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Charles Gill, STEM Leader, Lumity Volunteer & Leadership Author “If each one of us reaches one or two kids, they will grow up to reach others. Think about the impact we will have.” STEM leader and professional coach Charles Gill is a STEMTalk extraordinaire and one of...

Daood Shah, Student-Based Enterprise Participant The Blessing of a Broken Finger An avid baseball player, Daood Shah was more than a little disappointed when he broke his finger during the spring of his senior year at Chicago Math and Science Academy. It was an unlucky, abrupt ending...

Caleb Neal, Relationship Manager on Building Relationships As Lumity’s relationship manager, Caleb Neal deserves a ton of credit for Lumity’s success. He helped launch our STEM Career Prep program with our partner schools and grew our pilot pre-apprenticeship program to what is now STEMWorks. For Caleb, Lumity’s work...

Remote Learning—AGAIN?  Unprecedented. Challenging. Perfect storm. Whatever we call it, today’s education environment is here for a bit longer. So, how can we, as educators, make remote learning as engaging as possible? Over the past six months, Lumity led a virtual summer program for our STEM Prep...

We are excited to share more good news from our 2019 Pre-Apprenticeship cohort! Graduate Cortorian Causey will be starting a new position as a full-time Case Manager at Bank of America this fall.  Cortorian’s position is a perfect blend of his computer and his customer service skills—and...

[caption id="attachment_20872" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Madeline Ryder (fourth from left) poses with other volunteers and students from CVCA on a STEM challenge day.[/caption] “My generation is a product of a lot of hard work done by women before us. Be confident in what you do and actively...

“I think companies benefit from hiring Lumity Pre-Apprenticeship graduates. The program has taught us a lot about becoming independent and overcoming challenges. We’re mature, focused, and ready to work!” – Jaquisha Carr, Pactiv   Only six months into her job at Pactiv and Lumity graduate Jaquisha Carr already...