and teamwork, find the clues, solve the puzzles, and escape the room in 60 […]

At Aptima’s latest Monthly Leadership Breakfast, Division Directors, Capability Leads and Senior Staffers participated in a hands-on exercise designed to facilitate leadership and teambuilding skills. Aside from the challenge of needing to build a tower made out of plastic straws, cotton balls and bow-tie pasta, groups had work across offices by VTC, and no one […]

Aptima’s Human-Centered Engineering Award Recognizes Students at Dayton Regional STEM School Science Fair On Saturday, February 20, 2016, students at the Dayton Regional STEM School (DRSS) gathered to compete at the school’s fifth annual Science Fair. In addition to the crowd of students, parents, and teachers, Aptima, Inc. employees Sterling Wiggins, Samantha Perry, and Zachary […]