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Celebrating Our Seniors

Most students across the country and around the world have experienced an abrupt end to learning in the classroom setting. Zoom meetings and review and enrichment materials have replaced one-in-one educational situations, but the value of the learning experience has been greatly affected. And while some students have celebrated the six-month spring/summer break, there is […]

Kids Across America Are Asking: How Can We Help?

Across the country and around the world, we’re all feeling the effects of the COVID-19 epidemic. Hospitals and health care workers, employers, parents, students, teachers – all are feeling a level of anxiety over the future. Will we have enough equipment to treat those who will require hospitalization? Will unemployment continue to rise? Will our […]

Foundation Spotlight: Mentee Kevin Akers

It has been an exciting time for LEAP Foundation DC scholar Kevin Thomas Akers, who recently spent time in Santiago de Chile, representing the United States at the Concausa Continental Summit. The University of Massachusetts Lowell freshman was invited to attend as the co-founder of STEM for the Streets, which exposes historically disenfranchised and underserved […]