Please watch this short video highlighting New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña’s recent visit to the NYU School of Engineering. Her ‘we can do this’ attitude about high quality STEM education was inspiring, and we share this with colleagues here and around the nation who make STEMNOW happen for young people and their teachers.
Tierra, Amanda and Jason are NYC high school students at NYU-Poly as researchers for the summer in our ARISE program. Along with 16 other students, these young people are working with graduate and faculty mentors in ten different labs investigating robotics, civil, chemical and electrical engineering, materials science, computer science and more. These young people write about their experience over the first few weeks on campus. Continue reading