Dr Kate Thomas, Dr Samantha Pollock, Dr David Lissauer, Dr Gillian Baker, UBMS
Final Year Dinner Organiser.
The Bayer USA Foundation grant provides Penn State with the necessary support to expand the UBMS Program for the first time to high school students located near Churchill, Pa.
Founded in 2000, Penn State's UBMS Program encourages underrepresented ninth to 11th grade students to enter math- and science-related careers through intensive, hands-on, relevant, year-round intervention.
With offices in New York City's "Silicon Alley" and Boston, CitySoft partners with training programs, such as UBMS
, to recruit and hire from under-represented urban areas.