Boston: Spring Lab - Empowering Diverse Youth; Sharing STEM Careers and Assisting with the College Application Process

Sponsoring Club: 
Yale Black Alumni Association
Co-sponsor(s): 
YaleBoston
1st Gen Yale
When: 
Saturday, May 13, 2017
10:00am to 3:00pm
Where: 
Edward Brooke Charter School See map
190 Cummins Highway
Boston, MA 02131

Parking is available across the street, and you may follow the signage to find drop off locations available around the back of the campus. If taking the T, this location is convenient to the Orange Line, Forest Hills T-stop, where you’d transfer to the 30 Bus, getting off at Cummins Hwy.

Description: 

Spring Lab offers an environment for engagement, information gathering, insight sharing, and interview skill testing for middle school and high school students, and will feature,  

  • Yale Day of Service Alumni Volunteers sharing information about the college application process
  • Mock Interview opportunities
  • Panelists of Women in STEM (Science Technology Engineering & Math) Careers, Sharing their Stories and Insights
  • Opportunities to engage with Progressive STEM Professionals and Local Alumni

No special skills or preparation is needed to volunteer. Just register and show up! We will have everything you need. 

We are requesting volunteers to help set up prior to the event 9am-10am, clean up after the event 3pm-4pm, and most of all, provide mock interviews and eat lunch with students during the program from 12:30pm - 2:30pm.
 
Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.
 
You are welcome to bring your elementary through high school-aged youths along!
Site Coordinator: 
Koinonia M. Givens ‘01
617-651-1954