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White House Tips Hat to Philly School Collaborative STEM Efforts

BY DIAN SCHAFFHAUSER FOR THE JOURNAL ON AUG 16, 2016 A Philadelphia high school with a focus on agricultural sciences has just been recognized alongside two benefactors for undertaking an innovative approach to STEM. The W.B. Saul High School recently accepted the US2020 STEM Mentoring Award in the category of “excellence in public-private partnerships,” during…

Innovative Public-Private Partnership Honored at White House for Excellence in STEM Mentoring

As posted on The Nature Conservancy | August 15, 2016 CH2M’s Foundation, The Nature Conservancy and W.B. Saul High School in Philadelphia receive award for innovative, cross-sectoral approach to connecting students to real-world STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) learning opportunities.  PHILADELPHIA, PA – The US2020 STEM Mentoring Awards are a platform to celebrate and…

Citizen Schools Receives All Points North Foundation Grant to Fund Programming at Browne School

Posted on MySocialGoodNews on Aug 15, 2016 Citizen Schools is pleased to announce it has received a one-year grant from All Points North Foundation (APNF), a small, private foundation based in Boston, to support Citizen Schools’ growth to serve more students at the Joseph Browne Middle School in Chelsea, Massachusetts in the 2016-2017 school year.…

Covestro gets STEM honors

EXCERPTED FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS, PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE, AUG 12, 2016 Covestro, a plastics and materials maker with North American headquarters in Robinson, received US2020’s STEM Mentoring Award for Excellence in Corporate Culture in recognition of its employee volunteer programs that support the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and math. Silicon Valley tech firm…

Covestro LLC Receives US2020’s 2016 STEM Mentoring Award for ‘Excellence in Corporate Culture’

MARKETWIRED, YAHOO NEWS ON AUG 11, 2016 PITTSBURGH, PA— This morning, US2020 honored Covestro LLC with its 2016 STEM Mentoring Award for “Excellence in Corporate Culture.” The national award recognizes Covestro’s companywide i3STEM program, which ignites young minds to become the innovators of tomorrow through hands-on science experiences and employee volunteerism. As an award recipient,…