• Scecina freshmen visit Purdue Youth Institute, dig into challenge of feeding the world's hungry people

    By Beth Murphy, Director of Marketing Communications

    Many of us think about food a lot. We might think about food dozens of times a day. That’s 7 billion people thinking about food.

    Sadly, 40% of all food goes to waste. Most hungry people live in developing countries, where 12.9 percent of the population is undernourished. 

    Four Scecina freshmen explored these issues as they took part in the World Food Prize Youth Institute at Purdue University this spring. ... Read More

  • 5 students earn week-long STEM experience at Indiana University

    By Beth Murphy, Director of Marketing Communications

    Five Scecina students will spend a week in July living in a dorm at Indiana University in Bloomington and attending biology classes, while also having some campus fun. 

    They have been accepted into the Jim Holland Summer Enrichment Program at IU. This is an opportunity for high-achieving, underrepresented high school students “to broaden their horizons in genetics, evolution, environmental biology, molecular biology, plant sciences, and more,” according to the IU website. ... Read More

  • Scecina’s Biomedical Science opportunity opens doors for senior

    By Beth Murphy, Director of Marketing Communications

    How many high schoolers spend 40 hours a week in June and July studying cells under a microscope to see if they will turn into cancer? That’s how Scecina’s Natalia McCallister (left) spent her summer vacation, and she was happy for the opportunity to work eight weeks at the Indiana University Simon Cancer Center. 

    Natalia’s path to cancer research started in Scecina’s classrooms, specifically in the four-year Project Lead the Way Biomedical Science sequence. 

    Never heard of Project Lead the Way? It’s a national initiative, with ... Read More

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