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June 11, 2021 – Alumni, teachers, and friends from CMSA, HSA McKinley Park and HSA Southwest Chicago gathered together outside at HSA McKinley Park High School. This annual picnic had the theme “Concept Cares” in reference to the Concept Schools Network that binds these three public charter high schools in Chicago. The event was held...
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Brian Herrera, a Chicago Math and Science Academy former student, became a Dreamer when he graduated from high school. However, he still couldn’t receive state and federal financial aid and could only afford to attend a community college. Brian was frustrated by the lack of resources and financial support in his quest to get a...
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Future Institute is dedicated to helping Concept Schools‘ graduates succeed, so we love to share our good news with the world! While 2020 and 2021 have so far been frustrating years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve been able to help several alumni with employment in the past year. Congratulations to the following IMSA North...
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Daniel Lopez graduated from Chicago Math and Science Academy (CMSA) in 2010 and received his bachelor’s at Northeastern Illinois University in Communications and Media in 2017. Daniel had the same frustrations as many college graduates do after completing their degrees: finding a job that suits them and uses their hard-earned degree. Fortunately, because Daniel was working...
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Future Institute administered a survey as part of the Future Institute Research Center, which asked nearly 150 high school seniors in the class of 2019 questions about their readiness and preparation for college and careers. The data from this survey is still in the process of being analyzed and this is only a general overview of a...
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Are you looking for an easy way to help college students who may struggling with their transitions after high school or completing their degrees? You can invest in the next generation in the workforce by volunteering! Future Institute has programs and opportunities for you to get involved and you don’t have to give too much of...
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Updated June 28, 2019 Harold Jones-Quartey gave the keynote address at Horizon Science Academy (HSA) Columbus High School’s graduation ceremony on May 25th, 2019 at 5:00 p.m at Arlington High School auditorium located at 1650 Ridgeview Rd, Upper Arlington, OH 43221. Jones-Quartey is a distinguished alumnus who has contributed to the school’s community since he...
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On December 7, 2018, the Future Institute in partnership with ICATT Apprenticeship Program representatives, Melissa Kmetz and Steven Pawlowicz, gave a presentation and overview of the ICATT Apprenticeship Program to seven graduates from Chicago Math and Science Academy who had expressed interest in learning more about the program.  Learn more about the ICATT Apprenticeship Program and its...
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