Getting Under Served and Minority Youth Access to STEM
Join URBAN YOUTH Founder Anthony Martin at Philly Tech
Week Lunchtime Series: Getting Under Served and Minority Youth Access to STEM
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Quorum at the Science Center
3711 Market Street, Floor 8, Philadelphia, PA
Getting Underserved and Minority Youth Access to STEM Pipeline
An hour long panel discussion focused on access to STEM resources for underserved youth in the region, and how mentorship and extracurricular programs can help bridge the divide.
Representatives from non-profit organizations that engage youth through alternative programming will share their experiences and offer lessons. Chris Bartlett, Executive Director of William Way Community Center, will moderate.
Anthony Martin- Founder, Urban Youth Racing School
Tracey Welson-Rossman – Founder, TechGirlz and Chief Marketing Officer, Chariot Solutions
Mike Zekas – Division Head, Propulsion and Power Systems Division, NAVSEA
Tariq Al-Nasir – Founder, the STEMnasium Learning Academy at the Harambee Institute of Science and Technology Charter School