Tagged: STEM

High school students in a classroom with Nursing speaker Shanear Bell in a pink head wrap.

STEM Speaker Series at Bartram High

By Allison Kelsey Posted: April 29, 2022

PEF’s College Access Program is hosting a 3-week STEM Enrichment Speaker Series for 9th and 10th-grade students at Bartram High…

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1,200 High School Students to Benefit from $60K STEM Equity Grant from GSK

1,200 High School Students to Benefit from $60K STEM Equity Grant from GSK

By Allison Kelsey Posted: March 22, 2022

We are glad to announce that our long partnership with GSK continues through a $60,000 STEM Equity grant for 2022….

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Britney Davis Joins PEF as STEM Project Manager

Britney Davis Joins PEF as STEM Project Manager

By Allison Kelsey Posted: June 28, 2021

The Philadelphia Education Fund welcomes Britney Davis as the STEM Project Manager. Britney joined the PEF team on June 16th….

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Young Black man in lab coat and mask pulled down adjusting goggles against a blue backdrop.

From Hidden Figures to Industry Leaders: Advancing Diversity in STEM Careers

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: April 1, 2021

It’s been 16 years since the publication of Rising Above the Gathering Storm, a landmark report from the National Academy…

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Young woman in a science classroom with model of internal anatomy

GSK announces over $1M for local nonprofits to increase equity in STEM education and careers

By Philadelphia Education Fund Posted: February 4, 2021

This morning, February 4, 2021, GSK announced over $1M for local nonprofits to increase equity in STEM education and careers,…

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PEF Launches STEM Equity Collective with GSK

By Allison Kelsey Posted: August 12, 2020

This morning, August 12, 2020, we announced our collaboration with global healthcare company GSK to help Black, Latinx, and female…

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In Photo: Portrait of STEM Work-Study Student, Lonard Encarnacion

Meet Our STEM Summer Work-Study Students

By Nancy Peter Posted: July 3, 2020

  Penn students Manasa Sudunagunta and Lonard Encarnacion have joined the McKinney Center for STEM Education team for summer 2020….

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In Photo: Portrait of Nancy Peter smiling

McKinney Center Director Selected for State Science Standards Committee

By Nancy Peter Posted: May 19, 2020

We are pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Nancy Peter, Director of PEF’s McKinney Center Director of STEM Education,…

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