PME grad students bring STEM to middle schoolers via virtual classrooms
What can you teach middle schoolers about STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) using common objects like pieces of fruit and cell phone flashlights? According to grad students Taylor Gray and Christina Wicker, the latest research in molecular engineering.
UChicago Stand Together: New Initiative Helps CPS Students Along the Path to College
The initiative offers specialized help for students from Chicago Public Schools and area charter schools who will now navigate the college search and application process virtually, plus support to community-based organizations with expertise in assisting students on the path to college.
Hyde Park Herald: New UChicago initiative designed to increase access and career success for students of color
The University of Chicago recently announced the "UChicago Stand Together Program," which will provide $15 million in new scholarships, college admissions support for Chicago Public Schools students, and over 100 internships with community-based organizations.