Service Event - iCons Case Study

On August 4, iCAN bridged new territory by showcasing the first ever iCons-style case study presented to high-school students grades 9-12. Seven alumni gathered at MIT as part of Junior Achievement’s Summer Institute to present a case study highlighting food deserts to over 40 students from various Massachusetts high schools.

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Service Event - JA In a Day

On June 26 the network partnered with Junior Achievement of Northern New England to teach fifth, sixth, and seventh grade classes for a day. Six alumni traveled to the Eliot Innovation K-8 School in Boston for “JA in a Day”, a full-day program for students conducted in their regular school classrooms.

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Service Event - iCons Case Study @ JA Summer Institute

On June 26 the network partnered with Junior Achievement of Northern New England to teach fifth, sixth, and seventh grade classes for a day. Six alumni traveled to the Eliot Innovation K-8 School in Boston for “JA in a Day”, a full-day program for students conducted in their regular school classrooms.

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Social Event - ICAN BBQ with Scott Auerbach

Last weekend ICAN celebrated its one year anniversary with burgers, beers, and the one and only Scott Auerbach!

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Career Event - ICAN Get a Job!

This February the network held its annual on-campus event focused on helping current iCons students get a head start on their careers. Nearly a dozen of our amazing alumni traveled back to Amherst for “ICAN Get a Job!”

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Service Event - iCons Survival Guide

As part of an effort to give back to the campus community, eight members of the network travelled back to campus in December of 2016 to present the iCons Survival Guide.

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Service Event - Geek is Glam!

On October 15th 2016, iCAN traveled to Worcester to volunteer with the Girl Scouts of Central and Western Massachusetts in the annual Geek is Glam Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) event.

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Service Event - Career Speed Dating Workshop

On August 17, the network partnered with Junior Achievement of Northern New England to give students a glimpse into the working world. Matt Richard and Emily Travers participated in a round-robin panel discussion called the “Careers Speed Dating Workshop” as part of Junior Achievement’s annual Summer Institute.

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Service Event - JA Summer Insitute

On August 17, the network partnered with Junior Achievement of Northern New England for a round robin workshop in which alumni engaged with high school students for meaningful conversations about how to prepare for and excel in college and life after college. Five alumni traveled to Northeastern University to give a presentation called “Evolution of Life: Leaving the Nest” as part of Junior Achievement’s annual Summer Institute.

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