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Recent Press

3.17.17 21 Schools Selected for New FUSE Studios with CompTIA-Funded Tech Activities for Students

1.11.17 FUSE CompTIA Partnership Grant Application open until 2/24/17

1.11.17 CompTIA Partners with FUSE at Northwestern U to Expand STEAM Education in 21 Schools

Fall 2016: The FUSE Phenomenon. Inquiry Magazine, Northwestern School of Education & Social Policy

9.6.16 Finnish Educators seek closer look at FUSE Program

4.20.16  CPS Military Academy receives FUSE grant for 2016-17 school year

1.19.16 - FUSE announces grants for 2016-17 school year

11.30.15 - Clark County students explore interests with FUSE (Springfield News-Sun)

11.30.15 - Local jewelry designer creates FUSE challenge (Northwestern News)

9.13.2015 - District 54 STEM coach shares enthusiasm for problem-solving with students, teachers

8.26.15 - Game to Learn (Evanston RoundTable)

6.3.15 - Closeup: President Visits McGaw YMCA MetaMedia Center

5.14.15 - Estudiantes hispanos aprenden matemáticas y ciencias de forma divertida (Telemundo)

4.15.15 - Gardiner students try their hands at solar and wind power

2.13.15 - New youth center slated to open in March

12.20.14 - New classes at District 47 aim to expose kids to science, tech fields

11.11.14 - FUSE's level-up gaming approach hooks students in Lexington, Kentucky

5.23.14 - FUSE in the spotlight at the Center for the Advancement of Informal Science Education

4.1.14 - FUSE design challenge winners from ETHS visit Washington, D.C. (Northwestern News)

2.19.14 - FUSE featured in Northwestern Research Newsletter (see bottom of p. 2)

1.29.14 - Schaumburg teacher awed at State of the Union

1.27.14 - Schaumburg teacher headed to State of the Union address (WDCB interview)

1.27.14 - Congresswoman Duckworth invites Schaumburg science teacher as guest to State of the Union (Press Release)

1.25.14 - Schaumburg teacher invited to Obama's State of the Union (Chicago Tribune)

1.22.14 - FUSE Educator invited to State of the Union address (Northwestern News)

1.22.14 - Schaumburg science teacher invited to State of the Union (Daily Herald)

1.13.14 - Lincoln Prairie students design solar cars with FUSE (Chicago Tribune)

10.25.13 - Rep. Duckworth helps launch FUSE in District 54 (Chicago Tribune)

10.25.13 - District 54 launches Northwestern's FUSE program with support from U.S. Rep Tammy Duckworth (Daily Herald)

8.1.13 - FUSE Engages Kids at Korea's Largest Science Festival (SESP News)

The stories from July 22-25, 2013 document STEAM Studio, which FUSE co-hosted as part of the Chicago Summer of Learning intiative.
7.25.13 - Mayor Emanuel Visits Summer of Learning Students (FOX News)

7.25.13 - Mayor Emanuel Visits STEAM Studio




7.23.13 - 3D Jewelry Workshop at STEAM Studio




7.22.13 - FUSE Hosts Open House Challenges at STEAM Studio




3.7.13 - Mayor Emanuel Tours Newly Renovated Humboldt Park Library (photos)

3.6.13 - "Nothing says renovation like a robotic printer," tweets Chicago Mayor's Office

3.6.13 - Mayor Emanuel Tours Renovated Humboldt Park Library: New Space for Children Includes Dedicated STEM Area and First YOUmedia in a Branch (Press Release)

2.21.13 - MakerCorps at the Evanston Public Library - featuring FUSE (Maker Ed)

2.11.2013 - Office of STEM Education Partnerships launches program in Chicago (Daily Northwestern)

2.8.13 - Out-of-School Program Expands to New Sites (Northwestern News)

Summer 2012 - Free Spirit Media: News on the Road (YouSTEM)