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Project Foward Leap

Posted February 18, 2016

Project Forward Leap (PFL) is dedicated to reducing the achievement gap between inner-city students at a socio-economic disadvantage and students with more educational advantages. PFL differentiates it’s program from other educational support programs through several components. PFL “(1) reaches out to children in the fifth grade before they begin a downward spiral; (2) provides services […]

The Association of Women in Science

Posted August 12, 2014

The Association of Women in Science (AWIFS) is an organization based in Philadelphia dedicated to awareness of STEM and forensic science research by providing community outreach and networking opportunities for female individuals. Additionally, AWIFS is committed to providing educational opportunities for youth who are interested pursuing forensic science as a career. AWIFS is lead by […]

The Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University

Posted June 27, 2014

Mission: Founded in 1812, the Academy of Natural Sciences is America’s oldest natural history museum and a world leader in biodiversity and environmental research. The mission of the Academy is to encourage and cultivate the sciences, explore the remarkable diversity of the natural world, and share these discoveries with the public through innovative exhibits, publications, […]

The Franklin Institute

Posted June 27, 2014

The Franklin Institute’s Mission: In the spirit of inquiry and discovery embodied by Benjamin Franklin, the mission of The Franklin Institute is to inspire a passion for learning about science and technology. The Franklin Institute offers internships in the Curatorial Department, Exhibit Development and Design, Science Education and Youth Programs, among many other opportunities. Visit […]