Verizon Innovative Learning STEM Program

 

 

EMPOWERING YOUTH TO BUILD A BETTER FUTURE

 

FREE YEAR-LONG STEM ENRICHMENT PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS GOING INTO GRADES 6-8

 

Verizon Innovative Learning STEM Program

 

Every young student deserves access to a better future. That’s why Dillard University and Verizon launched the Verizon Innovative Learning program for young people of color – an engaging year-long program where they’ll learn design thinking, 3D printing, augmented reality, and social entrepreneurship. Designed to create a more diverse pipeline for future careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) fields; no prior knowledge or experience is required.

 

Course starts with a 3-week summer immersion camp followed by one session per month on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. throughout the school year.

 

When?

June 7 - 25, 2021

Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Where?

Dillard University

 

Program will take place in person.

 

Lunch will be provided.

 

Hands-on and interactive program, with field trips and mentoring.

 

Available to students who otherwise do not have access to these types of programs. 

 

Program is inclusive and welcomes all genders and non-binary youth.

 

Program developed in partnership with the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship and Arizona State University.

 

 

CONTACT

Dr. Lovell Agwaramgbo, Program Director

vilmm@dillard.edu

(504) 816-4722

 

To register, visit www.nacce.com/vil21regformboys.

 

To learn more about Verizon Innovative Learning, visit verizonInnovativeLearning.com.

 

Verizon Innovative Learning

 

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